NBA -- Boston Celtics vs Los Angeles Clippers: Match Preview

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NBA -- Boston Celtics vs Los Angeles Clippers

Play Time: Tuesday,Mar 2 2021 20:30

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Boston Celtics 

On Sunday, All-Star F Jayson Tatum made two baskets during the final seconds to lift Boston to a 111-110 home victory versus Washington. The Boston Celtics are averaging 110.9 points on 46.3 percent shooting and allowing 110.4 points on 46.7 percent shooting. The Boston Celtics are shooting 36.7 percent from beyond the arc and 76.6 percent from the free throw line. The Boston Celtics are allowing 35.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 44 rebounds per game. 

 

Los Angeles Clippers

The Los Angeles Clippers are reeling from their close 5-point loss to the Milwaukee Bucks: On Sunday, Los Angeles missed their final eight field goal attempts of the game during a 105-100 road loss against Milwaukee. The Los Angeles Clippers are averaging 114.9 points on 48.4 percent shooting and allowing 109 points on 46.7 percent shooting. The Los Angeles Clippers are shooting 41.6 percent from beyond the arc and 84 percent from the free throw line. The Los Angeles Clippers are allowing 35.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 44.4 rebounds per game.

 

Prediction

The LA Clippers have struggled in recent games. At the same time, the Boston Celtics have gotten their act together after a stuttering few weeks. Nevertheless, in what is expected to be a highly entertaining encounter, the LA Clippers go in as the marginal favorites to win the game.

 

Handicap Pick: Los Angeles Clippers -2.5

NBA -- Boston Celtics vs Los Angeles Clippers: Match Preview