NBA Playoffs Picks Against the Spread, Tips and Predictions for Today, May 3

Friday’s NBA playoff menu has two exciting matchups in store. Among them is the Los Angeles Clippers against the Dallas Mavericks, and to find our ATS pick for each of those games, see below.

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NBA Picks Against The Spread – May 3

The Orlando Magic play host to the Cleveland Cavaliers

The Cavaliers travel to face the Magic on Friday at 7:00 PM ET.

Against the Spread Preview

  • Matchup: Cleveland Cavaliers at Orlando Magic
  • Spread: Magic -4.5
  • Computer Pick: Orlando by 3.2 points
  • ORL Odds to Win: -189
  • CLE Odds to Win: +155
  • Total: 201.5 points

Records and Stats

  • ORL Record: 47-35
  • CLE Record: 48-34
  • ORL Stats: 110.5 PPG (24th in NBA), 108.4 Opp. PPG (third)
  • CLE Stats: 112.6 PPG (20th in NBA), 110.2 Opp. PPG (seventh)

Players to Watch

  • ORL Key Player: Paolo Banchero (22.6 PPG, 6.9 RPG, 5.4 APG)
  • CLE Key Player: Jarrett Allen (16.5 PPG, 10.5 RPG, 2.7 APG)

How to Watch

  • TV Channel: ESPN
  • Stream Live: Fubo (regional restrictions may apply)
  • Game Time: 7:00 PM ET

The Dallas Mavericks play the Los Angeles Clippers

The Clippers take to the home court off the Mavericks on Friday at 9:30 PM ET.

Against the Spread Preview

  • Matchup: Los Angeles Clippers at Dallas Mavericks
  • Spread: Mavericks -8.5
  • Computer Pick: Dallas by 3.2 points
  • DAL Odds to Win: -350
  • LAC Odds to Win: +275
  • Total: 208.5 points

Records and Stats

  • DAL Record: 50-32
  • LAC Record: 51-31
  • DAL Stats: 117.9 PPG (seventh in NBA), 115.6 Opp. PPG (20th)
  • LAC Stats: 115.6 PPG (12th in NBA), 112.3 Opp. PPG (10th)

Players to Watch

  • DAL Key Player: Luka Doncic (33.9 PPG, 9.2 RPG, 9.8 APG)
  • LAC Key Player: Paul George (22.6 PPG, 5.2 RPG, 3.5 APG)

How to Watch

  • TV Channel: Bally Sports
  • Stream Live: Fubo (regional restrictions may apply)
  • Game Time: 9:30 PM ET

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