Clippers visit Kings in NBA clash
Los Angeles Clippers vs Sacramento Kings Odds
A key NBA battle sees the visiting Clippers travelling to Sacramento Tuesday to face the Kings on Tuesday.
Sacramento will face the 46-21 Clippers, who own a 37-29-1 ATS mark on the season. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). In totals betting, the Kings are 40-26-1 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Clippers are 35-32 favoring the OVER.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game pits the Kings, currently No. 28 in the Odds Shark NBA Power Rankings, against the Clippers, who rate No. 4 in the most recent survey. Meanwhile, math and computer handicapping models run on this game predict a 106-94 victory for the Clippers.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Clippers rank No. 19 in the league with 41.6 per game. That compares with Sacramento’s No. 26 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Sacramento is the NBA’s No. 13-ranked team at 7.2 per game, while the Clippers rate No. 12 with 7.5 per contest.
Defensively, the Clippers feature the league's No. 5-rated defense on the road, giving up 94.8 points per game. Sacramento, meanwhile, comes in at No. 6 in the league in scoring at home.
Los Angeles was a 93-80 winner in its last match at home against the Knicks. They earned a push of the 13-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 173 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. The Clippers grabbed a 93-80 win over the Knicks on Sunday, behind a 20-point effort from Chris Paul at STAPLES Center.
In their last action, Sacramento was a 113-102 loser on the road against the Lakers. They failed to cover the 8.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (215) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. Sacramento got 26 points from Isaiah Thomas en route to a 113-102 loss against Los Angeles on Sunday at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles Clippers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Philadelphia are 3-7
After playing New York are 4-6
After a win are 6-4
Sacramento Kings Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Minnesota are 3-7
After playing LA Lakers are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6
A few Clippers at Kings trends to consider:
LA Clippers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing Sacramento
LA Clippers are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games on the road
LA Clippers are 11-4 SU in their last 15 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of the LA Clippers last 10 games when playing on the road against Sacramento
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Sacramento's last 5 games at home
Sacramento is 20-5 SU in their last 25 games when playing at home against LA Clippers
The total has gone OVER in 13 of Sacramento's last 17 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Sacramento's last 10 games when playing at home against LA Clippers
LA Clippers home to Philadelphia, Wednesday, March 20
Sacramento home to Minnesota, Thursday, March 21