Mavericks vs. Clippers Prediction
Is tonight's Dallas Mavericks and Los Angeles Clippers matchup a good opportunity for bettors to take the under? Tip-off from L.A. is set for 10:30 p.m. ET.
Who Oddsmakers Like: Los Angeles. According to oddsmakers from online sports book YouWager, the Clippers are 6-point home favorites to beat the Mavericks, who opened as 5-point underdogs. The total, meanwhile, hit the board at 213.5 and is now sitting at 212.5 points.
Who Public Bettors Like: Los Angeles. As of Monday afternoon, 54% of the betting tickets wagered at online sportsbooks are on the Clippers to cover the spread. Meanwhile, 54% of the betting tickets wagered at online sportsbooks are on the over.
Who We Like: The under is 7-0 in the Mavericks' last seven games playing on one day of rest, has cashed in six of their last seven games overall, and is 4-1 in their last five games against Western Conference opponents. The under is also 39-19-1 in the Mavericks' last 59 games coming off a win and is 4-1 in their last five games when their opponent scores 100 points or more in its previous contest.
On the other side, the under is 4-0 in the Clippers' last four games overall and is 5-2 in their last seven games playing on one day of rest. The under is also 4-0 in Los Angeles' last four games after allowing 100 points or more in its previous contest.
MONDAY NBA PREDICTION: MAVERICKS/CLIPPERS UNDER 212.5