Warriors at Clippers - 3/31/15 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Golden State Warriors (60-13) at Los Angeles Clippers (49-25)
NBA Basketball: Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 10:30 pm (STAPLES Center)
The Line: Los Angeles Clippers +2.5 -- Over/Under: 215 See the Latest Odds
The Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Clippers play Tuesday at the STAPLES Center.
The Golden State Warriors look to build on their nine-game winning streak. On the season, the Warriors are averaging 109.8 points on 47.8 percent shooting and are allowing 98.9 points on 42.4 percent shooting. Stephen Curry is averaging 23.7 points and 7.9 assists while Klay Thompson is averaging 21.7 points and 3.2 rebounds. Draymond Green is grabbing 8.1 rebounds and Marreese Speights is shooting 49.5 percent from the field. The Golden State Warriors are shooting 48.6 percent from the field and 45.9 percent from deep in their last five games. The Warriors may start resting some players considering everything is already wrapped up. The Warriors last six losses have come on the road.
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The Los Angeles Clippers look to build on their seven-game winning streak. On the season, the Clippers are averaging 106.6 points on 47.3 percent shooting and are allowing 100.3 points on 44.4 percent shooting. Blake Griffin is averaging 21.8 points and 7.6 rebounds while Chris Paul is averaging 18.8 points and 10.1 assists. J.J. Redick is shooting 47.7 percent from the field and DeAndre Jordan is grabbing 14.8 rebounds. The Los Angeles Clippers are shooting 51.3 percent from the field and 40.7 percent from deep in their last five games. The Clippers have a serious shot to get the second seed in the West if they can continue to play at this pace. The Clippers have won seven of their last 10 games on their home court.
The Warriors are 16-7 ATS in their last 23 vs. NBA Pacific and 7-0 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Clippers are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 home games and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Warriors are 2-6 ATS in the last 8 meetings in Los Angeles.
The Clippers are playing their best ball of the season right now and could use this game a lot more than the Warriors. In a heated rivalry, I'm going to take a shot with the home team and the free bucket.