What are the Clippers’ odds of winning against the Lakers?
The Clippers are 2.5-point favorites in the latest Clippers vs. Lakers odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over-under for total points scored is 220.5. Before making any Lakers vs. Clippers picks, you need to check out the NBA predictions and betting advice from the red-hot SportsLine Projection Model.
What is going on with the Clippers?
The Clippers have been in a freefall ever since losing Paul George to a knee injury and oddsmakers expect their struggles to continue with NBA betting lines opening with the Mavs as 6.5-point home favorites.
When do the Dallas Mavericks play the LA Clippers?
The Dallas Mavericks will take on the LA Clippers at the Staples Center on Sunday in an enticing 2021-22 NBA game. The two franchises will be squaring off for the first time since their first-round matchup in the 2021 NBA playoffs, which the Clippers won in six games. The Mavericks will be eager to avenge that loss.
Are the Clippers playable at +220 odds?
At +220, the Clippers are playable, but considering they’ve lost 3 of their last 4, look to the spread for the better odds. Laying -280 on the Mavs down two key scorers isn’t smart.
Dallas Mavericks Preview
The Dallas Mavericks enter this contest with a 9-6 win/loss record this season.That is impressive, but their performances haven’t been as great as they would have liked to. The Mavericks rank 16th in both offensive and defensive rankings this season.
Key Player – Kristaps Porzingis
Kristaps Porzingis in action during Dallas Mavericks vs Phoenix Suns game.
Dallas Mavericks Predicted Lineup
G – Jalen Brunson | G – Tim Hardaway Jr. | F – Dorian Finney-Smith | F – Kristaps Porzingis | C – Dwight Powell.
LA Clippers Preview
The LA Clippers have struggled to produce quality performances in defense in their last two games, especially in the second half. They were outscored by 25 points in the last two quarters in their previous outing against the Pelicans.
Key Player – Paul George
Paul George in action during the Oklahoma City Thunder vs LA Clippers game.
LA Clippers Predicted Lineup
G – Eric Bledsoe | G – Reggie Jackson | F – Paul George | F – Nicolas Batum | C – Ivica Zubac.
Mavericks vs Clippers Match Prediction
The Dallas Mavericks may have to play this game without their star man Luka Doncic. That could impact their chances of winning this contest.
Who were the LA Clippers’ most efficient players?
Paul George and Kawhi Leonard of the LA Clippers. The LA Clippers were more efficient from the 3-point zone with Marcus Morris and Reggie Jackson getting 3, and 4 attempts on target. They were defensively astute throughout and produced their most impressive performance of the series so far.
Who is the second star of the Dallas Mavericks?
The Dallas Mavericks will be hoping for an improved performance from their second star Kristaps Porzingis. The LA Clippers did well to restrict both Porzingis and Tim Hardaway Jr. to around 30% from the field, as Jalen Brunson came off the bench and got 4 of his 6 3-pointers on target.
How many points did Luka Doncic have in game 3?
A crowded Dallas Mavericks’ arena saw plenty of Luka magic in game 3 as the star man fought a lonely fight and finished with 44 points, 9 assists and 9 rebounds. Doncic had a total of 28 field goal attempts on the night and was virtually involved in every good spell that the Mavericks had.
How many points did Reggie Jackson have in Game 3?
The two were also helped due to Reggie Jackson’ inclusion in the lineup in place of Patrick Beverley. Jackson finished with 16 points and 4 assists and could have easily scored more than 20.
How many points did Kawhi Leonard score in Game 3?
The LA Clippers had an all-round decent night in game 3 and will now be looking to tie the series. Kawhi Leonard top-scored with 36 points and went 13 of 17 from the field. The Clippers were impressive from the free throw line and got 16 of their 17 shots on target. Paul George and Kawhi Leonard of the LA Clippers.
Did Kristaps Porzingis have the best night in Game 3?
Kristaps Porzingis did not have the best of nights in game 3. The Dallas Mavericks got only 21 of their 39 free throws on target and will be ruing the missed chance to gain a 3-0 lead in the series.
Did the Clippers come back in game 3?
The LA Clippers sprung to life in game 3 and have given themselves a decent chance to stage a comeback. The Dallas Mavericks had a bad offensive night the last time around except for Doncic. They stayed in the game due to their star man, and will be hoping for better performances from their role players in the coming matches.
Opening Odds at USA Sportsbooks
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The Clippers are 25-33 ATS against Southwest Division opponents.
The under is 22-17 when the Clippers are road underdogs.
The Mavericks are 202-141 after consecutive non-conference games.
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Clippers vs Mavericks betting preview
Clippers: Paul George SF (Out), Kawhi Leonard SF (Out).
Mavericks: Spencer Dinwiddie G (Out), Tim Hardaway Jr. SG (Out), Davis Bertans F (Out), Sterling Brown SG (Out).
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Clippers vs Mavericks picks and predictions
Our predictions are compiled from the analysis of the spread and total and are indications of where we are leaning for this game.
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Money line (ML)
You know the CLIPPERS (-120) circled this game on the calendar following their thrashing at the hands of the Mavs earlier this season.
Against the spread (ATS)
PASS since L.A.’s money line is only 10 cents on the dollar more expensive than its spread. If the Clippers are -140 favorites or greater, then look to the spread.