Los Angeles Clippers vs Phoenix Suns Game 2 Odds and Predictions
Phoenix Suns continued their outstanding form on Sunday when it defeated Los Angeles Clippers in first game of Western Conference finals. With scored tied at 3rd quarter, Phoenix Suns went on to pull a 6 points win over the Clippers in 4th and finals quarter. Clippers star Kawhi Leonard missed his third straight game because of a sprained right knee whereas Suns on the other hand overcame the absence of Chris Paul in Game 1.
The brilliance of Devin Booker scripted a win for Suns in first game. Booker had 40 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists for his first career triple-double Sunday night. He was well assisted by Deandre Ayton who in his 37 minutes on court delivered 20 points for his team. For Clippers it was Paul George who pegged in maximum points for his team. He had 4 rebounds, 5 assists and total of 34 points for his team. Reggie Jackson on the hand had 24 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists.
The Game 2 of the finals will be played on Tuesday. Phoenix Suns will once again play a host to Los Angeles Clippers at Talking Stick Resort Arena.
FiveThirtyEight predicts a win for Phoenix Suns in Sunday afternoon clash against Los Angeles Clippers. The latest Los Angeles Clippers vs Phoenix Suns Game 2 Odds and Predictions also predicts the same.The latest Los Angeles Clippers vs Phoenix Suns Game 2 Odds and Predictions updated on 22nd June.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Phoenix Suns Game 2 Odds and Predictions: Match Details
Los Angeles Clippers vs Phoenix Suns Game 2
Scheduled Date and Time: June 22, 9 PM EST
Host Team: Phoenix Suns
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.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Phoenix Suns Game 2 Odds and Predictions: Recent Form
On Sunday, Phoenix Suns’ General Manager James Jones was named the NBA’s Executive of the Year. Under him, Phoenix Suns have been the best performing team this season and they are the most deserving team to lift this season’s NBA title. For Clippers’, Kawhi Leonard and forward Serge Ibaka are unlikely to play even on Tuesday night. Their weakness facing the teams away from their home was once again exposed.
Talking about recent form, Phoenix Suns made into Western Conference finals by pull out a complete sweep over the Denver Nuggets. The 7-games series ended in just 4-games with Nuggets failing to register a win in any of the four games. Phoenix Suns made into playoffs as No. 2 team from the Western Conference. They had 51 wins and 21 losses in the regular season while they had 30 wins out of 42 games against the teams of their own conference. Their best bet this season has been hosting team. In regular season they 27 wins and just 9 losses at home while on roads they had 24 wins and 12 defeats.
In round 1 of the playoffs, they were up against defending champions, Los Angeles Lakers. Suns won the 7-games series by 4-2 and made into conference semi-finals against Denver Nuggets. In semi-finals, they clean swept the 7-games series. They won the first four games and became the first team to qualify of conference finals.
For Clippers, since they entered the playoffs they have been involved in very competitive competitions. In round 1 of playoffs they were up against Dallas Mavericks. Clippers won the 7-games series by 4-3 to fix their clash against Utah Jazz in semi-finals. Utah Jazz entered the playoffs as table toppers in Western Conference points table. Clippers won the series against Jazz by registering 4 wins and 2 losses. On Sunday night, they lost to Phoenix Suns in first game of finals.
Talking about the regular season form, Clippers were Number 4 in the points table in regular season as they won 47 games and lost 25. Their conference record was slightly below Suns as they won 27 games and lost 15 games. Playing at home they won 26 games and lost 10 regular season games but on roads they had 15 defeats and 21 wins.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Phoenix Suns Game 2 Odds and Predictions: Head-to-Head
Los Angeles Clippers and Phoenix Suns have played 4 games against each other this season which includes the last post-season game too. Suns have won 2 games while Clippers too have won same number of games.
Looking at the regular season clashes, the two teams have played 227 games against each other as of now. Phoenix Suns have won 133 games while Clippers have won 94 games.
Looking at the playoff log, they have clashed against each other on 8 occasions. Suns have 5 wins while Clippers have 3 wins.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Phoenix Suns Game 2 Odds and Predictions: Predicted Winner
Phoenix Suns will once again host Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday night in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals. With a win in first game and also the home advantage, Suns starts as favorites for this game. The latest Los Angeles Clippers vs Phoenix Suns Game 2 Odds and Predictions are yet to be updated. However, as per FiveThirtyEight, Phoenix Suns have 71% chances of beating the Clippers while the win probability of Clippers for this game stands at mere 21%.
The latest Los Angeles Clippers vs Phoenix Suns Game 2 Odds and Predictions will be updated on game day.
Looking at the outright prediction, according to Oddschecker and SMarkets, Phoenix Suns is favorites to win this season’s NBA followed by Los Angeles Clippers as per Smarkets while according to Oddschecker, Suns is the 2nd favorite while Clippers stands as 3rd favorites.