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NBA 2k20 Sim: Philadelphia 76ers vs Los Angeles Clippers 5/17/2020 NBA Odds and Picks
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Philadelphia 76ers vs Los Angeles Clippers 5/17/2020 – Two of the contender teams in each conference are set to clash in this NBA 2k20 simulation with the Philadelphia 76ers take on the Los Angeles Clippers. This game will be held this Sunday, May 17 and for those who want to see the match, it will be on Twitch.tv/nba2ksims. The Philadelphia 76ers have top talents in their roster but they are seen as underachieving being sixth in the east with their 39-26 record. Meanwhile, the Los Angeles Clippers are second place in the west behind the Lakers by five games with a 44-20 record. The Sixers may seem more complete from all positions but the Clippers have a better defensive aptitude and deeper roster. This game is seen to be a close one as NBA Betting Covers give a slight advantage to the Clippers over the Sixers.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Los Angeles Clippers 5/17/2020
Philadelphia 76ers vs Los Angeles Clippers 5/17/2020 Betting Odds
Philadelphia 76ers Betting
The Sixers have finished “The Process” and they have Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons as their cornerstone players for the future. Embiid mans the paint well with his 91 overall rating while Ben Simmons as 6-foot-10 is the tallest point guard in the league at 88 overall. Tobias Harris is an inside-out scorer with an 85 overall and he is the third-highest in the team. Al Horford rotates with Harris and Embiid as he owns an 82 overall. Josh Richardson rounds up the starters as he is a two-way mid-range shooter with a 79 overall rating. Alec Burks is the first guard out of the bench and this sharpshooter has a 78 overall rating. Deepening the bench is rookie Matisse Thybulle and guard-forward Shake Milton who each owns a 77 overall.
Los Angeles Clippers Betting
The Los Angeles Clippers have been one of the best defensive teams in the entire NBA with Kawhi Leonard and Paul George leading the pack. Leonard plays the combo forward position and he is given a rating of 96 while Paul George is at 90 overall. Montrezl Harrell may be undersized for his position at 6-foot-7 playing the C/PF. He is at 85 overall while Lou Willams is a combo guard with an 82 overall. Marcus Morris Sr. is a mid-season acquisition from the Knicks and he adds firepower at 80 overall. Reggie Jackson is also a mid-season addition from the Pistons as the Clippers add another offensive weapon at the point guard position. Patrick Beverly locks down opposing guard for every team while Ivica Zubac fills in the need for some size from the bench. They are both given a 78 overall rating.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Los Angeles Clippers Betting Picks
The Clippers are known to disrupt the best offenses in the league and with that, they will have this advantage over the Sixers. This should be close but the safer bet will be the Clippers according to Online Sportsbook.
Moneyline: The ML is “EVEN” for the Sixers in this game while the Clippers having the edge is at -130.
ATS: It is just 1.5 points across the spread for both teams with the Sixers at +1.5 while Clippers own the -1.5.
TOTALs: 100.5 points is the given total for each team in this game. Clippers and Sixers are likely to go over.
Score Prediction: 108 – 104 Clippers