Phoenix Suns vs Los Angeles Clippers 6/26/2021 NBA Picks and Previews
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Phoenix Suns vs Los Angeles Clippers 6/26/2021 – The Los Angeles Clippers doing what they did in the past two series and that is winning Game 3. Game 4 against the Phoenix Suns is still going to be played at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California this coming Saturday, June 26. The tip-off begins at 9:00 p.m. Eastern Time and will be shown live on television by ESPN. NBA League Pass subscribers have the luxury of enjoying the game through online live streaming. It is seen by NBA betting lines that the Phoenix Suns having a slight edge against the Los Angeles Clippers and will go up to 3-1 after this game.
Phoenix Suns vs Los Angeles Clippers 6/26/2021
Phoenix Suns vs Los Angeles Clippers 6/26/2021 Betting Odds
Phoenix Suns Betting
The Phoenix Suns came in Game 3 and got overwhelmed by the Los Angels Clippers by 14 points, 92-116. This team had Chris Paul back from contracting COVID-19 and was able to contribute 15 points, 12 assists and three steals but shot 26% of the 19 shots he took. Devin Booker also had a rough night doing 5-of-21 from the field and tallied a subpar 15 points and five rebounds. DeAndre Ayton was their best performer so far and the Game 2 hero provided 18 points, nine rebounds and two blocks. Mikal Bridges and Cam Johnson combined for 25 points to help the team.
Players to watch: D. Booker SG 13 GP 13 GS 40.3 MIN 27.2 PTS 0.7 OR 6.2 DR 6.9 REB 5.3 AST 0.6 STL 0.1 BLK 3.9 TO 3.3 PF 1.4 AST/TO 14.78 PER
D. Ayton C 13 GP 13 GS 35.2 MIN 16.5 PTS 2.8 OR 7.8 DR 10.6 REB 0.7 AST 0.5 STL 0.6 BLK 1 TO 2.5 PF 0.7 AST/TO 17.18 PER
C. Paul PG 11 GP 11 GS 31.9 MIN 15.6 PTS 0.4 OR 3.5 DR 3.9 REB 9 AST 1.4 STL 0.2 BLK 1.5 TO 1.9 PF 6.2 AST/TO 18.07 PER.
Los Angeles Clippers Betting
The Los Angeles Clippers won their first game of the series and much thanks to the all-around production from Paul George. He was able to give the team 27 points, 15 rebounds and eight assists but shot 35% from the field. Reggie Jackson is trying to fill in Kawhi Leonard’s shoes doing 23 points and help George on the offensive end. Ivica Zubac has been a good factor in this series providing 15 points, 16 rebounds and two blocks while Terrance Mann chipped in with a dozen points. Leonard is still not going to play in Game 5 and much is expected from their bench players to step up.
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 26.16 PER
P. George SG 16 GP 16 GS 40.8 MIN 26.6 PTS 1 OR 8.1 DR 9.1 REB 5.5 AST 0.9 STL 0.6 BLK 3.4 TO 3.1 PF 1.6 AST/TO 16.75 PER
R. Jackson PG 16 GP 14 GS 31.6 MIN 17.6 PTS 0.4 OR 2.5 DR 2.9 REB 3.3 AST 0.9 STL 0.1 BLK 1.4 TO 2.6 PF 2.3 AST/TO 15.54 PER.
Phoenix Suns vs Los Angeles Clippers 6/26/2021 Betting Numbers
Phoenix are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 games.
Los Angeles Clippers
LA Clippers are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games.
Cameron Payne PG Ankle is upgraded to probable Saturday vs LA Clippers
Los Angeles Clippers
Serge Ibaka PF Back is out for season
Phoenix Suns vs Los Angeles Clippers Betting Picks
This is going to be a tough matchup for both teams and expect a defensive battle. Even with the morale-boosting victory in Game 3, the Phoenix Suns are the safer bet in this matchup against the Los Angeles Clippers according to the best basketball sportsbook.
Moneyline: The Clippers are having an ML of +105 if they manage to tie the series while the Suns are at -125.
ATS: It is just 1.5 points on the ATS for this game with the Clippers getting the +1.5 while the Suns are at -1.5.
TOTALs: The given total for both teams to reach is at 220 points with the Clippers going under and the Suns are over.
Score Prediction: 116 – 110, Suns