L.A. Clippers vs. Atlanta Hawks - 11/16/19 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Atlanta Hawks at L.A. Clippers
Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 10:30 PM (Staples Center)
LAC -12.5Â Â Â O/U 227.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The Atlanta Hawks (4 - 7, 2 - 3 Away) are on the road this week as they take on the hometown Los Angeles Clippers (7 - 5, 6 - 1 Home). Los Angeles will be hosting this game at the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, CA. Atlanta comes into this game looking to rebound from a blowout loss to Phoenix. Los Angeles comes into this game having lost their last two games. Los Angeles will be favored in a game that they should easily win.
The Atlanta Hawks take the court int his game with star guard Trae Young (27 PPG, 9 APG) back on the floor. Young has been instrumental in getting the Atlanta offense up and down the hardwood. Atlanta is scoring 107 PPG on offense while shooting 46% from the floor as a team. With big John Collins suspended, looking for Young to handle even more of a scoring burden in this matchup.
The Los Angeles Clippers come into this game knowing that they'll be able to score at will. Los Angeles is scoring 112 PPG on offense this year while shooting 46% from the floor as a team. Kawhi Leonard (27 PPG, 6 APG) is on his way to another MVP-level season and the Clips will look to him early and often here. Los Angeles is surrendering 109 PPG to opposing teams on defense so far this year.
The Clippers have a lot of offense on the year and while the defense for the Clippers is playing decent it will have a challenge against the Hawks here. Look for the offense to come into the game here and easily rely on their offense to dominate the game. We like Los Angeles to defeat Atlanta in this game. Final Score Prediction, Los Angeles Clippers win and cover 117 - 104.