O'Sullivan's Monday NBA Playoffs Pick: Grizzlies vs Warriors – Dillon Brooks back, Ja Morant iffy, game chippy

Memphis Grizzlies at Golden State Warriors, 10 pm Eastern.
Dillon Brooks, right, will be back, but will Ja Morant play?
Dillon Brooks, right, will be back, but will Ja Morant play?@memgrizz on Twitter

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Memphis Grizzlies at Golden State Warriors, 10 pm Eastern

The Pick: Memphis +10.5 (-110), bet $22 to win $20

Memphis coach Taylor Jenkins says that Ja Morant is “likely” out for Game 4, due to a knee injury suffered in Game 3 when Jordan Poole pulled at his kneecap. I believe Morant will play, but even if he doesn’t, 10.5 is way too many points even after Golden State blew the Grizzlies out on Saturday, 142-112. This series has been chippy and physical, with each team having players committing, er, “questionable” fouls, but it’s been hard-fought and I don’t think Jenkins is above a little gamesmanship going into tonight. Besides, Memphis has proven they can play, and win, without Morant. This season they went 20-4 without the superstar - 20-4! They’ll have Dillon Brooks back from suspension, and they know that if they lose tonight the series is most likely over. A double-digit spread to a team that’s the second seed is too much. Tonight’s game will be close.

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