Nuggets vs Clippers Prediction: Statistical Analysis
Nuggets vs Clippers Prediction: The Clippers are expected to win against the Nuggets as per Statistical Analysis
The Nuggets (11-7) take on the rejuvenated Clippers (11-8) in their 13th road trip at Crypto.com Arena.
In a game that saw over 250 points, the Nuggets recently defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder. Denver Nuggets defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder 131-126 in extra time on Wednesday night thanks to 39 points from Nikola Jokic, 30 from Aaron Gordon.
After a run of victories at home, the Clippers were defeated by the Golden State Warriors on the road. The Golden State Warriors defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 124-107 on Wednesday night thanks in large part to Andrew Wiggins’ season-high 31 points, which prevented the Clippers from winning their fourth straight game. Wiggins also made back-to-back 3-pointers during a crucial stretch midway through the third quarter.
Nuggets vs Clippers prediction: Key Stats
Jokic fires the Nuggets to their 11th victory
The Nuggets won their 11th game of the season, keeping them in 2nd place in the Western Conference. Denver outlasted the Oklahoma City Thunder on the road despite the absence of several crucial players like Jamal Murray and Michael Porter Jr. Jokic scored 39 points in a game in which he went all-out in the second quarter, scoring 14 points to give Denver a 17-point lead.
Denver scored 47.7% field goals and an 36.8% 3-pointers to go with 55 Rebounds and 31 assists.
Clippers Stumbles on Road
Clippers after a string of wins at home lost on the road. The clippers lost 124-107 to the Golden State Warrior and are 11-8 in the regular season. The Clippers were rattled early by the Golden State Warriors who fired 32 and 34 points to lead by 19 points after the second quarter. Marcus Morris Sr was the best player on field for the Clippers. Terance Mann added 17 points, and Marcus Morris Sr. led the Clippers with 19 points. Amir Coffey’s first three field goals were successful. Morris Sr. had 5 rebounds and scored 19 points.
Nuggets vs. Clippers Prediction: Nuggets Statistics
The Nuggets have won 40% of their last five matches. In the last five away fixtures, Nuggets has won 60% of its games averaging around 114 points per game.
In the last five games the Nuggets have played:
- A number of games with a difference of 3 points or less: 3
- Games had a differential of 4-10 points or more: 02
The Nuggets average 113.5 points per game. The most recent game saw them scoring over average as Nuggets scored 131 points.
The Nuggets defensively are averaging 33.3 defensive rebounds and 7.2 steals and 4.0 blocks.
Clippers vs Nuggets Prediction: Clippers Statistics
The Clippers have won 60% of their last five matches. In last five home games, the Clippers have won 80% of them, averaging around 108 points per game.
In the last five games the Nuggets have played:
- A number of games with a difference of 3 points or less: 0
- Games had a differential of 4-10 points or more: 2
The Clippers average 106.7 points per game. The most recent game saw them scoring above average as the Clippers scored 107 points.
The Clippers are averaging 35.4 defensive rebounds and 6.9 steals and 4.8 blocks.
Nuggets vs Clippers Odds
- Nuggets: +3.5 (-104)
- Clippers: +3.5 (-106)
- Nuggets: -125
- Clippers: +140
- Nuggets: 56%
- Clippers: 44%
Nuggets vs Clippers Prediction: Recent Form
The Nuggets are 11-7 and are first in the Northwest division. The Nuggets have been inconsistent both home and away in the last five fixtures with 2-3 in. Nuggets’ points scoring has been inconsistent as well with below 100 points in two games over 100 in three matches.
The Clippers are second in the Pacific division 11-8 and have been in good form off-late winning 3 of its last five games and has been more consistent at home with 4 wins in the last five games with an average score of more than 105.
Nuggets vs Clippers Head-to-Head Statistics
During the regular season, 185 games were played between these two teams. The Nuggets lead the Clippers with 102 victories. 83 games have been won by the Clippers. Nuggets in the last five games have dominated the Clippers too. The nuggets are 4-1 in the last five games.
Last Meeting: The Nuggets defeated the Clippers 127-115
Nuggets vs Clippers Prediction: Players to Watch Out
Nikola Jokic (Center)
Points Per Game: 21.5 | Rebounds Per Game: 9.4 | Assists Per Game: 9.0
Michael Porter Jr (Power Forward)
Points Per Game: 16.4 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.0 | Steals Per Game: 0.6
Jamal Murray (Point Guard)
Points Per Game: 16.1 | Rebounds Per Game: 3.7 | Assists Per Game: 4.7
*Murray’s availability is subject to fitness
Paul George (Shooting Guard)
Points Per Game: 23.6 | Assists Per Game: 4.3 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.0
Marcus Morris Sr. (Small Forward)
Points Per Game: 14.4 | Rebounds Per Game: 5.3 | Assists Per Game: 2.2
Norman Powell (Small Forward)
Points Per Game: 13.7 | Rebounds Per Game: 2.6 | Assists Per Game: 1.4
Clippers vs Nuggets Prediction: Predicted Winner
The clippers and Nuggets are evenly matched. The Clippers have find some form and are even better side at home. The Clippers are 4-1 in the last five games at home and would be looking to bounce back after the Capitulation on the Road. The Nuggets will try to snap a three-game winning streak for the Clippers at home and have a better head-to-head record their way. however, we don’t see it going the Nuggets way especially after side is plagued with so many injuries.
Prediction: Clippers to Win