Oklahoma City vs. L.A. Clippers Game 3 Point Spread Pick
- Updated: May 8, 2014
Time: 10:30 PM EST Friday May 9, 2014, ESPN
Location: STAPLES Center, Los Angeles, California
The L.A. Clippers host the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 3 in a Western Conference semifinals series.
This best of 7 series is tied at 1 game apiece.
In their last games: In Game 2 The Thunder beat the Clippers 112-101.
In Game 2 the Thunder were solid on both ends of the floor shooting 50.6% from the floor and they held the Clippers to a FG% of 44.6%.
Here are some additional handicapping angles to ponder:
In the last 14 games between these 2 teams the total has gone Over 10 times.
In Game 2 Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook combined to score 63 points.
In the Game 2 win the Thunder scored 48 points in the pain while the Clippers had 36.
Point Spread: L.A Clippers -4
Total Line: 213.5
Money Line: Thunder +160 / Clippers -185
Straight up and Against the Point Spread Records
Oklahoma City Thunder: 64-27 SU 47-41-3 ATS
L.A. Clippers: 62-29 SU 49-41-1 ATS
Key Betting Trends
• OKC is 1-3-1 ATS in their last 5 road games.
• OKC is 2-7-1 ATS in their last 10 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.
• OKC has an Over record of 4-1 in their last 5 games.
• LA is -5 ATS in their last 7 games overall.
• LA is 20-8 ATS in their last 28 games following a S.U. loss.
• LA has an Over record of 6-0 in their last 6 home games.
Sagarin Power Rankings
Oklahoma City Thunder: 96.40
L.A. Clippers: 96.93
Key Player Injuries
No injuries to report at this time.
Hedo Turkoglu G/F Sidelined Apr 29 back Day-to-day
Point Spread Pick:
This is more a feel play than anything else. You don’t know what to expect from the Clippers with the circus back in LA and it’s not like they’ve been a covering machine with a 3-7 ATS mark in their last 10. Take the Oklahoma City Thunder +4