San Antonio Spurs vs Los Angeles Clippers Odds
The Spurs will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Clippers in Los Angeles at STAPLES Center on Wednesday in NBA action.
Los Angeles battles the Spurs, currently with a 4-0 mark (2-1-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 4-0 for the Clippers and 2-2 for the Spurs. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).
Sportsbooks such as TopBet had the Clippers installed as 1-point underdogs in this particular matchup. The over-under number was listed by most sportsbooks, including , at 199.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 16-rated Clippers and the No. 3-ranked Spurs, according to the NBA Power Rankings here at Odds Shark. Predictive-scoring formulas run on this game indicate a potential 108-101 result in favor of the Spurs.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Los Angeles's No. 4-ranked offense, averaging 104.2 PPG, against a Spurs defense that ranks No. 4 at 89.5 PPG. The Clippers field goal percentage has averaged 48% so far, less than the Spurs shooters have achieved on the year, 48.8% per game.
Defensively, the Spurs feature the league's No. 9-rated defense on the road, giving up 95 points per game. Los Angeles, meanwhile, comes in at No. 9 in the league in scoring at home.
The Spurs were a 101-79 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Pacers. They covered the 8.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (180) made winners of UNDER bettors. The battle between the Spurs and Pacers didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Indiana was handed a 101-79 defeat on Monday at AT&T Center.
Last time out for Los Angeles, they were a 108-101 loser as they battled the Cavaliers at home. The Clippers failed to cover in the match as a 10-point favorite, while 209 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Los Angeles got 20 points from Blake Griffin but lost anyway 108-101 against the Cavaliers on Monday at STAPLES Center.
San Antonio Spurs Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Sacramento are 7-3
After playing Indiana are 6-4
After a win are 9-1
Los Angeles Clippers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Portland are 6-4
After playing Cleveland are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6
A few Spurs at Clippers trends to consider:
San Antonio is 12-1 SU in their last 13 games when playing on the road against LA Clippers
San Antonio is 23-2 SU in their last 25 games when playing LA Clippers
San Antonio is 21-4 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone UNDER in 20 of San Antonio's last 24 games when playing on the road against LA Clippers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of the LA Clippers last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 20 of the LA Clippers last 24 games when playing at home against San Antonio
The total has gone OVER in 4 of the LA Clippers last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of the LA Clippers last 7 games when playing San Antonio
San Antonio at Sacramento, Friday, November 9
LA Clippers at Portland, Thursday, November 8