Los Angeles Clippers vs Denver Nuggets 9/7/2020 NBA Odds and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Los Angeles Clippers vs Denver Nuggets 9/7/2020 – The Denver Nuggets came in with a terrific game plan in their second encounter with the Los Angeles Clippers and managed to tie the series at 1-1. Game 3 is set to happen this Monday, September 7 inside “The Bubble” at the AdvantHealth Arena located in Wesley Chapel, Florida. It will be TNT that has the broadcast rights for this matchup and they will start the live coverage at 9:00 p.m. Eastern Time. NBA League Pass and SofaScore are the locations to watch the online live stream of the match. With the slight hiccup in Game 2, NBA Playoff Lines still has the Los Angeles Clippers winning Game 3 with a wide margin against the Nuggets.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Denver Nuggets 9/7/2020
Los Angeles Clippers vs Denver Nuggets 9/7/2020 Betting Odds
Los Angeles Clippers Betting
The Los Angeles Clippers adjusted to the pace of the Denver Nuggets in Game 2 and paid a hefty price. Paul George was their top-scorer with 22 points but it took him 19 shots to get to that total. He also had eight rebounds, three assists, two steals and two blocks. Kawhi Leoonard also had an off-night sinking four of his seventeen attempts. He nearly had a triple-double finishing with 13 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists. Ivica Zubac managed to compete with the bigs of the Nuggets as he did 15 points and nine boards while Loe Williams had 13 points, seven assists and four boards.
Players to watch: K. Leonard SF GP 8 GS 8 MIN 38.1 PTS 29.9 OR 2.1 DR 7 REB 9.1 AST 5.3 STL 2.4 BLK 0.6 TO 2.6 PF 2.5 AST/TO 2 PER 30.67
P. George SG GP 8 GS 8 MIN 36.5 PTS 19 OR 1.3 DR 5.8 REB 7 AST 3.9 STL 1.1 BLK 0.4 TO 3.1 PF 3.5 AST/TO 1.2 PER 12.39
L. Williams SG GP 8 GS 0 MIN 27 PTS 14.9 OR 0.4 DR 3.1 REB 3.5 AST 4.6 STL 0.4 BLK 0.1 TO 2 PF 1.8 AST/TO 2.3 PER 17.58.
Denver Nuggets Betting
The Denver Nuggets managed to impose their style of gameplay in Game 2 and scored a nine-point victory over the Los Angeles Clippers. Nikola Jokic was dominant doing 26 points, 18 rebounds, four assists, three blocks and four three-pointers. Jamal Murray had a better outing doing 27 points, six assists, three rebounds, two steals and shot almost 50% from the field. Paul Millsap ang Gary Harris each chipped in with 13 points while Monte Morris had 10 points off the bench. Michael Porter Jr. also had a notable night as he did 11 points, seven rebounds and two steals in just 16 minutes of playing time. This is the tempo that the Nuggets wanted to implement and a good sign that Jokic and Murray are getting to their numbers.
Players to Watch: J. Murray PG GP 9 GS 9 MIN 37.8 PTS 28.9 OR 1.2 DR 3.8 REB 5 AST 6.2 STL 0.8 BLK 0.3 TO 2.1 PF 2.7 AST/TO 2.9 PER 28.89
N. Jokic C GP 9 GS 9 MIN 36.7 PTS 25 OR 1.8 DR 6.9 REB 8.7 AST 5 STL 0.6 BLK 0.7 TO 2.6 PF 3.1 AST/TO 2 PER 25.36
M. Porter Jr. PF GP 9 GS 3 MIN 24.7 PTS 11.1 OR 1.2 DR 5.7 REB 6.9 AST 0.7 STL 0.7 BLK 0.3 TO 1.2 PF 1.9 AST/TO 0.5 PER 14.15.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Denver Nuggets 9/7/2020 Betting Numbers
Los Angeles Clippers
LA Clippers are 12-5 ATS in their last 17 games.
Denver are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Los Angeles Clippers
Will Barton SG Knee is out indefinitely
Los Angeles Clippers vs Denver Nuggets Betting Picks
The Denver Nuggets may have victory in Game 2 but with Doc Rivers and a lot of cerebral players in the Los Angeles Clippers roster, expect them to come up with a good game plan for Game 3. It is seen by Online Sportsbook that they are the favored team to win in Game 3 and it is with a wide margin.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Clippers as the favored team is at -325 while the Nuggets are at +265.
ATS: It is a wide 7.5 points between both teams for this game and it is the Clippers owning the -7.5 while the Nuggets are at +7.5.
TOTALs: The given total for Game 3 is 221 points with the Nuggets going under and the Clippers are over.
Score Prediction: 112 – 106 Clippers