Clippers at Suns - 4/14/15 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Los Angeles Clippers (54-26) at Phoenix Suns (39-42)
NBA Basketball: Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 10:30 pm (Talking Stick Resort Arena)
The Line: Phoenix Suns +10 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: TNT, FSW2
The Los Angeles Clippers and Phoenix Suns play Tuesday night at the US Airways Center.
The Los Angeles Clippers look to build on their six-game winning streak. On the season, the Clippers are averaging 106.8 points on 47.4 percent shooting and are allowing 100.3 points on 44.3 percent shooting. Blake Griffin is averaging 22 points and 7.5 rebounds while Chris Paul is averaging 19.1 points and 10.2 assists. J.J. Redick is dishing 1.8 assists and DeAndre Jordan is grabbing 14.9 rebounds. The Los Angeles Clippers are coming off a Monday win over the Nuggets in which they allowed just 37.6 percent shooting from the field. The Clippers still have a shot to clinch the second seed in the West with a victory. Eight of the Clippers last 12 losses have come on the road.
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The Phoenix Suns look to snap a four-game losing streak. On the season, the Suns are averaging 102.6 points on 45.2 percent shooting and are allowing 130.2 points on 45.1 percent shooting. Eric Bledsoe is averaging 17.1 points and six assists while Markieff Morris is averaging 15.4 points and 6.2 rebounds. Marcus Morris is grabbing 4.7 rebounds and P.J. Tucker is dishing 1.6 assists. The Phoenix Suns are shooting just 39.9 percent from the field and 28 percent from deep in their last five games. The Suns have lost 10 of their last 13 when scoring less than 100 points. Five of the Suns last six victories have come on their home court. Marcus Thornton, Reggie Bullock and Brandon Knight are questionable with injuries.
The Clippers are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games playing on 0 days rest and 10-26 ATS in their last 36 Tuesday games. The Suns are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 vs. Western Conference and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 vs. NBA Pacific. The Clippers are 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Phoenix.
While the Clippers still have things to play for, the Suns are still a prideful bunch that will show up given it's their last game of the season and their last home game. Take the points here.