Clippers vs. Lakers Prediction
Can the Lakers hang with the Clippers tonight when the rivals clash at 10:30PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Lakers are now 8-point home underdogs versus the Clippers after opening as a 10-point underdog. The total, meanwhile, currently sits at 221 points after hitting the board at 219.
The Clippers enter play tonight having won six of their last 10 games but are just 4-6 at the betting window during that span. They're also 34-37 against the spread on the season, which includes a 17-20 ATS record on the road.
The Lakers have lost nine of their last 10 games and are just 3-6-1 against the spread during that stretch. They're also just 30-38 against the number on the season, which includes a home record of 14-17 ATS.
OUR PREDICTION: The Clippers have failed to cover in five of their last seven games versus the Lakers and are 1-5 against the spread in their last six games overall. They're also just 2-6 at the betting window in their last eight games when playing on no rest, are 0-4 against the spread in their last four games coming off a win, and are 0-5 ATS in their last five games when their opponent allows 100 points or more in its previous game.
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