The Los Angeles Clippers (34-33) host the Toronto Raptors (32-34) at Crypto.com Arena, tipping off at 10:00 PM ET on Wednesday, March 8, 2023. The Raptors are slight, 2.5-point underdogs in the game. A 230-point over/under is installed for this matchup.
How to bet Clippers vs. Raptors
Los Angeles Clippers vs. Toronto Raptors Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 2.5 points, with sportsbooks listing the Clippers as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Clippers have -145 odds to pick up the win, while the Raptors are listed at +123 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 230 points.
Clippers vs. Raptors Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Wednesday, March 8, 2023
- Game Time: 10:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: ESPN
- Location: Los Angeles, California
- Arena: Crypto.com Arena
Clippers vs. Raptors Betting Trends
The Clippers have 32 wins against the spread in 67 games this year. Los Angeles has been the favorite in 41 games this season and has come away with the win 27 times (65.9%) in those contests. Clippers games this year have gone over the total in 31 out of 66 opportunities (47%).
The Raptors have 32 wins against the spread in 66 games this year. Toronto has won 33.3% of the games this season it was the moneyline underdog (9-18). The Raptors have gone over the point total 53% of the time this year (35 of 66 games with a set point total).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
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Clippers: Norman Powell: Out (Shoulder)
Raptors: Will Barton: Questionable (Illness), Otto Porter: Out (Foot)
What you need to know about the Los Angeles Clippers
Los Angeles is averaging 112.7 points per game (22nd-ranked in NBA) this year, while ceding 113 points per contest (13th-ranked). At home, the Clippers are posting three fewer points per game (111.1) than they are on the road (114.1). The Clippers’ offense has been much improved over their last 10 games, putting up 121.3 points per contest compared to the 112.7 they’ve averaged this year.
So far this season, Los Angeles is making 12.8 treys per game (ninth-ranked in NBA) and is shooting 37.7% (sixth-ranked) from downtown. So far this season, the Clippers have taken 60.7% two-pointers, accounting for 68.5% of the team’s baskets. They have shot 39.3% from three-point land (31.5% of the team’s baskets).
What you need to know about the Toronto Raptors
On offense Toronto is the 23rd-ranked team in the league (112.6 points per game). Defensively it is seventh (112.1 points conceded per game). The Raptors are scoring more points at home (113.4 per game) than away (111.8). The Raptors are scoring 110.2 points per contest over their past 10 games, which is 2.4 fewer points than their average for the season (112.6).
Beyond the arc, Toronto is 22nd in the league in 3-pointers made per game (10.8). It is third-worst in 3-point percentage at 33.6%. The Raptors attempt 35.4% percent of their shots from behind the 3-point line, and 26.1% of their made baskets are from there. Inside the 3-point line, they take 64.6% of their shots, with 73.9% of their makes coming from there.
Clippers vs. Raptors Predictions and Pick
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