Bucks vs Clippers Betting Matchup Report
|Los Angeles Clippers||Milwaukee Bucks|
|31-15||January 27, 2014, 08:00 | Bradley Center||8-35|
Los Angeles pays a visit to Milwaukee on Monday, hoping to send the Bucks to a loss while also covering the spread in NBA action at Bradley Center.
The Clippers will try to spoil the party on Monday; they are 27-19 ATS against the number this season, while the Bucks are 15-28 ATS. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injury news). Los Angeles is 25-19-2 on the totals; Milwaukee is 22-21.
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Sportsbooks such as 5Dimes had set the Bucks as 9-point underdogs on the opening line for this contest. The total was listed earler at 198.5, but may be on the move at Bovada and other top sites.
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Bucks at No. 28 and the Clippers at No. 9 heading into this contest. Handicapping models run by the computers at Odds Shark project a 97-83 result in favor of the Clippers.
Last time out for Los Angeles, they were a 126-118 winner as they battled the Raptors on the road. The Clippers covered in the match as a 1-point underdog, while 244 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Toronto was victimized by Jamal Crawford for 37 points as the Clippers defeated the Raptors 126-118 in NBA action on Saturday.
The Bucks were a 112-87 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Hawks. They failed to cover the 2-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (199) made winners of OVER bettors. The Bucks were blown out by Atlanta on Saturday, losing by a 112-87 final at Bradley Center in basketball betting action.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Milwaukee's No. 30-ranked offense, averaging 91.26 PPG, against a Clippers defense that ranks No. 14 at 100.35 PPG. The Bucks field goal percentage has averaged 42.22% so far, less than the Clippers shooters have achieved on the year, 46.72% per game.
Los Angeles home to Washington, Wednesday, January 29th
Milwaukee home to Phoenix, Wednesday, January 29th