Portland Trail Blazers (8-12) at Los Angeles Clippers (15-6)
NBA Basketball: Tuesday, December 3, 2019 10:00 PM EST (Staples Center)
Line & Odds: Trail Blazers (+370), Clippers (-495) Spread: (-9) - Over/Under 231
The Clippers and Trail Blazers meet for the second time this season in Los Angeles Tuesday night. The two teams will play again once more at the end of the season.
The Clippers came away with a 107-101 victory over the Trail Blazers back on Nov. 7. Kawhi Leonard led all scorers with 27 and Lou Williams put up 26. Both teams shot poorly from three. The Clippers shot 17 percent and the Blazers shot 28 percent.
Los Angeles is coming off a 150-125 home win over the Wizards. Leonard had 34 points in 26 minutes and sidekick Paul George had 31. The team shot 55 percent from the field and 44 percent from three. The Clippers are 8-2 in the last 10 games. The team was on a seven-game winning streak before losing to the Spurs on Nov. 29.
The Blazers are off to a disappointing start, but have won the past three games. Their last win came Friday night at home, finishing in a 107-103 win over the struggling Bulls. Damian Lillard had 28 points on 9-18 shooting. New addition Carmelo Anthony struggled at first when returning to the league, but has gone back to his old self in the past few games. Over the past three games, Anthony has averaged 22.3 points and 7.7 rebounds. Anthony was named the Western Conference Player of the Week for the week ending on Dec. 1.
The Clippers are 12-1 at home and the Blazers are 5-8 on the road.
Cover The Spread 365 Betting Trends (Odds Shark)
Portland Trail Blazers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Portland's last 6 games
Portland are 5-10 SU in their last 15 games
Portland are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games against LA Clippers
Los Angeles Clippers
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Clippers' last 6 games
LA Clippers are 8-1 SU in their last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Clippers' last 6 games against Portland
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