The Los Angeles Clippers (35-33) host the New York Knicks (39-29) at Crypto.com Arena, beginning at 4:00 PM ET on Saturday, March 11, 2023. The Clippers are 5-point favorites in the game, the second matchup between the squads this season. The over/under for the matchup is 227.5 points.
How to bet Clippers vs. Knicks
Los Angeles Clippers vs. New York Knicks Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 5 points, with sportsbooks listing the Clippers as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Clippers have -200 odds to pick up the win, while the Knicks are listed at +167 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 227.5 points.
Clippers vs. Knicks Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Saturday, March 11, 2023
- Game Time: 4:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: MSG
- Location: Los Angeles, California
- Arena: Crypto.com Arena
Clippers vs. Knicks Betting Trends
The Clippers have 33 wins against the spread in 68 games this year. Los Angeles has won 28, or 66.7%, of the 42 contests in which it was the favorite this year. The Clippers have eclipsed the over/under in 45.6% of their opportunities this year (31 times over 68 games with a set point total).
In the Knicks’ 68 games this year, they have 38 wins against the spread. New York has won 18 of the 36 games it was the moneyline underdog this season (50%). Knicks games this year have hit the over on 36 of 68 set point totals (52.9%).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
Clippers vs. Knicks Injury Report
Knicks: Jalen Brunson: Questionable (Foot)
What you need to know about the Los Angeles Clippers
Los Angeles ranks 22nd in the NBA with 112.6 points per game this season. At the other end of the court, it ranks 11th with 112.8 points allowed per contest. When playing at home, the Clippers are averaging 3.1 fewer points per game (111) than they are in away games (114.1). The Clippers’ offense has been much better over their last 10 games, scoring 121.7 points per contest compared to the 112.6 they’ve averaged this season.
This year, Los Angeles is draining 12.7 treys per game (ninth-ranked in NBA) and is shooting 37.7% (sixth-ranked) from beyond the arc. The Clippers have taken 60.9% two-pointers and 39.1% from three-point land this season. Of the team’s baskets, 68.8% are two-pointers and 31.2% are three-pointers.
What you need to know about the New York Knicks
With 115.3 points scored per game and 112.5 points allowed, New York is 13th in the NBA offensively and ninth on defense. At home, the Knicks average 116.2 points per game. On the road, they average 114.5. The Knicks are posting 121.5 points per contest in their past 10 games, compared to their season average of 115.3.
New York is 13th in the league in 3-pointers made (12.4 per game) and 22nd in 3-point percentage (35%). The Knicks take 39.7% percent of their shots from beyond the arc, and 60.3% percent from inside it. In terms of makes, 29.8% of the Knicks’ buckets are 3-pointers, and 70.2% are 2-pointers.
Our pick to win this contest is the Knicks, and we project that Knicks will cover the spread (Clippers -5). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going under the posted total of 227.5 points.
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