Written and authored by National Basketball Association Expert Analyst Charlie McDougall. Charliessports.com produces it for their 2015 Basketball game. The teams will play on Wednesday January 14, 2015. At 10:30 PM EST.
The (25-13) Los Angeles Clippers of the Western Conference Pacific Division make the trip from Southern California to “RIP CITY”. The Los Angeles Clippers will play the (30-8) Portland Trailblazers of the Western Conference Northwest Division in 2015 NBA action. The teams will play at Moda Center at the Rose Quarter in beautiful Portland, Oregon. This Sports Handicapper believes the Los Angeles Clippers are going to make a run in the 2015 NBA Playoffs. Portland is trying to hold off a healthy Oklahoma City team in the Northwest. The betting line has Portland as a three-point home favorite Against The Spread, the total is at 206′ for Wednesday Night’s game.
The 2015 Los Angeles Clippers lost at Staple Center to the Miami Heat 104-90 in an upset on January 11th. The Clippers come back home after Wednesday’s game for a back to back. Los Angeles will play Cleveland on the 16th and travel to Sacramento for a game on January 17th. Power Forward Blake Griffin is the team’s leading scorer averaging twenty-two points per game. All-Star guard Chris Paul is second with nineteen and also leads the Clippers in assists. The Los Angeles Clippers team average is 106 points per contest. The betting odds under the total is 4-0-1 their last five on Wednesday’s. The Clippers are 0-5 ATS their last five on the road. The Los Angeles Clippers are 5-5 their last ten Free NBA Expert Point Spread Picks going over the betting odds total three times while staying under seven. The Los Angles Clippers lost to Oklahoma City in the second round of last year’s playoffs. The organization is over the Donald Sterling scandal and want to bring a championship home to Clippers fans.
The 2015 Portland Trailblazers are on top in the Northwest Division. The Trailblazers are on a four-game win streak, their latest a 106-94 win in Los Angeles against the lowly Lakers. Portland along with the Los Angeles Clippers are on long home stands, but the Clippers have to make the trip. The betting odds under the total is 4-1-1 the Trailblazers last six at the Rose Garden. The betting odds over the total is 12-3-2 the last seventeen between the team in Portland. The Portland Trailblazers are 6-4 Against The Point Spread, going over the betting odds total four times staying under five and have a push. Portland. Power Froward LaMarcus Aldridge is the team’s leading scorer and rebounder per game. Damien Lillard is one of the most efficient point guards in the league and dishes out a team-leading six assists per game. The key to a Portland win is to play tough defense. Center Robin Lopez must hold his own in the paint.
Free Pick: Clippers+3′.