The Grizzlies and the Clippers battle in Los Angeles in what could be a preview of a first round playoff matchup while the two teams fight for seeding. Get NBA odds at Oddsmaker sportsbook.
The Grizzlies (53-25) have had a very solid season this year. After their year last season, many people believed they were on their way to a very promising future. They are in the running for a top three finish in the Western Conference this season as they sit in fourth right now. They are now tied with the Denver Nuggets for third and they lead the Clippers by one full game. The Grizz have won their last three games and are 7-3 in their last 10 games. Memphis is 23-17 on the road this season.
The Clippers (53-26) are not just an entertaining team, they can win some games. The Clippers are fifth in the Western Conference right now and would play either the Nuggets or the Grizzlies in the first round of the playoffs. Los Angeles definitely have some big guys that can jump out of the gym in Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan but they have a super star in Chris Paul that can really lead them deep into the postseason. LA is 31-9 on their home floor and are 6-4 in their last 10 games. The Clippers have won their last four games heading into the game against the Grizzlies.
Memphis is 43-33-2 against the spread and the Clippers are 43-35 ATS.
I think the Clippers have been very solid at home and I think they will get the cover on the road at at online sports books.