Los Angeles Clippers vs Golden State Warriors NBA Betting Prediction

NBA Clippers vs Golden State Warriors Prediction 2/14/2024

The Los Angeles Clippers (35-17) travel to face off against the Golden State Warriors (26-25) on Wednesday, February 14th. This game will be played at Chase Center in San Francisco and televised on ESPN. The Warriors are coming off a win in their previous game, while the Clippers are looking to get back on track from a loss to the Jazz. Tip-off is set for 10:00 ET.

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The Clippers Look To Bounce Back From A Loss

In their most recent game, the Clippers fell to the Timberwolves by a score of 121-100. The start of the second half saw the Clippers in the lead, at 53-49.

When playing against Western Conference teams, the Clippers are 21-13 and have gone 14-4 in non-conference play. Overall, they have a record of 35-17 and are 1-2 in their last three games.

For this season, Los Angeles has an ATS record of 28-24, along with an ongoing three game losing streak against the spread. As the favorite this season, Los Angeles is 26-17 vs. the spread while going 2-7 as the underdog.

The Warriors Are Coming Off A Win

The Warriors took down the Jazz in their most recent game with a final score of 129-107. Not only did the Warriors win this game straight-up, but they also covered the spread as -1 point favorites. As for the over/under, the combined score of 236 points didn’t reach the over/under line of 240.5.

With an overall record of 26-25, the Warriors have their sights set on extending their five game winning streak. In the Western Conference, they are 10th and are 5th in the Pacific division.

Against the spread, Golden State have an above .500 record vs. the spread sitting at 27-23 ATS. The Warriors have a two game ATS win streak as underdogs, and they hold a 13-17 record against the spread when they are the favorites.

Clippers Offense Breakdown

Leading up to today’s matchup, the Clippers are one of the NBA’s top offenses, averaging 118 points per game (10th).

The Clippers are one of the best shooting teams in the league, ranking 5th in field goal percentage and 1st in three-point shooting. They are also 5th in true shooting percentage.

When it comes to scoring, the Clippers are 10th in the league at 118 points per game. On the road, they are averaging 118.8 points per game compared to 117.3 at home.

So far this season, the Clippers have outscored the NBA scoring average in 53.8% of their games. They have also made an average of 13.2 three-pointers per game, which is 12th in the league.

Warriors Offense Breakdown

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The Warriors come into today’s game as one of the better scoring teams in the NBA at 119.2 points per game (6th).

Golden State’s offense has been one of the league’s most potent units this season, averaging 119.2 points per game (6th). At home, they are scoring 118.1 points per game (11th).

So far, the Warriors have outscored the NBA scoring average in 60.8% of their games. When it comes to pace, Golden State is 9th in the league at 100.2 possessions per game.

When it comes to shooting, the Warriors are 16th in field goal percentage at 47%. From two-point range, they are 16th in the league at 54%. However, they are 3rd in three-pointers made per game (15) and 6th in three-point shooting percentage (37%).

Clippers Team Defense

On average, the Los Angeles defense is giving up 112.5 points per game (9th). Right now, they are on a 2 game streak of giving up fewer points than their season average. Opponents are hitting 54.0% of their two-point field goal attempts this season, and they’re also connecting on 35.5% of their three-point attempts.

Warriors Team Defense

At present, the Warriors’ defense is ranked 19th, allowing 117.6 points per game. When it comes to forced turnovers, the Warriors are forcing 13.9 per game, which is 23rd in the league. They also come into the game sitting 27th in blocked shots at 4.1 per game.

Key Players For The Clippers And Warriors

In today’s game, we anticipate Paul George leading the scoring for the Clippers, contributing 22 points while shooting 8/17 from the field. For the season, he has been averaging 22.4 points per game, in addition to 5.3 rebounds.

On the other side, Stephen Curry is our projected leading scorer for the Warriors. We have him ending the game with a team-high 27 and grabbing 5 rebounds. This season, he is shooting at a field goal percentage of 46.4%, and his scoring average is 28 points per game.

Clippers vs Warriors Trends

  • Los Angeles has played well in their previous three road games, going 3-0 straight up. In this stretch, they averaged 129 points per game while allowing 121. The team also performed well vs the spread at 2-1.
  • When looking at their past ten home matchups, Golden State has an ATS record of 8-2 while averaging 123 per game. The team went 6-4 overall in these games.
  • Going back to their previous ten games as the underdog, Los Angeles has an ATS mark of 3-7 while going 1-9 straight up.
  • As the betting favorite, the Warriors have an ATS record of 5-0 in their last five games. In these matchups their, straight up record was 5-0.

Clippers vs Warriors Prediction

Not only do we have the Warriors winning this one by a score of 125-102, but we see them covering the spread. Our pick is to grab the Warriors at -3.5.

Right now, the over/under line for the game is sitting at 234.5 and given that our model is projecting 227 points between the teams, we like the under.

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