The Los Angeles Clippers (21-20) host the Atlanta Hawks (18-21) at Crypto.com Arena, beginning at 9:00 PM ET on Sunday, January 8, 2023. The Clippers are just 2.5-point favorites in the game. The matchup’s point total is set at 233.
How to bet Clippers vs. Hawks
Los Angeles Clippers vs. Atlanta Hawks Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 2.5 points, with bookmakers listing the Clippers as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Clippers have -140 odds to pick up the win, while the Hawks are listed at +118 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 233 points.
Clippers vs. Hawks Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Sunday, January 8, 2023
- Game Time: 9:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: BSSE
- Location: Los Angeles, California
- Arena: Crypto.com Arena
Clippers vs. Hawks Betting Trends
Against the spread, the Clippers are 20-21-0 this season. Los Angeles has been chosen as the favorite in 23 games this year and has walked away with the win 16 times (69.6%) in those games. Clippers games this year have gone over the point total 17 times in 39 opportunities (43.6%).
The Hawks have played 39 games, with 15 wins against the spread. Atlanta has won 35.3% of the games this season it was the underdog on the moneyline (6-11). Hawks games this season have hit the over on 23 of 39 set point totals (59%).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
Clippers vs. Hawks Injury Report
Hawks: Clint Capela: Out (Calf)
What you need to know about the Los Angeles Clippers
Because of Los Angeles’ offensive struggles this year, ranking second-worst in the NBA with 109.2 points per game, it has had to lean on its defense, which ranks fourth-best in the league by giving up 110.2 points per game. Offensively, the Clippers average 105.1 points per game in home games, compared to 112.7 points per game when playing on the road. On the offensive side of the ball, the Clippers have increased their output slightly over their last 10 games, scoring 115.4 points per contest over that span compared to the 109.2 they’ve racked up over the course of this year.
With 12.4 three-pointers per game, Los Angeles ranks 11th in the NBA. It owns a 36.9% shooting percentage from three-point land, which ranks 10th in the league. So far this year, the Clippers have taken 60.4% two-pointers, accounting for 68.4% of the team’s baskets. They have shot 39.6% threes (31.6% of the team’s baskets).
What you need to know about the Atlanta Hawks
In 2022-23, Atlanta is 11th in the NBA offensively (115.3 points scored per game) and 22nd on defense (116.6 points conceded). The Hawks are putting up fewer points at home (114.8 per game) than away (115.8). The Hawks are putting up 120.6 points per game over their past 10 games, compared to their season average of 115.3.
In 2022-23 Atlanta is worst in the NBA in 3-point makes (10.3 per game) and fourth-worst in 3-point percentage (33.2%). In 2022-23, the Hawks have taken 66.5% percent of their shots from inside the arc, and 33.5% percent from beyond it. In terms of made shots, 76.3% of the Hawks’ baskets have been 2-pointers, and 23.7% have been 3-pointers.
Clippers vs. Hawks Predictions and Pick
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