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NBA 2k20 Sim: Portland Trail Blazers vs Los Angeles Clippers 5/4/2020 NBA Odds and Picks
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Portland Trail Blazers vs Los Angeles Clippers 5/4/2020 – This is an interesting battle as a healthy Portland Trail Blazers are set to test their complete roster against the Los Angeles Clippers in this NBA 2k20 simulation. This match with happen on Monday, May 4 and it will be aired at Twitch.tv/nba2klivesims. The Blazers are struggling to make it to the playoffs this season due to injuries as they are placed ninth in the NBA Western Conference standings with a record of 29-37 before the league suspension. Meanwhile, the Clippers are second behind the Lakers in the same conference with a 44-20 record. NBA Run Line interestingly picks the Blazers to win in this match over the Clippers.
Portland Trail Blazers vs Los Angeles Clippers 5/4/2020
Portland Trail Blazers vs Los Angeles Clippers 5/4/2020 Betting Odds
Portland Trail Blazers Betting
The Portland Trail Blazers have struggled this season due to the injuries of a lot of players. This time around, they have a complete roster the roster looks strong. Damian Lillard is the best player in the team and one of the top point guards in the league with his 94 overall rating. He has an A+ in inside scoring, mid-range, playmaking and potential. He is followed by Hassan Whiteside who solidifies the paint at 87 overall. Hassan has an A+ in inside defense and an A in potential. High-scoring guard, CJ McCollum has an 85 overall rating and an A in potential and mid-range. Jusuf Nurkic has been out all-season and he is in the roster and it will be interesting how he plays with Whiteside. He has an 83 overall rating and an A+ in rebounding. Carmelo Anthony is a mid-season acquisition and the 35-year-old scorer is a 77 overall with an A- in inside scoring and three-points. He will be sharing minutes with Rodney Hood who also has a 77 overall rating.
Los Angeles Clippers Betting
The Los Angeles Clippers made a big splash in the off-season landing Kawhi Leonard and Paul George. The “Klaw” leads the team with a 96 overall rating and he owns an A+ in inside scoring, perimeter defense, IQ and potential. Leonard is also an A- in three-pointers and playmaking. Paul George is at 90 overall and it comes with an A+ in perimeter defense and potential. Montrezl Harrell is given an 85 overall and his best attributes are in his inside scoring and potential at A-. Lou Williams is an 82 overall and the combo guard is an A- in playmaking and potential while an A in inside scoring. Marcus Morris is a mid-season acquisition and his 80 overall makes the Clippers deep in the forward position. Reggie Jackson came from the Pistons during the mid-season and heh as a 79 overall and defensive guard Patrick Beverly has an A+ in perimeter defense inside his 78 overall rating. Ivica Zubac deepens the bench of the Clippers as the center is also given a 78 overall with an A in rebounding.
Portland Trail Blazers vs Los Angeles Clippers Betting Picks
The Clippers are weak in the paint and you have Zubac trying to defend against Whiteside and Nurkic. It will be hard to break the interior defense of the Blazers and Damian Lillard could just erupt with 50 points along with McCullum and Anthony giving additional scoring power. Bet On NBA Games sees the Blazers taking this victory over the Clippers.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Blazers is -200 while the Clippers are seen as the underdogs with a +150.
ATS: It is 4.5 points between both teams in this game. The Blazers will own the -4.5 while the Clippers are at +4.5.
TOTALs: 114.5 is the total given for each team and both are high scoring teams. It is safe to pick both teams going over.
Score Prediction: 122 – 117 Trail Blazers