Lakers vs. Clippers - 4/6/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Los Angeles Clippers (48-28) at Los Angeles Lakers (16-60)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at 10:30 pm (STAPLES Center)
The Line: Los Angeles Lakers +11.5 -- Over/Under: 208 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSW2, TWC SN
The Los Angeles Clippers and Los Angeles Lakers square off Wednesday night at the Staples Center.
The Los Angeles Clippers look for another win after winning six of their last seven games. The Los Angeles Clippers are averaging 104.7 points on 46.4 percent shooting and allowing 100.9 points on 43.7 percent shooting. Blake Griffin is averaging 22.7 points and 8.5 rebounds while Chris Paul is averaging 19.9 points and 10 assists. J.J. Redick is dishing 1.4 assists and DeAndre Jordan is grabbing 13.9 rebounds. The Los Angeles Clippers are shooting 36.2 percent from beyond the arc and 69.6 percent from the free throw line. The Clippers are allowing 34.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 41.9 rebounds per game. The Los Angeles Clippers have lost four of their last five road games.
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The Los Angeles Lakers could use a feel good win after losing 10 of their last 12 games. The Los Angeles Lakers are averaging 97.7 points on 41.6 percent shooting and allowing 106.9 points on 47.2 percent shooting. Kobe Bryant is averaging 16.9 points and 2.9 assists while Jordan Clarkson is averaging 15.5 points and four rebounds. Louis Williams is grabbing 2.5 rebounds and D'Angelo Russell is dishing 3.4 assists. The Los Angeles Lakers are shooting 31.7 percent from beyond the arc and 77.5 percent from the free throw line. The Lakers are allowing 34.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.9 rebounds per game. The Los Angeles Lakers have lost seven of their last nine home games.
The Clippers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Lakers are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games playing on 0 days rest and 23-48-1 ATS in their last 72 vs. Western Conference. The over is 9-2 in the last 11 meetings in Los Angeles.
The Clippers just beat the hell out of the Lakers last night. The Lakers show fight at times but once a team pushes back, they fold like a beach chair. With the Clippers still fighting for playoff position, I expect another double-digit victory.