L.A. Clippers at Dallas Mavericks
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at 8:30 PM (American Airlines Center)
The Los Angeles Clippers are on the road for a matchup with the Dallas Mavericks. The Clippers are (12-5), having won 5 in a row. The Clippers are coming off a 134-109 win over the Pelicans. The Mavericks are (11-5), having also won 5 in a row. The Mavericks beat the Rockets 137-123 in their last game.
In the Clippers win over the Pelicans, Los Angeles was guided by Montrezl Harrell. Harrell was 13 of 18 from the floor, making 8 of 20 from the foul line, registering 34 points. Harrell also pulled down 12 rebounds, which gave him a double-double. The Clippers shot 47% from the floor and 37% from deep. Los Angeles also out rebounded the Pelicans 65 to 57. The Clippers biggest lead was 27 points.
In the Mavericks win over the Rockets, Dallas was led on offense by Luka Doncic. Doncic recorded a double-double, totaling 41 points, making 15 of his29 attempts, while also dishing out 10 assists. The Mavericks are shooting 48% from the floor and 38% from 3-point range. Dallas was out rebounded 60 to 59. The Mavericks also got out worked in the paint, 66 to 60. The difference in the game was, Dallas made 17 3-points shots, while the Rockets made just 10.
Recent Betting Trends:
Clippers are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games overall.
Clippers are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 road games.
The over is 5-2 in Clippers last 7 road games.
Mavericks are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games overall.
Mavericks are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 home games.
The over is 4-0 in Mavericks last 4 overall.
The home team is 4-0 ATS in their last 4 meetings. Both of these teams have been great basketball, each having won 5 in a row. Dallas has the 3rd ranked scoring offense, while the Clippers have the 10th best scoring defense. The Clippers also have the 6th highest scoring offense, averaging 5 points less than the Mavericks (114). While I like the Clippers, the Clippers have struggled on the road, going 1-4. I'll side with the Doncic and the Mavericks. Final score prediction, Mavericks win 112-108.