Clippers vs. Blazers Free Pick
PORTLAND, OR (ATS Consultants) – The Clippers are 3-2 after defeating San Antonio, 106-84 on Tuesday at home. The Trailblazers are 2-2 after falling at Dallas, on Sunday. The Los Angeles Clippers take on Portland at 10:30pmET from the Rose Garden.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Clippers opened as a 2-point favorite and moved to 1 in most books. The total started at 200 and moved to 201 in most books.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the current wagers placed on tonight’s game, 55% of NBA public bettors currently favor the Clippers. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided to get the most updated public betting numbers.
NBA FREE PICK: Take the OVER. According to latest NBA trends, the Clippers are 8-1-2 Over last 11 meetings in Portland, 4-0 Over last 4 games following a S.U. win, 5-1 Over last 6 overall, 12-5 Over last 17 road games vs. a team with a home winning % of greater than .600. Portland is 6-1 Over last 7 home games vs. a team with a road winning % of greater than .600 and 7-3 Over last 10 home games. The Los Angeles Clippers travelto Portland to face the well-rested Trail Blazers on Thursday. The Clippers dominated San Antonio for a 106-84 home win on Wednesday. Portland hasn't played since Monday when it dropped a 114-91 decision at Dallas. Rookie guard Damian Lillard has been one of the early season surprises in the league. Lillard is second on the team in scoring with a 19.3 average. LaMarcus Aldridge is scoring 22 points a game to lead the Trail Blazers. The Rose Garden is a difficult place to play for an opposing team. Portland has played just one game at home and put up 116 against the Lakers in a 10-point win to open the season. They want to run and so do the Clippers. Makes a for an exciting, high-scoring game.
2012 NBA FREE PICK: CLIPPERS/TRAIL BLAZERS OVER 201