76ers vs. Clippers - 3/27/15 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Los Angeles Clippers (47-25) at Philadelphia 76ers (18-54)
NBA Basketball: Friday, March 27, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Wells Fargo Center)
The Line: Philadelphia 76ers +12 -- Over/Under: 201.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSW2, CSN
The Los Angeles Clippers and Philadelphia 76ers play Friday night at the Wells Fargo Center.
The Los Angeles Clippers look to build on their five-game winning streak. On the season, the Clippers are averaging 106.2 points on 47.2 percent shooting and are allowing 100.2 points on 44.5 percent shooting. Blake Griffin is averaging 22.1 points and 7.6 rebounds while Chris Paul is averaging 18.7 points and 10.2 assists. J.J. Redick is shooting 47.1 percent from the field and DeAndre Jordan is grabbing 14.8 rebounds. The Los Angeles Clippers are shooting 50.2 percent from the field in their last five games and have won 10 of their last 11 games when scoring 100-plus points. The LA Clippers have won six of their last eight road games. Nate Robinson is going to miss this game with a knee injury.
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The Philadelphia 76ers need a win after splitting their last 10 games. On the season, the 76ers are averaging 91.3 points on 40.9 percent shooting and are allowing 100.2 points on 44.3 percent shooting. Robert Covington is averaging 13 points and 4.6 rebounds while Isaiah Canaan is averaging 12.5 points and 3.1 assists. Nerlens Noel is grabbing eight rebounds and Hollis Thompson is shooting 40.9 percent from the field. The Philadelphia 76ers continue to compete and have won four of their last six games on their home court. The Philly 76ers are allowing just 37.5 percent shooting in their last five games. Luc Mbah a Moute is questionable with a shoulder injury.
The Clippers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 road games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 1 days rest. The 76ers are 3-10 ATS in their last 13 vs. NBA Pacific and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Clippers are 5-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings in Philadelphia and 6-0 ATS in the last 6 meetings overall.
I've been backing the 76ers and the huge chalk for most of the season, and they've done farily well. Continue to back Philly and the points.