Pointspread favors Spurs in battle with Clippers
Los Angeles Clippers vs San Antonio Spurs Odds
The Spurs will be trying to slam the Clippers on Monday when the teams tip off at AT&T Center in NBA betting action.
This season the Spurs are 8-2 overall and 6-3-1 ATS against the number, while the Clippers are 7-2 and 7-2 ATS. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). As for the totals, San Antonio is 5-5 on the OU, and Los Angeles is 5-4.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 8 (Spurs) and the No. 3 (Clippers) teams in the league, according to our current NBA Power Rankings at Odds Shark. A 107-103 result in favor of the Clippers is predicted by handicapping models.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up San Antonio's No. 11-ranked offense (99.9 PPG) against a Clippers defense that ranks No. 7 at 93.2 PPG. The Spurs have averaged 47.6% from the field per game, less than the Clippers have managed so far this season (49.5% on average).
Defensively, the Clippers feature the league's No. 6-rated defense on the road, giving up 92.5 points per game. San Antonio, meanwhile, comes in at No. 4 in the league in scoring at home.
In their last action, Los Angeles was a 101-80 winner at home against the Bulls. They covered the 6-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (181) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. Chicago was run off the court by the Clippers on Saturday as Los Angeles blasted the Bulls 101-80 at STAPLES Center.
San Antonio was a 126-100 winner in its last match at home against the Nuggets. They covered the 6-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 226 sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Denver was run off the court by the Spurs on Saturday as San Antonio blasted the Nuggets 126-100 at AT&T Center.
Los Angeles Clippers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Oklahoma City are 4-6
After playing Chicago are 6-4
After a win are 6-4
San Antonio Spurs Trends:
When playing on Monday are 8-2
Before playing Boston are 5-5
After playing Denver are 6-4
After a win are 7-3
A few Clippers at Spurs trends to consider:
LA Clippers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of the LA Clippers last 6 games when playing on the road against San Antonio
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of the LA Clippers last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of the LA Clippers last 6 games on the road
San Antonio is 19-1 SU in their last 20 games when playing at home against LA Clippers
San Antonio is 15-2 SU in its last 17 games at home
San Antonio is 22-3 SU in their last 25 games when playing LA Clippers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Antonio's last 6 games when playing at home against LA Clippers
LA Clippers at Oklahoma City, Wednesday, November 21
San Antonio at Boston, Wednesday, November 21