Los Angeles Clippers vs Phoenix Suns 6/28/2021 NBA Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Los Angeles Clippers vs Phoenix Suns 6/28/2021 – The Phoenix Suns went through a tough Game 4 and managed to secure the victory over the Los Angeles Clippers. This series now shifts back to the Phoenix Suns Arena in Phoenix, Arizona for Game 5 this coming Monday, June 28. It will be ESPN that will have the exclusive broadcast rights for this match and they will shoot up the live coverage at exactly 9:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The online live stream is made available by subscribing through NBA League Pass. It is already forecasted in NBA betting lines that the Phoenix Suns will not this series to extend further and win Game 5 over the Los Angeles Clippers.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Phoenix Suns 6/28/2021
Los Angeles Clippers vs Phoenix Suns 6/28/2021 Betting Odds
Los Angeles Clippers Betting
The Los Angeles Clippers fell short in the fourth quarter and lost Game 4 by four points in a low-scoring affair, 80-84. Paul George shot only 25% from the field and did 5-of-20 from the field. He finished with 23 points, 16 rebounds and six assists. Reggie Jackson had it worse doing 8-for-24 from the field but was able to tally 20 points and five boards. Ivica Zubac and Terrence Mann combined for 25 points to help Jackson and George. This team shot only 33% from the field and 16% from the three-point line. This team sorely missed Kawhi Leonard and he will still not be available in Game 5.
Players to watch: K. Leonard SF 11 GP 11 GS 39.3 MIN 30.4 PTS 2 OR 5.7 DR 7.7 REB 4.4 AST 2.1 STL 0.8 BLK 2.2 TO 2.6 PF 2 AST/TO 26.24 PER
P. George SG 17 GP 17 GS 40.8 MIN 26.4 PTS 0.9 OR 8.5 DR 9.5 REB 5.5 AST 0.9 STL 0.6 BLK 3.4 TO 3.3 PF 1.6 AST/TO 16.45 PER
R. Jackson PG 17 GP 15 GS 32.2 MIN 17.8 PTS 0.4 OR 2.6 DR 3 REB 3.2 AST 0.9 STL 0.1 BLK 1.6 TO 2.5 PF 2 AST/TO 14.59 PER.
Phoenix Suns Betting
The Phoenix Suns are just one win away from making the NBA Finals since 1993. Devin Booker was the best scorer for both teams doing 25 points before fouling out in the last two minutes of the game. DeAndre Ayton had a very strong night controlling the paint doing 19 points, 22 rebounds and four blocks while Chris Paul controlled the floor doing 18 points, seven assists and four rebounds. Mikal Bridges was only able to score six points but helped crash the boards with 13. This team had the Clippers’ number in the fourth quarter and their defense has been the best offense.
Players to Watch: D. Booker SG 14 GP 14 GS 40.1 MIN 27.1 PTS 0.6 OR 5.9 DR 6.6 REB 4.9 AST 0.7 STL 0.1 BLK 4 TO 3.5 PF 1.2 AST/TO 14.18 PER
D. Ayton C 14 GP 14 GS 35.6 MIN 16.6 PTS 3.3 OR 8.1 DR 11.4 REB 0.9 AST 0.6 STL 0.9 BLK 1.1 TO 2.6 PF 0.8 AST/TO 17.75 PER
C. Paul PG 12 GP 12 GS 32.4 MIN 15.8 PTS 0.3 OR 3.6 DR 3.9 REB 8.8 AST 1.3 STL 0.2 BLK 1.7 TO 2.1 PF 5.3 AST/TO 16.63 PER.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Phoenix Suns 6/28/2021 Betting Numbers
Los Angeles Clippers
LA Clippers are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games.
Phoenix are 9-2 ATS in their last 11 games.
Los Angeles Clippers
Serge Ibaka PF Back is out for season
Los Angeles Clippers vs Phoenix Suns Betting Picks
The Phoenix Suns were able to absorb the Los Angeles Clippers’ strongest punch and survived to tell it. This series should finish in Game 5 according to the top online sportsbook and give the Suns ample time to prepare for the NBA Finals.
Moneyline: The Suns are given an ML of -230 if they end the series while the Clippers are +195 when they force Game 6.
ATS: A wide 6.5 points is between both teams with the Clippers having the +6.5 while the Suns sit on the -6.6.
TOTALs: 218 points is the total for this matchup with the Suns the team going under and the Clippers are over.
Score Prediction: 112 – 103, Suns