76ers vs Los Angeles Clippers NBA Betting Prediction

NBA 76ers vs Los Angeles Clippers Prediction 3/24/2024

The Philadelphia 76ers (38-32) travel to face off against the Los Angeles Clippers (44-25) on Sunday, March 24th. This game will be played at Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles and televised on NBCS. The Clippers are coming off a win in their previous game, while the 76ers are looking to get back on track from a loss to the Trail Blazers. Tip-off is set for 3:30 ET.

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The 76ers Look To Bounce Back From A Loss

Most recently, the 76ers lost to the Lakers with a final score of 101-94. Going into the second half the 76ers held the lead at 52-50.

Coming into today, the 76ers are 38-32 overall which includes going 2-3 in their last five games. In the Eastern Conference, they are currently in 8th place and are in 3rd place in the Atlantic Division.

Against the spread, Philadelphia are currently above .500, at 38-31 ATS. Philadelphia has gone 27-17 against the spread this season when they are the favorites, and they are 11-14 when playing as underdogs.

The Clippers Are Coming Off A Win

Paul George scored 31 for Los Angeles against the Trail Blazers which was the most on the team. His field goal percentage for the game was 57.1%. Kawhi Leonard also contributed 22 points as the Clippers won by a score of 125-117 vs. the Trail Blazers.

In their most recent five games, the Clippers have gone 3-2 and have an overall record of 44-25. Currently, the Clippers are in 4th place in the Western Conference and are in 1st place in the Pacific Division.

Los Angeles currently has an ATS record below .500, sitting at 34-35 at this point. Los Angeles has failed to cover the spread in three straight home games and are 16-17 ATS at home compared to 18-18 on the road.

76ers Offense Breakdown

The 76ers come into today’s game as the 15th ranked scoring offense at 114.4 points per game.

So far this season, the 76ers have been one of the NBA’s top free-throw shooting teams, leading the league in free throws made per game. However, they have struggled from beyond the arc, ranking 25th in three-point shooting percentage.

When it comes to scoring, the 76ers are averaging 114.4 points per game, which is 15th in the NBA. Interestingly, they have actually scored more points on the road (112.9) than at home (115.7).

Overall, Philadelphia is 22nd in field goal percentage and 20th in pace. In terms of assists, they are 27th in the league.

Clippers Offense Breakdown

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The Clippers come into today’s game as one of the better scoring teams in the NBA at 116.6 points per game (12th).

This season, the Clippers have been one of the league’s top three-point shooting teams, ranking 3rd in three-point shooting percentage at 38%. Overall, they have made 13 threes per game (13th) on 33.5 attempts (18th).

When it comes to scoring, the Clippers are 12th in the NBA at 116.6 points per game. At home, they are averaging 116.1 points per game (15th). In terms of field goal percentage, the Clippers are 6th in the league at 49%.

Heading into this game, the Clippers have outscored the NBA scoring average in 53.6% of their games. They are also 6th in true shooting percentage. In terms of pace, the Clippers are 27th in the NBA at 96.7 possessions per game.

76ers Team Defense

So far, the 76ers’ defense is ranked 9th in the league at 112.2 points per contest. The Philadelphia defense has allowed opponents to shoot 35.4% from beyond the arc this season. Opposing teams are also hitting 47.2% of their field goal attempts vs. Philadelphia.

Clippers Team Defense

Coming into today’s game, the Clippers’ defense is giving up an average of 112.5 points per contest. In their previous matchup vs. the Trail Blazers, the Clippers’ defense struggled, giving up a field goal percentage of 57% leading to 117 points.

Key Players For The 76ers And Clippers

Our projections for today’s game indicate that Tyrese Maxey will be the primary scorer for the 76ers, with 25 points and going 9/19 from the field. This season, he is averaging 25.8 points per game along with 3.7 boards.

On the opposing side, we anticipate Kawhi Leonard to be the top scorer for the Clippers. Our projection has him finishing the game with 24, and he is expected to secure 6 rebounds. This season, he is shooting at a field goal percentage of 52.7%, and his scoring average is 23.8 points per game.

76ers vs Clippers Trends

  • In their last three games away from home, the 76ers have a straight up record of 0-3 while going 1-2 vs. the spread. The team averaged 100 points per game in this stretch.
  • Across their ten previous home games, Los Angeles has an ATS mark of 4-6. Their straight up record in these matchups was 7-3 while averaging 112 points per game.
  • In their last five games as the betting underdog, the 76ers have a straight up record of 1-4 and an ATS mark of 2-3.
  • In their last three contests as the favorite, Los Angeles has a poor record vs the spread going 1-2. But, they still put together a straight up mark of 2-1.

76ers vs Clippers Prediction

In this 76ers vs. Clippers matchup, our point-spread bet is on the 76ers at +10. While we project the Clippers to win 114-105, our recommendation is to bet on the 76ers for the point-spread.

As for the total, the line is currently sitting at 214.5 and our model has the 76ers and Clippers finishing with a combined 219 points. Our pick is to take the over.

All odds are courtesy of Action247 Sportsbook. Good luck!!

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