Miami Heat vs. Los Angeles Clippers - 1/24/20 NBA Pick, Odds & Prediction

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Los Angeles Clippers at Miami Heat

Friday, January 24, 2020 at 8:00 PM (American Airlines Arena)

The Los Angeles Clippers are on the road for a matchup with the Miami Heat.  The Clippers are (31-14), coming off a 102-95 loss to the Atlanta Hawks.  The Heat are (31-13), after upending the Washington Wizards, 134-129.

In the Clippers loss to the Hawks, Los Angeles was guided on offense by Montrezl Harrell.  Harrell was 12 of 23 from the floor, knocking down 6 free throws, registering 30 points and 7 rebounds.  The Clippers shot 42% from the floor and 19% from 3-point range.  The Clippers lost the game from 3-point distance.  Los Angeles allowed Atlanta to connect 11 times from deep, while the Clippers made just 4.  Los Angeles led by 21 points in the game.

In the Heat win over the Wizards, Miami was guided on offense by Tyler Herro.  Herro was 8of 14 from the floor, making both foul shots, recording 25 points.  The Heat shot 51% from the floor and 52% from deep.  Miami was able to snag the home win, behind their 86% clip from the charity stripe.  The Heat out scored the Wizards from the foul line, 31 to 16.  

Recent Betting Trends:

Clippers are 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games.

Clippers are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games.

The under is 5-1 in Clippers last 6 road games.

Heat are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.

Heat are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games against the Pacific division.

The over is 7-2 in Heat's last 9 games.

The Clippers have been one of the better road teams this season, posting an above.500 record on the road, but Miami is 20-1 at home.  The Heat have been almost unstoppable at home and that had to do with their top 5 scoring offense at home.  The Clippers have a road defense that is giving up over 111 per game.  The Clippers are also averaging over 113 on the road.  Both teams have been able to score the ball in this home and road splits.  I'll side with the over here.  Final score prediction, Heat will win and the total goes over, 

Chris’s Pick Over

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a Sports Chat Place site consensus.