- The Phoenix Suns are 3-point favorites to beat the Los Angeles Clippers in LA.
- Phoenix has +400 odds to win by 1-5 points and has an average win margin of +7.
LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Clippers host the Phoenix Suns and Phoenix is slightly favored on the road.
Both teams are on winnings streaks, but the Suns have been hotter recently, going 9-1 in their last 10 while LA has gone 5-5. The Suns are 5-5 against the spread during that stretch while the Clippers are just 3-7.
Phoenix Suns Vs. Los Angeles Clippers Odds
- Suns Moneyline: -150
- Clippers Moneyline: +130
- Spread: Suns -3
- Totals: O/U 212
The Suns see more profitable odds at popular betting sites when taking their win margins. Phoenix has an average win margin of 7 points and sees (+400) odds to win by 1-5 points.
Phoenix beat the Boston Celtics by 21 in their last outing, holding the Celtics to just 90 points. The game prior, however, the Suns won by four points against the San Antonio Spurs.
The Celtics average 108 PPG and allow 107.3 PPG with a defensive rating of 108 on the season. The Spurs average 108.5 PPG and allow 108.7 PPG with a 108.5 defensive rating on the season.
With both the Celtics and Spurs being comparable in stats, this shows that on any given night the Suns can dominate a team, making this winning margin wager a true gamble. Additionally, the Suns have an average win margin of +7 which dips to +4.9 on the road. The Clippers have a winning margin of just +1.4 which jumps slightly to +2.4 at home and has been +5.7 in their last three games.
For those banking on the Clippers suffering a similar fate to the Celtics, there are (+1900) odds for the Suns to win by 21-25 points and (+1100) odds for the Suns to win by 16-20 points.
LA sees its total points set at 102.5 at NBA betting sites while Phoenix is set at 108.5.
The Suns average 106 PPG while Phoenix is averaging 111.4 PPG. If both teams score their averages, then the 1-5 point win margin wager will hit.
Things tip-off at 10:30 p.m. EST on NBA TV.
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