7:30 PM EST
Grizzlies -6 over Timberwolves (loss)
We can’t say the Grizzlies have been the better team in this series, but they are better. I love the Timberwolves’ electric pace and high scoring ability, but bad defensive teams almost always falter in the playoffs. Look for Memphis to dominate this pivotal game five at home. Take the Grizzlies.
8:05 PM EST
Rangers +105 over Astros (loss)
Both teams are at the bottom of the AL West. We know Texas will probably stay there all year, but these are the games they need to win. Both pitchers are not to be trusted, and in a high scoring game, I like the hometown Texas team. Take the Rangers