Clippers vs Philadelphia 76ers NBA Betting Prediction

NBA Clippers vs Philadelphia 76ers Prediction 3/27/2024

The Los Angeles Clippers (44-27) travel to face off against the Philadelphia 76ers (39-33) on Wednesday, March 27th. This game will be played at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia and televised on ESPN. Both the Clippers and 76ers will be looking to bounce back from losses in their previous games. Tip off is scheduled for 7:30 ET.

Clippers vs 76ers

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The Clippers Look To Bounce Back From A Loss

The Clippers is coming off a loss to the Pacers in their latest game, ending with a score of 133-116. Despite being behind at halftime 65-62, the Clippers picked up the win.

Coming into today’s game, the Clippers have an overall record of 44-27 and have gone 1-2 in their last three games. In the Western Conference, they are 4th overall and are leading the Pacific division.

Los Angeles comes in with an overall ATS record of 34-37 so far this season. Los Angeles has failed to cover the spread in five straight home games and are 16-19 ATS at home compared to 18-18 on the road.

The 76ers Look To Bounce Back From A Loss

The 76ers will look to bounce back from a defeat in their last game, losing to the Kings with a final score of 108-96. The 76ers picked up the win despite trailing going into halftime 60-48.

In today’s matchup against the Clippers, the 76ers are looking to stay above .500. So far, they are 39-33 overall. When playing against other Eastern Conference teams, the 76ers are 26-20 compared to 13-13 in non-conference games.

Presently, Philadelphia boasts an ATS record of 39-32, which is above .500 against the spread. The 76ers maintain an ATS record of 20-16 on the road, while they have a 19-16 record vs. the spread when playing at home.

Clippers Offense Breakdown

Leading up to today’s matchup, the Clippers are one of the NBA’s top offenses, averaging 116.5 points per game (12th).

When it comes to scoring, the Clippers are 12th in the league at 116.5 points per game. However, they have actually been better on the road, averaging 117.1 points compared to 115.8 at home.

So far this season, the Clippers have outscored the NBA scoring average in 53.5% of their games. In terms of pace, they are 27th in the league at 96.5 possessions per game.

When it comes to shooting, the Clippers are one of the top teams in the league. They are shooting 49% from the field, which is 6th in the NBA. In terms of three-point shooting, they are 4th in the league at 38%.

76ers Offense Breakdown

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In 72 games games, Philadelphia has an average of 114.2 points per game (16th).

At home, the 76ers are averaging 115.7 points per game, which is 16th in the NBA. Overall, they are 22nd in field goal percentage at 46%. In terms of pace, Philadelphia is 21st in the league.

When it comes to three-point shooting, the 76ers are 25th in three-pointers made per game at 11.6. On the season, they are connecting on 35% of their attempts from beyond the arc.

One area where Philadelphia excels is getting to the free-throw line. They lead the NBA in free throws made per game at 19.9. In terms of assists, the 76ers are 27th in the league with an average of 24.6 per contest.

Clippers Team Defense

The Clippers’ defense is presently ranked 13th in the league, allowing an average of 112.9 points per contest. In the terms of takeaways, Clippers are causing 12.2 turnovers per game, ranking 9th in the league. They also enter the matchup ranked 12th in rejections, averaging 5.2 blocked shots each game.

76ers Team Defense

So far, the 76ers’ defense is ranked 9th in the league at 112.1 points per contest. In terms of two point field goal attempts, the 76ers defense has allowed a shooting percentage of 54.8% while allowing 35.2% from downtown.

Key Players For The Clippers And 76ers

For today’s matchup, we project Kawhi Leonard to lead the scoring for the Clippers, putting up 24 points and shooting at a rate of 9/17. During this season, he is delivering an average of 23.8 points per game, along with 6 rebounds.

On the other side, Tyrese Maxey is our projected leading scorer for the 76ers. We have him ending the game with a team-high 25 and grabbing 4 rebounds. This season, he has put together a field goal percentage of 44.9%, and he is contributing 25.8 points per game on average.

Clippers vs 76ers Trends

  • Across their five previous road games, Los Angeles has an ATS mark of 2-3. Their straight up record in these matchups was 4-1 while averaging 118 points per game.
  • When looking at their past three home matchups, Philadelphia has an ATS record of 2-1 while averaging 103 per game. The team went 1-2 overall in these games.
  • Through their last three games as the betting underdog, the 76ers have a strong record vs the spread going 2-1. Their straight up mark in these contests is 1-2.
  • As the betting favorite, the Clippers have an ATS mark of just 3-7 in their last ten games. Los Angeles posted a straight up mark of 5-5 in these matchups.

Clippers vs 76ers Prediction

Our bet is on the Clippers for a win, and we project the score to be 114-105. Additionally, we expect them to cover the spread, so our recommendation is to wager on the Clippers with the spread at -6.

As for the over/under, the the line is currently at 218.5, and our model projects the Clippers and 76ers to reach a combined total of 219 points. Our bet is on taking the over.

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

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