Making on a bet on this NBA game featuring the Clippers versus the Knicks? Tip off is at at 7:30 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on MSG. The game will be played at Madison Square Garden in New York, NY. The Clippers are favored in this non-conference showdown. The game’s over/under is currently at 227 points.
LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS VS NEW YORK KNICKS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Los Angeles Clippers -2
This game will be played at Madison Square Garden at 7:30 ET on Monday, November 6th.
WHY BET THE LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 108-102 in favor of the Clippers.
- Our projections have Kawhi Leonard finishing with Kawhi Leonard points, 6 rebounds and 3 assists.
- From the field, we have the Clippers finishing with a field goal percentage of 51.9% and knocking down 11 threes.
Does Los Angeles Stand a Chance on the Road?
With a current record of 3-2 over five games, the Clippers aim to avoid falling to .500 as they enter today’s matchup. In games against Western Conference teams, they have achieved a 2-2 record, while maintaining a 1-0 record in non-conference play throughout their five games.
Los Angeles has an ATS record of 3-2 for the season thus far, arriving with a 0-3 road record against the spread while maintaining a perfect 3-0 home record.
The Clippers’ leading scorer is Paul George, boasting a field goal percentage of 56%, along with 4.8 rebounds per game and 28.8 points per game in the 2023-2024 season.
This year’s Los Angeles offense has a field goal percentage of 50%, which is the 13th highest in the NBA. They also have an average of 25.4 assists per game, ranking 24th in the league, and score an average of 121.4 points per game, ranking 3rd in the NBA.
This season, the Clippers’ defense ranks 25th in the NBA for allowing 24.8 free throw attempts per game. Additionally, they rank 10th in the league for their field goal percentage allowed of 45.3 and 8th for their points allowed per game of 109.2.
Can New York Secure a Home Victory?
The Knicks, seeking to come out on top vs. the Clippers, have a below .500 record of 2-4. In away games this season, the Knicks have a 2-2 record, whereas when playing at home, they have a 0-2 record.
New York, against the spread, boasts a record above .500 with a 4-2 ATS standing. When playing on the road, the Knicks hold a 3-1 ATS record, while their record against the spread at home stands at 1-1.
New York’s leading scorer is Jalen Brunson, who in the 2023-2024 season boasts an effective field goal percentage of 48%, 4.3 assists per game, and 24.7 points per game. His field goal percentage stands at 42.4%, with a two-point field goal percentage of 43.7% and a three-point field goal percentage of 39.5%. However, he has not managed to achieve any double-doubles or triple-doubles this season.
In terms of their field goal percentage, the New York Knicks rank 21st in the NBA with 39%. They also rank 30th in the league for averaging 103.3 points per game. Furthermore, the Knicks are placed 3rd in the league for attempting 25.3 free throws per game.
On defense, the Knicks rank 16th in the league for allowing an average of 22 free throw attempts per game. They also rank 7th in the league for their field goal percentage allowed at 44.6. Additionally, the Knicks rank 2nd in the league for allowing an average of 103.3 points per game.