Grizzlies battle vs Clippers highlights NBA odds

Los Angeles Clippers Memphis Grizzlies
12-7 December 05, 2013, 08:00 | FedExForum 9-8



FedExForum will feature Grizzlies vs. Clippers action on Thursday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NBA action.

The Clippers will look to vanquish their hosts on Thursday, as they are 10-9 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Grizzlies are 6-11 ATS. Los Angeles is 10-8-1 against the total, while Memphis is 9-8 versus the number. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).

View Los Angeles Clippers vs Memphis Grizzlies Odds and Stats.

According to new Power Rankings at Odds Shark, it's the No. 20-rated Grizzlies and the No. 1-rated Clippers in this matchup. Predictive computer formulas point to a 96-91 win for the Clippers on Thursday.

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Last time out for Los Angeles, they were a 107-97 loser as they battled the Hawks on the road. The Clippers failed to cover in the match as a 2.5-point favorite, while 204 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Los Angeles got 24 points from Blake Griffin but lost anyway 107-97 against the Hawks on Wednesday at Philips Arena.

Memphis was a 110-91 winner in its last match at home against the Suns. They covered the 3-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 201 sent OVER bettors to the payout window. The Grizzlies grabbed a 110-91 win over the Suns on Tuesday, behind a 23-point effort from Jon Leuer at FedExForum.

How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Clippers rank No. 15 in the league with 42.95 per game. That compares with Memphis’s No. 22 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Memphis is the NBA’s No. 30-ranked team at 4.47 per game, while the Clippers rate No. 14 with 7.89 per contest.

Next up:
Los Angeles at Cleveland, Saturday, December 7th
Memphis home to Golden State, Saturday, December 7th