BEST ODDS TO BET ON:
- Underdogs: Clippers +6.5 (-110)
- Nuggets vs Clippers Over/Under: 220 points
Los Angeles (35-37-1 ATS) is 4-2 ATS in its last six matches against Denver and 1-4 SU in its last five contests. The total; has gone UNDER in 9 of the Clippers’ last 12 outings this season, while LA is 1-6 SU in its last seven matches against an opponent in the Northern Division.
Denver (33-39 ATS) is 2-6 ATS in its last six games, 12-5 SU in its last 17 matches and 8-2 SU in its last 10 contests against an opponent in the Western Conference. The Nuggets try to bounce back after losing four of their last six games, including a 104-124 setback to the Boston Celtics on Sunday.
The Clippers are reeling from a three-game losing streak, including a 92-121 loss to the Utah Jazz on Friday. Los Angeles will be led by Reggie Jackson (17.0 ppg, 4.9 apg) along with Marcus Morris Sr (16/0 ppg, 4.6 rpg), as the team tries to hold on to the No. 8 seed in the West and a place in the play-in tournament despite the prolonged absences of All Stars Kawhi Leonard (knee) and Paul George (elbow) due to injuries.
Final Predictions and Picks:
- Spread — 107 Denver Nuggets – 105 Los Angeles Clippers
- Over/Under — OVER 220 points
A look at Monday’s predictions:
Philadelphia 76ers vs Miami Heat Odds and Picks
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Dallas Mavericks vs Minnesota Timberwolves Odds and Picks
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