The Phoenix Suns (2-0) visit the Los Angeles Clippers (2-0), with the matchup beginning at 10:00 PM ET from Crypto.com Arena on Sunday, October 23, 2022. The Suns are just 1-point favorites in the game. The over/under is set at 219 points for the matchup.
Phoenix Suns vs. Los Angeles Clippers Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 1 point, with bookmakers listing the Suns as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Suns have -113 odds to pick up the win, while the Clippers are listed at -106 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 219 points.
Suns vs. Clippers Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Sunday, October 23, 2022
- Game Time: 10:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: NBATV
- Location: Los Angeles, California
- Arena: Crypto.com Arena
Suns vs. Clippers Betting Trends
The Suns covered the spread 44 times in 82 games last season. Phoenix won 81.4% of the games last season in which it was favored on the moneyline (57-13). Out of 82 Suns games last season, 41 hit the over.
The Clippers had 40 wins in 82 games against the spread last year. Los Angeles won 15, or 34.9%, of the 43 games it played as underdogs last season. The Clippers had 39 of their 82 games go over the point total last year.
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
Suns vs. Clippers Injury Report
Suns: Cameron Johnson: Questionable (Hip), Landry Shamet: Probable (Hip), Jae Crowder: Out (Not Injury Related)
Clippers: John Wall: Probable (Rest)
What you need to know about the Phoenix Suns
Offensively, Phoenix was the fifth-best squad in the NBA (114.8 points per game) last year. On defense, it was eighth (107.3 points conceded per game). At home, the Suns put up 1.3 more points per game (115.5) than they did on the road (114.2).
Beyond the arc, Phoenix was 20th in the league in 3-pointers made per game (11.6) last season. It was seventh in 3-point percentage at 36.4%. The Suns took 35.4% percent of their shots from behind the 3-point line last season, and 64.6% percent from inside it. In terms of makes, 26.6% of the Suns’ buckets were 3-pointers, and 73.4% were 2-pointers.
What you need to know about the Los Angeles Clippers
With 108.4 points per game on offense, Los Angeles was 23rd in the NBA last season. At the other end, it surrendered 108.4 points per contest, which ranked 11th in the league. At home, the Clippers put up 109.9 points per game last season, 2.9 more than they averaged on the road (107).
Los Angeles ranked second-best in the NBA with a three-point shooting percentage of 37.4%. It ranked 12th in the league by making 12.8 treys per contest. The Clippers took 60.9% two-pointers and 39.1% three-pointers last year. Of the team’s buckets, 68.1% were two-pointers and 31.9% were threes.
Suns vs. Clippers Predictions and Pick
Our prediction to win this contest is the Suns, and we expect that Suns will cover the spread (Suns -1). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going under the posted total of 219 points.
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