New York Knicks vs LA Clippers Odds, Lines, Picks & Predictions – NBA, Mar. 6

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Mar 06, 2022, 8:20 AM
  • The Clippers (30-31) are -4.5 favorites vs. the Knicks (25-34)
  • Total (Over/Under): 217.5 points
  • Sunday, March 6, 2022 at 10:00pm EST
  • Watch the game on BSSC & MSG

The New York Knicks visit Crypto.com Arena to take on the LA Clippers on Sunday. Tipoff is scheduled for 10:00pm EST in Los Angeles.

The Clippers are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -4.5 (-110).

So far this NBA season, the Knicks are 27-36 against the spread, while the Clippers are 33-32 against the spread.

The Knicks vs Clippers Over/Under is 217.5 total points for the game.


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Knicks vs. Clippers Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
New York Knicks+4.5 -110O 217.5 -110155
LA Clippers -4.5 -110U 217.5 -110-190

Against the spread this NBA season, the Knicks have gone:

  • 27-36 against the Spread (-12.55 Units / -18.12% ROI)
  • 25-38 against the Moneyline (-33.25 Units / -29.39% ROI)
  • 32-30 against the Over for game total points (-1 Units / -1.44% ROI)
  • 30-32 against the Under for game total points (-5.2 Units / -7.5% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have covered the 4Q Game Total Under in 23 of their last 34 games (+10.90 Units / 29% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have covered the 2Q Game Total Over in 31 of their last 50 games (+10.00 Units / 18% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have covered the Game Total Over in 12 of their last 15 games (+9.80 Units / 59% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have covered the 2Q Spread in 19 of their last 31 away games (+9.12 Units / 27% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have covered the 1H Spread in 17 of their last 26 away games (+8.27 Units / 29% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have only covered the Moneyline in 23 of their last 61 games (-35.25 Units / -33% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have only covered the Spread in 23 of their last 58 games (-15.45 Units / -24% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have only covered the 2Q Game Total Under in 19 of their last 50 games (-15.29 Units / -28% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have only covered the 4Q Game Total Over in 17 of their last 46 games (-14.91 Units / -29% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have only covered the 3Q Game Total Over in 24 of their last 62 games (-12.35 Units / -18% ROI)

Against the spread this NBA season, the Clippers have gone:

  • 33-32 against the Spread (-2.2 Units / -3.08% ROI)
  • 34-31 against the Moneyline (+5.6 Units / 5.02% ROI)
  • 31-33 against the Over for game total points (-5.25 Units / -7.35% ROI)
  • 33-31 against the Under for game total points (-1.1 Units / -1.54% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have covered the Moneyline in 17 of their last 31 games (+16.15 Units / 40% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have covered the Team Total Under in 39 of their last 65 games (+10.91 Units / 15% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have covered the 3Q Spread in 21 of their last 31 games (+10.01 Units / 29% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have covered the Game Total Over in 9 of their last 11 games at home (+6.80 Units / 56% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have covered the 2Q Game Total Over in 12 of their last 18 games at home (+6.54 Units / 33% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have only covered the Team Total Over in 25 of their last 65 games (-20.94 Units / -27% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have only covered the 1H Game Total Over in 26 of their last 63 games (-14.81 Units / -21% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have only covered the 2H Moneyline in 10 of their last 25 games at home (-10.78 Units / -31% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have only covered the 1Q Game Total Over in 28 of their last 63 games (-10.16 Units / -15% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have only covered the 2Q Game Total Under in 22 of their last 52 games (-9.82 Units / -17% ROI)

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New York Knicks: Keys to the Game vs. the LA Clippers

The Knicks are 1-16 (.059) when allowing 15 or more second chance points this season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .468

The Knicks are 10-3 (.769) when allowing fewer than 10 second chance points this season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .524

The Knicks are 11-27 (.289) when allowing 15 or more second chance points since the start of the 2020-21 season — 4th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .458

The Knicks are 3-24 (.111) when allowing 110 or more points this season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .274

LA Clippers: Keys to the Game vs. the New York Knicks

The Clippers are 17-5 (.773) when allowing fewer than 10 fastbreak points this season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .570

The Clippers were 20-2 (.909) when forcing an eFG of 50% or worse last season — 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .782

The Clippers were 38-9 (.809) when scoring 110 or more points last season — 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .677

The Clippers were 29-12 (.707) when scoring more second chance points than their opponent last season — tied for 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .540

Injury Report: Clippers vs. Knicks - Sunday's Game, Mar. 06

  • Norman Powell (Clippers): The Clippers announced that Powell is out indefinitely.
  • Paul George (Clippers): George is going to be out a few more weeks as the team gives his right elbow more time to rest, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.
  • Kawhi Leonard (Clippers): Leonard is ahead of schedule on his ACL rehab and could return this season yet, according to Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports.
  • Jason Preston (Clippers): Preston had right foot surgery and is expected to miss a significant part of the season, according to Adrian Wojnarowksi of ESPN.
  • Jay Scrubb (Clippers): Scrubb will undergo season-ending surgery, according to Law Murray of The Athletic.
  • Obi Toppin (Knicks): The Knicks have listed Toppin as OUT for Sunday's game (Mar. 6) against the Clippers.
  • Quentin Grimes (Knicks): The Knicks announced that Grimes will be re-evaluated in two weeks.
  • Derrick Rose (Knicks): The Knicks announced that Rose had a minor procedure on his right ankle. There is no timetable for his return.

New York Knicks Offensive Stats & Trends

The Knicks averaged 9.6 assists per game (693 assists/72 games) in the second half last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 11.8

The Knicks averaged 21.4 assists per game (1,541 assists/72 games) last season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 24.7

The Knicks averaged 50.9 points per game (3,667 points/72 games) in the second half last season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 54.8

The Knicks have averaged 5.8 turnovers per game (263 turnovers/45 games) in the second half this season — tied for 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 6.6

LA Clippers Offensive Stats & Trends

The Clippers shot 41% from three (1,027/2,498) last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 37%

The Clippers averaged 0.56 points per possession (4,058 points/7,582 possessions) in the second half last season — tied for best among NBA teams; League Avg: 0.52

The Clippers have 18.8 free throw attempts per game this season — 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 20.8

The Clippers shot 41% from three (512/1,253) in the first half last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 37%

New York Knicks Defensive Stats & Trends

The Knicks have averaged 6.8 steals per game (305 steals/45 games) this season — tied for 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.6

The Knicks averaged 35.5 defensive rebounds per game (2,554 rebounds/72 games) last season — tied for 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.4

The Knicks have blocked 225 shots this season — tied for 9th most among NBA teams

The Knicks have averaged 6.9 steals per game (396 steals/57 games) on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for 5th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.6

LA Clippers Defensive Stats & Trends

The Clippers averaged 4.1 blocks per game (295 blocks/72 games) last season — tied for 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.9

The Clippers have 352 steals this season — 9th most among NBA teams

The Clippers have averaged 4.2 blocks per game (233 blocks/55 games) on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.8


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