Clippers vs Nuggets Prediction and Odds

Clippers vs Nuggets Prediction and Odds

Clippers vs Nuggets Prediction: Denver Nuggets are expected to win this match based on recent performances and Stats.


LA Clippers (21-18) will face the Denver Nuggets (24-13) tonight at the Pepsi Center in Denver. The Nuggets are leading the Western Conference but lost their last game versus the Timberwolves. The Clippers are placed 6th and have lost the last 3 games.

Clippers vs Nuggets Prediction: Last 5 Games analysis

The Clippers have won 2 of the last 5 away matches.

In the last 5 away games

  • The LA Clippers have averaged 124.0 points.
  • The LA Clippers have conceded 119.6 points.
  • The number of games with a difference of 3 points or less: 1
  • Games had a differential of 4-10 points or more: 3

The Nuggets have won 5 of the last 5 home matches.

In the last five home games

  • The Denver Nuggets have averaged 120.0 points.
  • The Denver Nuggets have conceded 112.1 points on an average
  • Number of games with a difference of 3 points or less: 1
  • Games with a difference of 4-10 points or more: 1

The Denver Nuggets will have the advantage at home.

Clippers vs Nuggets Prediction: Attack and Defense Analysis

Attack

The Clippers score 109.5 points per game on average on offense. In terms of points scored per game, the Clippers sit in 28th place. Both in terms of dribbles and 3-point percentage, the Clippers are sixth. On the NBA’s adjusted offensive ratings for this season, the Clippers are ranked 28th.

The Nuggets’ offense averages 50.8% field goal attempts and 116.4 points per game, the sixth most points ever accumulated in a game. The Denver Nuggets are second in field goal % and first in 3-point percentage, respectively. According to dunksandthrees.com’s adjusted offensive ratings for this season, the Nuggets are now fourth.

The Nuggets are ahead on attack quality

Defense

The Clippers force their rivals to shoot 45.7% from the field while giving up 109.4 points. The Clippers rank fourth in the NBA in terms of defensive points allowed this season. Based on dunks and three-pointers, the Clippers earned the sixth-highest defensive ratings in the NBA this season.

The Nuggets allow 114.5 points to their opponents while forcing them to shoot 48.6% from the field. In terms of points allowed on defense this year, the Nuggets are ranked 17th. The Nuggets have the 25th-best adjusted defensive ratings this season

The Clippers are ahead on Defense Quality

Clippers vs Nuggets Odds

Moneyline

  • LA Clippers: +175
  • Denver Nuggets: -195

Spread

  • LA Clippers +5: -108
  • Denver Nuggets -5: -110

Winning Probability

  • LA Clippers: 35%
  • Denver Nuggets: 65%
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Clippers vs Nuggets Prediction: Insights

Can the Clippers Snap a three-match losing streak?

The Clippers dropped their third consecutive game without Kawhi Leonard, but Paul George led the way with 25 points and seven assists. With a field goal percentage of 43.3% and a 3-point percentage of 41.4%, the Clippers scored 100 points against Miami Heat. The Clippers scored 9 points less than the league average, which put them well behind.

Can the Nuggets Keep up the Pace?

The Last game saw Nuggets dropping its second game in the last 9 matches. The Nuggets are 10-7 against the Spreads at home. The Nuggets are coming after dropping only their second game in the last 9. The Nuggets started to make their move early in the third, with Jamal Murray and Nikola Jokic leading the charge. However, Edwards stepped up and scored 10 of the Timberwolves’ final 12 points to put them back in the lead for good. Timberwolves defeated the Nuggets 124-111.

Clippers vs Nuggets Head-to-Head

In the NBA regular season, the Clippers and The Nuggets have faced each other 186 times. To the Clippers’ 83 victories, the Nuggets have won 103 games. In their last 5 games, the Nuggets have crushed the Clippers. All five of The Nuggets’ games have been victories.

Last Meeting: The Nuggets defeated the Clippers 114 to 104 in their most recent meeting.

Key Snippets: This fixture

  • The Match between both teams has averaged 218.6 points in the last 5 matches.
  • The Nuggets have averaged over 112.2 points in the last 5 matches against the Clippers.
  • The Clippers have averaged 106.4 points in the last 5 matches against the Nuggets.

Clippers vs Nuggets Prediction: Players to Watch Out

LA Clippers

Paul George (Shooting Guard)

  • Points Per Game: 24.4 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.1 | Assists Per Game: 5.3

Kawhi Leonard (Small Forward)

  • Points Per Game: 17.3 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.1| Assists Per Game: 3.9

Norman Powell (Small Forward)

  • Points Per Game: 15.0 | Rebounds Per Game: 2.8 | Assists Per Game: 1.7

Denver Nuggets

Nikola Jokic (Center)

  • Points Per Game: 25.6 | Rebounds Per Game: 10.8 | Assists Per Game: 9.5

Jamal Murray (Point Guard)

  • Points Per Game: 18.0 | Rebounds Per Game: 3.8 | Assists Per Game: 5.6

Aaron Gordon (Power Forward)

  • Points Per Game: 17.1 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.9 | Steals Per Game: 1.0

Clippers vs Nuggets Winner Prediction

  • Denver Nuggets have the home advantage
  • The Nuggets are ahead on the attack
  • The Clippers are ahead on the Defense
  • Overall: Nuggets to Win

In the last five games, Clippers’ road performance has been awful. The Clippers have won only two of their last five road games, but their offense has been stronger there recently, scoring 14.6 more points than the league average. In their previous five home games, the Nuggets have improved both offensively and defensively. They may be able to take advantage of the Clippers’ weak road average on defense, which has fallen short of the league average.

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