New York Knicks at Los Angeles Clippers Matchup 12/16/2023

7-5, 2nd East Atlantic
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NY 122 @ LAC 144

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2-4, 1st West Pacific

NY 122 @ LAC 144

Crypto.com Arena, Final

The Los Angeles Clippers (14-10) are favored by six points over the New York Knicks (14-10) on December 16, 2023 at Crypto.com Arena. The Clippers are on a roll, having won six in a row and going 8-2 in their past 10 games. The matchup has a point total of 229.

Matchup

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
14-10-0 5-5-0 9-5-0
9-16-0 4-10-0 5-6-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 2-5-0 0-4-0 2-1-0 0-3-0 0-3-0 0-0-0
220.5 to 225 7-4-0 5-1-0 2-3-0 3-2-0 1-1-0 2-1-0
225.5 to 229 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 2-4-0 2-1-0 0-3-0
229.5 to 235 3-2-0 0-0-0 3-2-0 5-3-0 3-1-0 2-2-0
235.5 to 240 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 2-1-0 2-0-0 0-1-0
240.5 and over 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
13-12-0 5-5-0 8-7-0
12-13-0 8-6-0 4-7-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 2-1-0 2-1-0 0-0-0 0-2-0 0-2-0 0-0-0
-7 to -10 1-2-0 1-0-0 0-2-0 2-2-0 2-2-0 0-0-0
-3.5 to -6.5 3-5-0 1-3-0 2-2-0 4-4-0 3-2-0 1-2-0
-0.5 to -3 3-2-0 0-0-0 3-2-0 3-1-0 3-0-0 0-1-0
0 to 3 1-1-0 1-1-0 0-0-0 1-1-0 0-0-0 1-1-0
+3.5 to +6.5 2-1-0 0-0-0 2-1-0 0-2-0 0-0-0 0-2-0
+7 to +10 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 2-1-0 0-0-0 2-1-0
+10.5 or more 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 7-7 50% 57.1 114.2
Underdog 5-7 41.7% 50 112.5
After Losses 2-4 33.3% 50 112.8
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 10-3 76.9% 53.8 114.2
Favorite 14-6 70% 50 113.7
After Win 4-4 50% 50 110.9

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
107.5 26.1 26.3 27.7 27.4
109.7 27.9 27.1 27.8 26.9
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
106.6 27.7 26.9 26.4 25.6
107.4 26.6 27.6 27.5 25.7
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
108.9 28.1 28 27.1 25.7
109.2 28.4 28 26.8 26
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
108.5 27.1 27.9 28.2 25.3
107.8 27.8 27.4 25.8 26.8

New York Knicks Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
12/6/23 NY 122 @ MIL 146 -4.5 230.5 49.4% 33 12 30.4% 16 60.4% 19 12 60.5% 12
11/26/23 NY 113 vs PHO 116 -6.5 219 44.8% 32 13 40% 7 46.2% 21 18 42.1% 11
11/18/23 NY 122 @ CHA 108 +6.5 223.5 50.5% 19 13 43.2% 12 48.8% 13 4 48.6% 13
11/12/23 NY 129 vs CHA 107 -10.5 224.5 54% 30 10 41.7% 9 46.8% 11 15 34.3% 12
10/31/23 NY 109 @ CLE 91 +3.5 212.5 44.2% 25 12 38.2% 14 39.1% 12 14 26.3% 15

Los Angeles Clippers Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
12/15/23 LAC 121 vs GS 113 -2 231 50.6% 30 10 40.6% 13 43.5% 19 16 35.6% 11
12/13/23 LAC 119 vs SAC 99 -3.5 237.5 52.4% 21 6 37.9% 15 41.9% 24 7 27% 14
12/2/23 LAC 113 vs GS 112 -5 229.5 48.9% 14 5 33.3% 11 44.2% 24 6 39.5% 13
11/28/23 LAC 104 vs DEN 113 -11.5 217.5 41.2% 34 16 30% 13 47.8% 28 18 45.5% 11
11/23/23 LAC 109 @ SA 102 +8.5 231 45.9% 29 11 32.1% 16 38% 23 10 28.9% 13

Knicks vs. Clippers Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Saturday, December 16, 2023
  • Time: 10:30 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: BSSC
  • Favorite: Clippers (-6)
  • Total: 229

Knicks vs. Clippers Matchup Statistics

  • The Clippers score 114.4 points per game, just 3.9 more points than the 110.5 the Knicks allow.
  • The Clippers outscore opponents by 4.9 points per game (scoring 114.4 points per game to rank 15th in the league while allowing 109.5 per contest to rank fourth in the NBA) and have a +118 scoring differential overall.
  • The Knicks outscore opponents by 3.7 points per game (posting 114.2 points per game, 16th in league, and giving up 110.5 per contest, sixth in NBA) and have a +88 scoring differential.
  • Offensively, Los Angeles scores 114.2 points per game at home, compared to 114.7 points per game when playing on the road.
  • New York is putting up fewer points at home (114.1 per game) than on the road (114.2).
  • On the offensive side of the ball, the Clippers have increased their production a little bit over their last 10 games, scoring 116.9 points per contest over that stretch as opposed to the 114.4 they've racked up over the course of this season.
  • The Knicks are putting up 119.8 points per contest over their last 10 games, compared to their season average of 114.2.

Knicks vs. Clippers Previous Meetings

Clippers vs Knicks (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
11/6/2023 Knicks -1 223.5 -122 +102 111-97 NY
3/11/2023 Clippers -5.5 227 -205 +175 106-95 LAC
2/4/2023 Clippers -2.5 220.5 -140 +120 134-128 LAC

Clippers Leaders

  • Kawhi Leonard is averaging 23.5 points, 5.9 boards and 3.5 assists. Defensively, he averages 1.5 steals (eighth in league) and 0.7 blocked shots.
  • Paul George averages 22.6 points, 5.9 boards and 4 assists.
  • James Harden averages 16.6 points, 4.7 boards and 7.3 assists, shooting 46.5% from the floor and 41.8% from downtown, with 2.4 made 3-pointers per game.
  • Russell Westbrook is averaging 11.3 points, 4.8 assists and 6.3 rebounds.
  • Ivica Zubac averages 11.9 points, 9 boards and 1 assists, shooting 62% from the field (seventh in league).

Knicks Leaders

  • Julius Randle averages 21.6 points for the Knicks, plus 9.8 boards and 5.4 assists.
  • The Knicks are receiving 25.7 points, 3.8 boards and 5.9 assists per game from Jalen Brunson.
  • The Knicks get 15.2 points per game from Immanuel Quickley, plus 3 boards and 2.7 assists.
  • RJ Barrett averages 18.9 points, 3.6 rebounds and 2.7 assists. He is draining 43% of his shots from the floor and 36.2% from beyond the arc, with 1.9 triples per game.
  • The Knicks receive 8 points per game from Josh Hart, plus 5.9 rebounds and 3 assists.

Knicks vs. Clippers Injury Report

  • Clippers Injuries: Moussa Diabate: Out (Hip), Mason Plumlee: Out (Knee), Marcus Morris: Out (Not With Team), Paul George: Questionable (Groin)
  • Knicks Injuries: Mitchell Robinson: Out (Ankle)