At 7:30 ET, the Clippers (-311) will look to extend their win streak to four games as they take on the Raptors (+246) in Toronto. The Clippers are favored by 7.5 points, and the over/under line is set at 234.

This non-conference matchup will be played at Scotiabank Arena and can be seen on BSSC. The Clippers are 4th in the West with a 28-14 record, while the Raptors are 12th in the East with a record of 16-28. Toronto has lost three straight.

LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS VS TORONTO RAPTORS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Los Angeles Clippers -7.5

This game will be played at Scotiabank Arena at 7:30 ET on Friday, January 26th.

WHY BET THE LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 120-111 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 47.3% and knocking down 14 threes.

Are the Clippers Ready for a Road Win?

The Clippers are favored by 7.5 points today, and they have a record of 28-6 as the favorite this season. In the Western Conference, they are currently in 4th place and have a 21-11 record against other teams in the West.

On the road, the Clippers are 9-10 straight up and 9-10 against the spread. Their ATS record on the road is 9-10, and they have an average scoring margin of +2.4 PPG.

LA’s O/U record for the season is 20-22, and the over has hit in their last three games. Today’s line of 234 is higher than 33 of their previous games, and the average O/U line in their games is 229.8.

In their last game, the Clippers defeated the Lakers by a score of 127-116. They were favored by 9.5 points in that game and covered the spread. The O/U line for that game was 235.5.

Heading into their matchup with the Raptors, the Clippers are one of the most efficient three-point shooting teams in the league. They are currently shooting 40% from beyond the arc, which leads the NBA. Overall, they are 5th in field goal percentage at 49%.

When it comes to scoring, the Clippers are averaging 118 points per game, which is 9th in the league. On the road, they are averaging 117.2 points per game.

So far this season, the Clippers have outscored the NBA scoring average in 57.1% of their games. In terms of pace, they are 26th in the league at 97.1 possessions per game.

Currently, the Clippers’ defense holds the 9th rank in the NBA, allowing 112.1 points per game. Opponents are hitting 53.5% of their two-point field goal attempts this season, and they’re also connecting on 36.1% of their three-point attempts.

Can Toronto Secure a Home Victory?

Toronto is currently on a three-game losing streak and has a record of 16-28, which is 12th in the Eastern Conference. In the Atlantic Division, they are 5th.

As the underdog, the Raptors have gone 8-20 straight-up and 14-14 against the spread. Today, they are getting 7.5 points and have gone 2-3 as the underdog.

For the season, Toronto has an average scoring differential of +0.4 points per game at home. Their ATS record at home is 10-12, and they have lost their last two ATS games at home.

Toronto’s O/U record for the season is 23-20-1, and their games have averaged 230.7 points per game. The under has hit in their last five games.

In their last game, the Raptors lost to the Grizzlies by a score of 108-100. The O/U line for that game was 227 points, and Toronto was favored by 7 points going into the game.

Heading into tonight’s game, the Raptors are 18th in scoring at 114.3 points per game. However, they have been better on the road, averaging 116.7 points compared to 112.0 at home (25th).

When it comes to pace, Toronto is 17th in the NBA at 98.7 possessions per game. In terms of field goal percentage, the Raptors are 10th overall at 48%.

When it comes to three-point shooting, the Raptors are 24th in three-point percentage at 35%. They are also 25th in three-point makes at 11.8 per game.

Currently, the Raptors’ defense holds the 18th rank in the NBA, allowing 116.4 points per game. Inside the arc, the Raptors defense is giving up a shooting percentage of 55.2% and 38.1% from three-point territory.