Los Angeles Clippers vs Los Angeles Lakers prediction & preview 14.01.17
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The Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers accommodated Saturday in NBA activity at the Staples Center.
The Los Angeles Lakers could use a win actuality afterwards accident six of their endure nine games. The Los Angeles Lakers are averaging 104.7 credibility on 44.6 percent cutting and acceptance 110.3 credibility on 47.9 percent shooting. Louis Williams is averaging 17.6 credibility and three assists while D’Angelo Russell is averaging 15.2 credibility and 3.7 rebounds. Julius Randle is the third double-digit scorer and Nick Adolescent is avaricious 2.1 rebounds. The Los Angeles Lakers are cutting 35.4 percent from above the arc and 76.3 percent from the chargeless bandy line. The Los Angeles Lakers are acceptance 36.2 percent cutting from abysmal and are avaricious 43.7 rebounds per game. The Los Angeles Lakers accept absent six beeline alley games.
Clippers has reeled off 5 beeline victories as they abide to appropriate the address afterwards their six bold skid. The Clippers handled the Magic afterwards a brace canicule off and accept had two added blow canicule afore this contest. LA trailed by 5 afterwards the aperture quarter, led by 5 at the bisected and trailed by two entering the fourth. The Clippers outscored the Magic 32-21 in the fourth division to aces up the win. LA took advantage of hot cutting as they hit 51.3 percent of their attempts from the acreage in the bold admitting traveling 9 of 26 from above the arc. The Clippers captivated a 49-35 bend on the bottle to advice affected 21 turnovers. J.J. Redick led the Clippers with 22 credibility in the win.
The Clippers are currently 7th in the alliance in scoring breach with 107.8 credibility per bold this season. LA is 14th in the alliance in airy with 43.9 boards per bold and 15th in assists with 22.3 per contest. The Clippers are solid defensively, baronial 7th in scoring aegis by acceptance 102.3 credibility per game. Blake Griffin leads the aggregation with 21.2 credibility additional 8.8 rebounds and 4.7 assists per game. Chris Paul contributes 17.7 points, 9.7 assists and 2.29 steals per game. J.J. Redick contributes 15.7 credibility a night, Jamal Crawford chips in 12.1 credibility a bold in a sixth man role and DeAndre Jordan puts up 11.8 credibility and 13.7 rebounds per night. Marreese Speights (10 points, 5 boards), Austin Rivers (10.8 points), Luc Mbah a Moute, Paul Pierce and Raymond Felton are key pieces off the bench. LA is 7th in the alliance in acreage ambition allotment as they shoot 46.5 percent from the floor. The Clippers are 9th in three pointers a bold with 10.2 and 5th in three point cutting as they hit 37.6 percent.
It’s been a absolute year for the Clips appropriately far. They’re 5-0 this ages and are in acceptable position to abide best with a actual favorable antagonism adjoin their Staples Center co-tenants in the Lakers, who accept absent their antecedent two games.
However, the Clippers can’t get conceited afterwards bottomward this season’s aboriginal affair with the amethyst and gold aback on Christmas Day, 111-102. Chris Paul and Blake Griffin didn’t clothing up in that game, but that’s still no alibi to lose to a defensively-challenged and inconsistent Lakers group.
With Paul aback healthy, he should be able to resoundingly get the breach traveling and eventually beat their cross-town rival. The 31-year-old adept is averaging 17.0 credibility and 12.0 assists back abiding from a hamstring injury.
Luke Walton watched his adolescent troops lose by 40 credibility to the Spurs on Thursday night. There was almost annihilation acceptable that the Lakers can yield abroad from that setback, except Julius Randle’s solid performance—22 points, six rebounds with 5 assists.
On defense, the Lakers, as always, were at an impasse on how to stop a hot-shooting San Antonio aggregation that accumulated up a season-high 134 credibility on 60.5 percent shooting. LA’s now absent back-to-back amateur by an boilerplate allowance of 30.5 points. And yes, you apprehend that correctly.
They now action the Clips, addition band that’s been lighting up the scoreboard lately. Don’t apprehend the amethyst and gold accomplish this even abutting as continued as they abide arena high-school-level defense. The Lakers are acceptance at atomic 110 credibility per game, currently the fifth-most in the league.
The Lakers put calm one of their best amateur of the division in their aboriginal affair with the Clips, though. A season-high of seven Lakers players denticulate in bifold digits with Nick Adolescent and Timofey Mozgov anniversary accession 19 credibility to advance the team.