46-27
20-16 Away
September 15
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DEN 24 30 28 22 104
LAC 24 32 18 15 89
49-23
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NBA Betting Preview: Denver Nuggets vs. Los Angeles Clippers

Favorite: Los Angeles Clippers (49-23)

Underdog: Denver Nuggets (46-27)

Arena:

ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

When does the game start?

Tuesday at 9:00 PM ET

Broadcast:

ESPN

Nikola Jokic and the Denver Nuggets will face Kawhi Leonard and the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday.

Betting Odds

Line: Los Angeles -7

Moneyline: -292

Over/Under: 208

Movement Analysis: The total stands at its initial figure, displaying no swings. Los Angeles has a record of 38-31 against the spread when listed as the favorite, while Denver is 17-13 against the spread as underdogs this year.
Clippers vs Nuggets: Against the Spread, Over/Under, and Straight Up Bet Types
Team ATS O/U SU
Los Angeles Clippers 44-36 34-44 56-28
Denver Nuggets 40-36 37-40 53-33

Clippers Preview

Impact Players

Leonard leads the attack, responsible for 23.6% of the Clippers total offense, while taking an average of 20 shot attempts. Zubac is a player to watch, he averages 2.7 offensive boards a game and grabs 15.9% of his team's rebounds. The Clippers offense is run by Williams, who is responsible for 24% of all assists, while turning the ball over 2.8 times a contest.

Insights

Los Angeles can win with a less-than-excellent scoring output, sporting a record of 23-21 when they fail to reach their 116.3 scoring average. Denver allows 109.3 a contest. The Clippers are 25-22 when they shoot below their 47% season average from the field. The Nuggets allow opponents to shoot 46%. The Clippers can win with a less than excellent showing on the boards, sporting a record of 24-19 when they fail to reach their 47.2 rebounding average, Denver allows 42.5 boards a game.

Trends

Nuggets Preview

Impact Players

Jokic is a major contributor, accounting for 18% of the Nuggets total offense, while taking an average of 14.7 field goal attempts. Jokic is a force down low, he averages 2.3 offensive rebounds a contest and grabs 22.2% of his team's rebounds. The Nuggets offense is run by Jokic, who is responsible for 26.9% of all assists, while turning the ball over 3.1 times a game.

Insights

Denver is a disappointing 20-25 when they fail to reach their scoring average. Los Angeles allows 110 a game. The Nuggets are 24-22 when they shoot below their 36% season average from three. The Clippers allow opponents to shoot 35%. While ball security is typically vital, it's hardly a death knell to Denver who have a record of 25-18 when they turn the ball over more than their 12.9 season average, Los Angeles causes 13.5 turnovers per game.

Trends

Prediction

Los Angeles : 116

Denver : 108

Previous Betting Results (Regular Season)

Clippers vs Nuggets previous results: straight up, ATS, Over/Under
Date Home Home Score Away Away Score Spread Cover Over/Under Result
08-12-2020 Nuggets 111 Clippers 124 +5.5 N 229.5 O
02-28-2020 Clippers 132 Nuggets 103 -7 Y 220 O
01-12-2020 Nuggets 114 Clippers 104 +1 Y 221 U
02-24-2019 Nuggets 123 Clippers 96 -10 Y 236 U
01-10-2019 Nuggets 121 Clippers 100 -6 Y 226.5 U
12-22-2018 Clippers 132 Nuggets 111 -2.5 Y 221 O
10-17-2018 Clippers 98 Nuggets 107 +2 N 224 U
Team Records
  DEN LAC  
55-37
All
56-29
31-15
Home
30-13
24-22
Away
26-16
40-17
as Fav
51-24
15-20
as Dog
5-5
46-42
ATS
47-38
22-20
ATS Home
23-20
24-22
ATS Away
24-18
47-45
O/U
37-47
24-22
O/U Home
19-24
23-23
O/U Away
18-23
Leaders
Points
Jokic Photo
Denver Nuggets
1456
Leonard Photo
Los Angeles Clippers
1543
Rebounds
Jokic Photo
Denver Nuggets
711
Zubac Photo
Los Angeles Clippers
543
Assists
Jokic Photo
Denver Nuggets
512
Leonard Photo
Los Angeles Clippers
280
Last 5 Games
Nuggets
Date Opp Result
09/26 @
Lakers logo
LAL
L 107-117
09/24 vs
Lakers logo
LAL
L 114-108
09/22 vs
Lakers logo
LAL
W 106-114
09/20 @
Lakers logo
LAL
L 103-105
09/18 @
Lakers logo
LAL
L 114-126
Clippers
Date Opp Result
09/15 vs
Nuggets logo
DEN
L 104-89
09/13 @
Nuggets logo
DEN
L 98-111
09/11 vs
Nuggets logo
DEN
L 111-105
09/09 @
Nuggets logo
DEN
W 96-85
09/07 @
Nuggets logo
DEN
W 113-107