Houston Rockets vs Los Angeles Clippers 12/19/19 NBA Previews and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Houston Rockets vs Los Angeles Clippers 12/19/19 – An important Western Conference game is all set to get underway as Houston Rockets take on Los Angeles Clippers from Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. Houston is sitting in 5th position and they need to take out Los Angeles Clippers in the 2nd spot. Overall, the Rockets are holding an 18-9 record with a 10-5 conference record. Los Angeles holds a 21-8 overall record with a 13-5 conference record. Both teams are strong and this is going to be an entertaining game as the NBA moneyline betting is out and ready for picks.
Houston Rockets vs Los Angeles Clippers 12/19/19
Houston Rockets vs Los Angeles Clippers 12/19/19 Betting Odds
Houston Rockets Betting
Out of the last 10 games, Houston Rockets managed to win seven and they will enter this game with a winning record. The Rockets defeated San Antonio Spurs in their last game with a final score of 109-107. It was a close call, but an important victory for Houston. The Rockets are holding the same record as Dallas Mavericks in the 4th position, but they are lagging one game behind in the conference play. Houston is three games behind Los Angeles Clippers in the Western Conference.
Players to watch: J. Harden SG (27 GP 27 GS 37.8 MIN 38.9 PTS 1.1 OR 4.9 DR 6 REB 7.4 AST 1.9 STL 0.7 BLK 4.9 TO 3.3 PF 1.5 AST/TO 31.67 PER)
Los Angeles Clippers Betting
Los Angeles Clippers are three games behind Los Angeles Lakers in the top spot and they have dominated the Western Conference play by staying in the top three positions. The Clippers are three games behind the Denver Nuggets and now they need to take on the Rockets. The Clippers have been on the road for the last six games and they defeated Phoenix Suns with an impressive 120-99 final score.
Players to watch: K. Leonard SF (21 GP 21 GS 31.3 MIN 25.5 PTS 1 OR 6.8 DR 7.8 REB 5 AST 1.8 STL 0.7 BLK 3.5 TO 2 PF 1.4 AST/TO 25.13 PER)
Houston Rockets vs Los Angeles Clippers 12/19/19 Betting Numbers
Houston are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
Los Angeles Clippers
LA Clippers are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Gerald Green SG Foot is out indefinitely
Los Angeles Clippers
JaMychal Green PF Tailbone is “?” Thursday vs Houston
Houston Rockets vs Los Angeles Clippers Betting Picks
Houston Rockets might be holding a decent record, but the Clippers are one tough team to defeat. The Rockets will not stand a chance against Los Angeles at home as they are bound to decline in this game. Most of the NBA bets tonight are placed on the Clippers to win.
Moneyline: The moneyline for Houston is +178 and the moneyline for the Clippers is -200.
ATS: The Rockets have an ATS of +5.5 and the Clippers have an ATS of -5.5.
TOTALs: The total will go over 231.5 for Houston and under 231.5 for Los Angeles.
Score Prediction: 116 – 110 Clippers