At 7:00 ET, the Los Angeles Clippers will take on the Cleveland Cavaliers in a non-conference matchup. The Clippers are favored by 3 and have a record of 30-14, which is good for 3rd in the Western Conference. They are currently on a 5-game win streak.

This game will take place at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in Cleveland. The Cavaliers are 27-16 and are 5th in the Eastern Conference. The over/under line is currently set at 225.5.

LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS VS CLEVELAND CAVALIERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Cleveland Cavaliers +3

This game will be played at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse at 7:00 ET on Monday, January 29th.

WHY BET THE CLEVELAND CAVALIERS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 118-116 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 47.8% and knocking down 13 threes.

Will the Clippers Win in Cleveland?

The Clippers are favored by 3 points in today's game against the Cavaliers. This season, they have been favored in 35 of their 44 games and have gone 29-6 in those games. As the favorite, their ATS record is 23-12, going 11-10 on the road and 14-9 at home.

On average, Clippers games have seen a combined scoring total of 229.8 points, which is higher than today's O/U line of 225.5. The team has gone 20-24 on the over/under this season, with their last two games finishing below the O/U line.

LA's ATS win streak is at five games, and they have covered the spread in 11 of their 21 road games. Currently, they are 11-10 straight up on the road.

The Clippers improved to 30-14 on the season with a 115-96 win over the Celtics. They are currently in 3rd place in the Western Conference and are 1st in the Pacific Division. In non-conference games, they are 9-3 compared to 21-11 against the West.

Heading into their matchup with the Cavaliers, the Clippers are 10th in the league in scoring at 118.2 points per game. However, on the road, they are averaging 117.5 points per game (9th).

So far this season, the Clippers have outscored the NBA scoring average in 56.8% of their games. In terms of pace, they are 26th in the league at 97.2 possessions per game.

When it comes to shooting, the Clippers are 5th in field goal percentage at 49%. They are also 4th in true shooting percentage. In terms of three-point shooting, they are 1st in three-point percentage but just 18th in three-point attempts.

At present, the Clippers' defense is ranked 8th, allowing 111.7 points per game. Most recently, the Clippers' defense put together a solid performance, giving up just 96 points to the Celtics.

Can Cleveland Secure a Home Victory?

The Cavaliers come into today's game as 3-point underdogs and have a 7-10 record as the underdog. In games where they have been favored, they have gone 20-6 and have been favored in 26 of their 43 games.

Cleveland's ATS record for the season is 23-18, and they have covered the spread in three straight home games. At home, the Cavs are 12-11 ATS, while going 15-8 straight up.

In their last game, the Cavaliers picked up a 112-100 win over the Bucks. They were 5.5-point underdogs going into the game. The O/U line for that game was 238 points.

This season, the Cavaliers have an O/U record of 20-22-1, and their games have averaged 223.8 points per game. Today's O/U line is set at 225.5, which is just below their season average of 225.4.

Currently, the Cavaliers are 5th in the Eastern Conference with a record of 27-16. In the Central Division, they are in 2nd place. In non-conference games, they are 8-6 compared to 19-10 against the East.

At home, the Cavaliers are averaging 114.8 points per game, which is 18th in the league. Overall, they are 19th in scoring at 114 points per game. Cleveland has outscored the NBA average in 41.9% of their games this season.

When it comes to pace, the Cavaliers are 22nd in the league at 98 possessions per game. In terms of field goal percentage, they are 13th at 47%. Cleveland is also 9th in two-point shooting at 56%.

So far this season, the Cavaliers have attempted the 10th most three-pointers in the NBA at 36.8 per game. However, they are just 18th in three-point shooting percentage at 35%. In terms of free throws, Cleveland is 27th in both attempts and makes.

At present, the Cavaliers' defense is ranked 3rd, allowing 109.8 points per game. Most recently, the Cavaliers' defense put together a solid performance, giving up just 100 points to the Bucks.