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Boston Celtics vs. Los Angeles Clippers

The Boston Celtics and the Los Angeles Clippers will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at STAPLES Center.

In their last action, Boston was a 129-98 loser on the road against the Nuggets. They failed to cover the 7.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (227) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

In their last action, Los Angeles was a 101-81 winner at home against the Magic. They covered the 8-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (182) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

Boston:
Team record: 13-22 SU, 16-19 ATS
Current streak: lost 5 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games when playing on the road against LA Clippers
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of last 20 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of last 15 games when playing LA Clippers
is 2-8 ATS in their last 10 games when playing LA Clippers

When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Golden State are 5-5
After playing Denver are 7-3
After a loss are 3-7

Los Angeles:
Team record: 24-13 SU, 22-15 ATS

LA Clippers are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of the LA Clippers last 7 games when playing at home against Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of the LA Clippers last 15 games when playing Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the LA Clippers last 7 games at home

When playing on Wednesday are 2-8
Before playing LA Lakers are 7-3
After playing Orlando are 4-6
After a win are 6-4

Next up:
Boston at Golden State, Friday, January 10
LA Clippers home to LA Lakers, Friday, January 10