Tonight, the Philadelphia 76ers (39-33) host the Los Angeles Clippers (44-27) in a non-conference matchup. The Clippers are favored by 6 points and have lost two straight games. The over/under line is set at 218.5 points.

This game will be played at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia and is scheduled to tip-off at 7:30 ET. ESPN will have the television coverage for this contest.

LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS VS PHILADELPHIA 76ERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Los Angeles Clippers -6

This game will be played at Wells Fargo Center at 7:30 ET on Wednesday, March 27th.

WHY BET THE LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 114-105 in favor of the Clippers.
  • Our projections have Kawhi Leonard finishing with Kawhi Leonard points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists.
  • From the field, we have the Clippers finishing with a field goal percentage of 49.5% and knocking down 14 threes.

Are the Clippers Ready for a Win at Philadelphia?

The Clippers are favored by 6 points today and have gone 41-16 as the favorite this season. In their last two games as the favorite, the Clippers have gone 0-2 ATS.

Against the spread, the Clippers are 34-37 on the season and have failed to cover in their last three games. On the road, they are 18-18 ATS compared to 16-19 ATS at home.

LA’s O/U record for the season is 33-37-1, and the over has hit in their last four games. Today’s O/U line is 218.5, and the average combined scoring in their games this year is 229.4.

LA’s last game was a 133-116 loss to the Pacers, and they were favored by 6 points. The O/U line for that game was 234.5, and the teams easily surpassed that mark.

In the Western Conference standings, the Clippers are currently in 4th place with a record of 44-27. Against the West, they are 27-18 and 8-5 against division opponents.

On the road, the Clippers are 22-14 this season, and they have won their last two road games. So far, they are 30-27 ATS as the favorite and 4-10 ATS as the favorite.

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

So far, the Clippers have outscored the NBA scoring average in 53.5% of their games. They are also a top-10 team in terms of field goal percentage, hitting 49% of their shots (6th). In terms of pace, the Clippers are 27th in the league at 96.5 possessions per game.

When it comes to three-point shooting, the Clippers are 4th in the NBA at 38%. Overall, they are 14th in three-pointers made per game (12.9) and 19th in three-point attempts.

Coming into today’s game, the Clippers’ defense is giving up an average of 112.9 points per contest. Los Angeles’ defense is currently forcing 12.2 turnovers per game, which is 9th in the league. Additionally, they enter the game ranked 12th in blocked shots, with an average of 5.2 rejections per game.

Will Philadelphia Come Through as Home Underdogs?

Today, the 76ers will look to bounce back from a 108-96 loss to the Kings. The game finished well below the O/U line of 220.5. Philadelphia was a 7.5-point underdog in the game.

This season, the 76ers have an O/U record of 35-37, and 60 of their games have had higher over/under lines than today’s (218.5). On average, their games have seen 226.3 points scored.

At home, the 76ers have an ATS record of 19-16 and have covered the spread in two straight games. As the underdog, their ATS record is 12-15, and they are 8-20 straight-up as the underdog.

In the Eastern Conference, the 76ers are currently in 8th place with a record of 39-33. Against other Eastern Conference teams, they are 26-20 and 6-8 against their division. Overall, they are 39-32 against the spread.

Looking at their ATS record, the 76ers are 20-16 on the road and 19-16 at home. On average, they have an ATS scoring margin of +4.1 points per game on the road and +6.2 points per game as the underdog.

At home, the 76ers are averaging 115.7 points per game, which is 16th in the NBA. Overall, they are 16th in the league in scoring at 114.2 points per game.

Philadelphia is one of the top teams in the NBA in terms of getting to the free-throw line. They are 4th in the league in free-throw attempts at 24.1 per game. In terms of pace, the 76ers are 21st in the NBA.

So far this season, the 76ers have made 46% of their field goal attempts, which is 22nd in the NBA. From three-point range, they are shooting 35% as a team, which is 22nd in the league.

At present, the 76ers’ defense is ranked 9th, allowing 112.1 points per game. Most recently, the 76ers’ defense put together a solid performance, giving up just 108 points to the Kings.