Clippers vs Nets: NBA Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 21, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 21, 2021

The Brooklyn Nets (19-12) are 5.5-point underdogs as they try to continue a five-game winning streak when they visit the Los Angeles Clippers (22-9) on Sunday, February 21, 2021 at Staples Center. The matchup airs at 8:00 PM ET on ESPN. The matchup has a point total of 239.

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from DraftKings Sportsbook as of February 21, 2021, 12:42 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Clippers vs Nets Betting Odds

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Injury Report as of February 21

Clippers: None

Nets:
Kevin Durant: Out (Hamstring),
Spencer Dinwiddie: Out For Season (ACL),
Tyler Johnson: Day To Day (Left Adductor),
Nicolas Claxton: Day To Day (Knee),
Iman Shumpert: Out (Left Hamstring)

Clippers and Nets Records ATS

  • Los Angeles has an 18-13 record ATS this year.
  • The Clippers have a winning record against the spread when favored by 5.5 points or more, going 11-8 this season.
  • Los Angeles and its opponents have outscored the set over/under in 58.1% of its games this season (18/31).
  • Brooklyn has a 15-16 record ATS this season.
  • The Nets only hold a 3-13 record against the spread this season when they play as at least a 5.5-point underdog.
  • 22 of Brooklyn’s 31 games (71%) this season have gone over the over/under.

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Head to Head

The Nets knocked off the Clippers 124-120 in the last meeting between the teams on February 2, 2021. Kawhi Leonard scored 33 points to lead the Clippers, and Kyrie Irving scored 39 points for the Nets. The Nets covered the spread as 1.5-point underdogs, and the teams combined to score 244 total points to cover the 242-point over/under.

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/2/2021 Clippers Nets -1.5 242 -122 102 Regular Season 124-120 BKN


Scoring Trends

  • Los Angeles’ games this year have gone over the point total for Sunday’s matchup total (239 points) in 16.1% of opportunities (five out of 31 matchups).
  • 14 Brooklyn games this year (45.2% of its matchups) ended with a final score greater than Sunday’s total of 239 points.
  • The Clippers have seen a 224.1 average over/under in their games this season, 14.9 points fewer than the over/under in this contest.
  • A difference of 0.5 points separates this matchup’s over/under (239 points) and the average total points bet in Nets’ games (238.5 points) this season.
  • The Clippers have an average implied point total of 115.1 this season, which is 6.9 points lower than their implied total in Sunday’s game (122).
  • So far this season, Los Angeles has outscored its implied point total for this matchup (122) nine times.
  • The Nets’ average implied point total on the season (119.2 points) is 2.2 points higher than their implied total in this matchup (117 points).
  • This season, Brooklyn has scored more than this game’s implied total of 117 points 19 times.
  • The Clippers are at the sixth spot in the NBA’s scoring charts (115.5 PPG), while the Nets allow the 28th-fewest points per game (117.3) in the league.
  • The Clippers have totaled 210 more points than their opponents this season (6.8 per game on average), and the Nets have scored 123 more points than their opponents (four per game).

Clippers Leaders

  • Leonard leads the Clippers in scoring, averaging 26.8 points per game.
  • Leonard’s points prop total for the game is set at 25.5, 1.3 points lower than his season average of 26.8.
  • Ivica Zubac paces Los Angeles with 6.7 rebounds per game and Paul George leads the squad with 5.4 assists per outing.
  • George’s PRA prop over/under for the game is set at 31.5, 4.0 lower than his season average of 35.5.
  • George hits 3.6 threes per game to lead the Clippers.
  • George’s three pointers made prop over/under for the contest is set at 3.5, 0.1 shots lower than his season average of 3.6.
  • Los Angeles’ steals leader is Leonard, who averages 1.7 per game. Serge Ibaka leads the team averaging 1.2 blocks an outing.
  • Ibaka’s blocks prop total for the game is set at 0.5, 0.7 blocks lower than his season average of 1.2.

Nets Leaders

  • Kevin Durant holds the top Nets spot in two categories: scoring (29.0 points per game) and rebounding (7.3 rebounds per game).
  • Durant’s rebounding prop over/under for the contest is listed at 6.5 rebounds, 0.8 rebounds less than his season average of 7.3.
  • The Brooklyn leader in assists is James Harden with 11.3 assists per game.
  • Harden’s PRA prop over/under for the game is set at 41.5, 1.3 lower than his season average of 42.8.
  • Joe Harris is tops from three-point range for the Nets, knocking down 3.4 threes per game.
  • Harris’ three pointers made prop total for the contest is set at 2.5, 0.9 shots lower than his season average of 3.4.
  • Harden is at the top of Brooklyn’s steals hierarchy with 1.1 steals per game and Durant leads the squad in blocks with 1.4 per game.
  • Harden’s steals prop total for the contest is set at 1.5, 0.4 steals higher than his season average of 1.1.

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