Dallas Mavericks vs Los Angeles Clippers 8/25/2020 NBA Spread and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Dallas Mavericks vs Los Angeles Clippers 8/25/2020 – The Dallas Mavericks and Los Angeles Clippers have been the best first-round series so far and it is now tied at 2-2. The pivotal Game 5 is set to happen this Wednesday, August 25 and it will be at the AdventHealth Arena in Wesley Chapel, Florida. It will be TNT that will be hosting the broadcast and they will start the live coverage at 9:00 PM Eastern Time. NBA League Pass and SofaScore are the places to catch the online live stream. With the series tied, it is seen by NBA Game Odds that the safer bet to win Game 5 are the Los Angeles Clippers over the Dallas Mavericks.
Dallas Mavericks vs Los Angeles Clippers 8/25/2020
Dallas Mavericks vs Los Angeles Clippers 8/25/2020 Betting Odds
Dallas Mavericks Betting
The Dallas Mavericks pulled off a huge win over the Los Angeles Clippers during Game 4 and thanks to Luka Doncic’s buzzer-beating shot to seal the game. The Slovenian sensation had monster numbers doing 43 points, 17 rebounds, 13 assists, two steals, a block and four three-pointers. Trey Burke scored 25 points, five rebounds and two steals while Tim Hardaway Jr. contributed 21 points, five rebounds and three triples to help Doncic. Seth Curry came off the bench with 15 points while Boban Marjanovic had 10. What is more amazing is that this team won without Kristaps Porzingis and he may play in Game 5.
Players to Watch: L. Doncic SG GP 4 GS 4 MIN 35.5 PTS 31.5 OR 0.8 DR 9.8 REB 10.5 AST 9.8 STL 1.5 BLK 0.5 TO 5.3 PF 3 AST/TO 1.9 PER 29.67
K. Porzingis PF GP 3 GS 3 MIN 31.3 PTS 23.7 OR 1 DR 7.7 REB 8.7 AST 0.7 STL 0 BLK 1 TO 1 PF 3 AST/TO 0.7 PER 25.56
T. Hardaway Jr. SG GP 4 GS 4 MIN 36.5 PTS 19.5 OR 0.5 DR 4.3 REB 4.8 AST 1.8 STL 0.5 BLK 0 TO 0.5 PF 3 AST/TO 3.5 PER 13.45.
Los Angeles Clippers Betting
The Los Angeles Clippers put up a good fight against the Dallas Mavericks but they were not chosen by the basketball gods to win the game and lost by just two points, 133-135. Lou Williams had his best game inside the bubble doing 36 points, five assists and four rebounds while Kawhi Leonard is not far behind with 32 points, nine boards, four dimes and two steals. Ivica Zubac contributed well as he had 15 points in 21 minus. Reggie Jackson also had a quality night doing 14 points on 5-of-9 shooting. Paul George is still missing in this series as he underachieved doing 3-of-14 in Game 4.
Players to watch: K. Leonard SF GP 4 GS 4 MIN 41 PTS 33 OR 1.8 DR 8.3 REB 10 AST 5 STL 2 BLK 0.5 TO 2.5 PF 2.8 AST/TO 2 PER 29.2
L. Williams SG GP 4 GS 0 MIN 31 PTS 20.8 OR 0.5 DR 3.3 REB 3.8 AST 5.5 STL 0.8 BLK 0 TO 2.3 PF 2 AST/TO 2.4 PER 24.4
P. George SG GP 4 GS 4 MIN 38 PTS 15.3 OR 1 DR 6.3 REB 7.3 AST 3.8 STL 1.3 BLK 0.3 TO 2.3 PF 4 AST/TO 1.7 PER 6.9.
Dallas Mavericks vs Los Angeles Clippers 8/25/2020 Betting Numbers
Dallas are 6-12 ATS in their last 18 games.
Los Angeles Clippers
LA Clippers are 14-6 ATS in their last 20 games.
Courtney Lee SG Calf is out for season
Los Angeles Clippers
Patrick Beverley PG Calf is downgraded to doubtful Tuesday vs Dallas
Dallas Mavericks vs Los Angeles Clippers Betting Picks
The Los Angeles Clippers have the best minds in the NBA from the players to the coaches. Expect them to bounce back from this and Top Online Sportsbook sees them prevailing in this game over the Dallas Mavericks. With Luka Doncic more predictable in Game 5, the Clippers should find a way to minimize his production and get Paul George involved.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Clippers for this game is -263 as the favorites while the Mavericks are at +210.
ATS: The given spread for this game is seven points with the Clippers having the -7 while the Mavericks are at +7.
TOTALs: It is 234.5 points on the total for Game 5 with the Clippers going under while the Mavericks are over.
Score Prediction: 117 – 113 Clippers