Los Angeles Clippers vs. Brooklyn Nets - 11/14/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Brooklyn Nets (4-5) at Los Angeles Clippers (9-1)
NBA Basketball: Monday, November 14, 2016 at 10:30 pm (STAPLES Center)
The Line: Los Angeles Clippers -14 -- Over/Under: 209 See the Latest Odds
The Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Clippers clash Monday night in NBA action at the Staples Center.
The Brooklyn Nets look for a statement road victory that would get them back to a .500 record. The Brooklyn Nets are averaging 106.3 points on 44.6 percent shooting and allowing 107.6 points on 44.3 percent shooting. Brook Lopez is averaging 19.4 points and 4.8 rebounds while Sean Kilpatrick is averaging 15.8 points and 2.7 assists. Jeremy Lin is the third double-digit scorer and Bojan Bogdanovic is grabbing 3.7 rebounds. The Brooklyn Nets are shooting 33.1 percent from beyond the arc and 81.4 percent from the free throw line. The Brooklyn Nets are allowing 34.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 46.2 rebounds per game. The Brooklyn Nets have lost 10 of their last 11 road games.
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The Los Angeles Clippers look to build on their six-game winning streak and 9-1 start overall. The Los Angeles Clippers are averaging 107 points on 45.4 percent shooting and allowing 91.9 points on 40.6 percent shooting. Blake Griffin is averaging 20.2 points and 9.8 rebounds while Chris Paul is averaging 19 points and 8.5 assists. J.J. Redick is the third double-digit scorer and DeAndre Jordan is grabbing 12.2 rebounds. The Los Angeles Clippers are shooting 35.7 percent from beyond the arc and 73 percent from the free throw line. The Los Angeles Clippers are allowing 34.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 45.9 rebounds per game. The Los Angeles Clippers have won 11 of their last 12 home games.
The Nets are 4-10 ATS in their last 14 road games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Clippers are 9-2 ATS in their last 11 home games and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Nets are 8-1 ATS in the last 9 meetings and the home team is 22-7 ATS in the last 29 meetings.
The Clippers may be the most impressive team in the NBA right now and their defense is playing lights out. It's unknown if the Clippers can play at this level all season, but I'm sure it can continue against one of the worst teams in the league and a Nets team that's been dreadful on the road. The Clippers by double digits at home is more than doable.