Los Angeles Clippers vs Toronto Raptors NBA Odds and Predictions
With all doors for playoffs closed for Toronto Raptors, Tuesday night they will be up against Los Angeles Clippers at the Amalie Arena. Clippers have already qualified for playoffs and with just few regular season games left they will be looking to cement their third position in Western conference points table.
Toronto Raptors on the other hand have nothing to lose but they will look forward to collecting few wins to have a face saver before the season ends for them. Recently, Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam posted a video on social media which surprised his mom with an awesome gift for Mother’s Day. This season, Siakam is averaging 21.4 points per game, 7.2 rebounds and 4.5 assists per game while shooting 45.5% from the field through 56 games this season.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Toronto Raptors NBA Odds and Predictions: Match Details
Los Angeles Clippers vs Toronto Raptors
Scheduled Time: 5:00PM EST
Host Team: Toronto Raptors
Where to Watch: The national broadcast partners of the NBA are ABC, TNT, ESPN and NBA TV. For out of market or online viewing use NBA League Pass.
FiveThirtyEight, predicts a win for the Clippers for this game against the Toronto Raptors. The latest Los Angeles Clippers vs Toronto Raptors NBA Odds and Predictions also predicts the same.The latest Los Angeles Clippers vs Toronto Raptors NBA Odds and Predictions have been updated on 11th May
Los Angeles Clippers vs Toronto Raptors NBA Odds and Predictions: Recent Form
After losing three straight games at the end of the April, Los Angeles Clippers got on track by winning two consecutive matches in the beginning of this month but lost the game against Knicks by 106-100. With 45 wins and 23 losses, the Los Angeles Clippers are currently in third place in the Western Conference standings.
Talking about playing the teams from Eastern conference, Clippers have won last 27 and lost just 13 games. Their home campaign has been more impressive than the on roads campaign. At roads, Clippers have maintained a record of 19-13 this season while at home they have won 26 of the 36 games that they played. Their last home win was against Memphis Grizzlies. Clippers have in total played 67 games as of now and they have won 45 and lost 23 games.
Toronto Raptors were finally gaining some momentum in this season’s NBA but they lost last three of their NBA games. Their last victory was against Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday. The 121-114 win over the Lakers lifted Toronto’s win to 27-41.
In the last 5 games, they have lost 4 games. They lost the last game against Grizzlies with a close margin of 109-99. Of 68 games that they played Raptors won 27 games and lost 41 games while playing against the other Conference teams, they won 17 and lost 23.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Toronto Raptors NBA Odds and Predictions: Head-to-Head
Regular season (49 games): Clippers – 22 wins, Raptors –27 wins.
Previous meeting: Clippers won 105-100 on 4st May 2021 in a regular season fixture.
Paul George who plays as the shooting guard showcased his talent and class against Lakers as he notched up 18 points and 4 assists. He has also averaged 5.4 dribbles per game.
Kawhi Leonard has been the top performer after averaging 25 points and an efficiency rating of 26.33.
Reggie Jackson has stepped up well with Nicolas Batum underperforming in the last couple of games. He has a free throw percentage of 78.6 and was in imperious touch in the previous game.
Ivica Zubac who has played at the center position has tons of experience in NBA with an average of 9.2 points and 7.3 rebounds per game in his career.
Pascal Siakam will be the power forward in the side with an average of 21 points in every outing so far. He managed to contribute 24 points and 2 assists and 7 rebounds in the last game.
OG Anunoby is an important small forward with an average of 15.9 per match.
Fred Vanvleet is another important key guard who averages close to 19.5 points in every outing. He managed to score 27 points in the last match.
Khem Birch played for 32 minutes in his last outing and accounted 13 points with 8 rebounds.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Toronto Raptors NBA Odds and Predictions: Predicted Winner
Toronto Raptors and Los Angeles Clippers will be up against each other for the 2nd time this season on Tuesday. FiveThirtyEight, gives Los Angeles Clippers edge over the Toronto Raptors. As per them, Clippers probability of winning the game stands at 57% while Toronto Raptors have 43% chances of defeating the Clippers.
Looking the outright prediction for this season’s NBA, Brooklyn Nets is favorite to win this season’s NBA. Los Angeles Clippers on the other hand is 3rd favorite as per Smarkets and 2nd favorite as per Oddschecker. Toronto Raptors fails to feature among Top-10 teams who could win this season’s NBA.