Two teams sitting in and out of the playoff places of their respective conference, the Los Angeles Clippers (35-29), looking to turn their latest victory into a streak, are hosting the New York Knicks (13-49), who saw a small and rare winning streak end and want to bounce back.
Date/Time: 03-03-2019, 15:30 EDT
Spread: Los Angeles Clippers -10
Los Angeles Clippers have a 35-29 record (36-28 against the spread) so far this season and are currently tied with the Spurs in the 7th place of the West. They have won two of their last three matches and in their last game they won on the road against the Kings with a 116-109 score, beating the odds. They are led in scoring by Lou Williams with 19.8 ppg and a team high 5.4 dimes per game off the bench. He is followed by Danilo Gallinari with 18.8 ppg and 5.9 boards per game.
New York Knicks have a 13-49 record (26-35-1 against the spread) so far this season and currently sit in the last place of the whole league. In their last game they saw a two-game winning streak getting snapped by losing at home against the Cavaliers with a 118-125 score, not beating the odds. They are led in scoring by Dennis Smith Jr with 15.5 ppg, adding and a team high 6.6 dimes per game. He is followed by Emmanuel Mudiay with 14.8 ppg and 3.8 dimes.
In their two meetings last season each team won at home (Clippers by 23 points and Knicks by 22). Clippers have a 17-12 home record, while the Knicks are 7-23 on the road. Clippers are better both offensively, scoring 113.7 ppg to Knicks’ 105.9 and defensively, allowing 113.7 ppg to Knicks’ 114.1. They also have better percentages both in field goals (46.7% to 43.2%) and in 3-pointers (37.9% to 33.8%). Knicks on the other hand are better in turnovers committed (13 to 13.9), while Clippers are better both in boards grabbed (45.2 to 44.5) and in dimes made (23.2 to 20). Clippers are the absolute favorite at home and Vegas odds give them a -10 spread and expect them to beat the odds for an easy home victory.
New York Knicks vs Los Angeles Clippers Prediction: Los Angeles Clippers -10 (-113)
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