Clippers close out season at Portland
The Los Angeles Clippers and the Portland Trail Blazers will wrap up the NBA's regular-season schedule on Wednesday night when those two teams hit the hardwood together at the sportsbooks.
The Clippers topped the Blazers 122-117 but failed to cover the 9.5-point spread on the NBA lines at home in the most recent game between the playoff-bound teams. The OVER has paid out for bettors in each of their last two matchups.
Computer Prediction: Los Angeles Clippers vs Portland Trail Blazers Pick
Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 103-100 win for the Clippers. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Portland battles the Los Angeles Clippers, currently with a 57-24 mark (46-34-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals betting, are 45-35-1 for the Portland Trail Blazers and 42-37-2 for the Los Angeles Clippers. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Portland vs Los Angeles injuries news.
According to the betting Power Rankings at Odds Shark, it's the No. 19-rated Portland Trail Blazers and the No. 2-rated Clippers in this NBA basketball matchup.
How Los Angeles Clippers vs Portland Trail Blazers Stats Matchup
The game also pits Portland's No. 3-ranked offense averaging 106.7 PPG, against a Los Angeles Clippers defense that ranks No. 14 at 100.84 PPG. The Portland Trail Blazers field goal percentage has averaged 45% so far, less than the Los Angeles Clippers shooters have achieved on the year, 47.54% per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Los Angeles won its last outing, a 117-105 result against the Nuggets on April 15. The Clippers covered in that game as a 10.5-point favorite, while the 222 combined points took the game OVER the total. Blake Griffin scored 24 points leading the Clippers to a 117-105 victory over Denver at STAPLES Center on Tuesday.
In their last action, Portland was a 119-117 winner at home against the Warriors. They failed to cover the 4.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (236) was profitable news for OVER bettors. Portland got 26 points from LaMarcus Aldridge en route to a 119-117 victory over Golden State on Sunday at Moda Center.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Portland Trail Blazers Betting Odds Trends
LA Clippers is 7-2 ATS in its last 9 games
LA Clippers is 20-4 SU in its last 24 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of LA Clippers's last 9 games
LA Clippers is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Portland is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Portland is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
Portland is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Portland is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Los Angeles home to , Wednesday, December 31st
Portland home to , Wednesday, December 31st