Washington Wizards vs LA Clippers Odds, Lines, Picks & Predictions – NBA, Mar. 9

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Mar 09, 2022, 5:15 PM
  • The Clippers (30-31) are -4.5 favorites vs. the Wizards (27-31)
  • Total (Over/Under): 216.5 points
  • Wednesday, March 9, 2022 at 10:30pm EST
  • Watch the game on BSSC & NBCS-DC

The Washington Wizards visit Crypto.com Arena to take on the LA Clippers on Wednesday. Tipoff is scheduled for 10:30pm 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 Wizards are 25-34 against the spread, while the Clippers are 33-34 against the spread.

The Wizards vs Clippers Over/Under is 216.5 total points for the game.


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Wizards vs. Clippers Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Washington Wizards+4.5 -110O 216.5 -110155
LA Clippers -4.5 -110U 216.5 -110-190

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

  • 25-34 against the Spread (-12.4 Units / -17.92% ROI)
  • 29-34 against the Moneyline (-4.45 Units / -5.19% ROI)
  • 32-29 against the Over for game total points (+0.1 Units / 0.14% ROI)
  • 29-32 against the Under for game total points (-6.2 Units / -8.95% ROI)
  • The Washington Wizards have covered the 1Q Game Total Under in 19 of their last 29 away games (+9.02 Units / 28% ROI)
  • The Washington Wizards have covered the 1H Game Total Under in 19 of their last 29 away games (+8.00 Units / 25% ROI)
  • The Washington Wizards have covered the 4Q Spread in 25 of their last 42 games (+6.28 Units / 14% ROI)
  • The Washington Wizards have covered the Moneyline in 5 of their last 11 away games (+5.40 Units / 42% ROI)
  • The Washington Wizards have covered the 3Q Spread in their last 5 games (+5.00 Units / 91% ROI)
  • The Washington Wizards have only covered the 1H Spread in 15 of their last 57 games (-30.22 Units / -48% ROI)
  • The Washington Wizards have only covered the 2Q Spread in 16 of their last 56 games (-26.84 Units / -44% ROI)
  • The Washington Wizards have only covered the 1H Moneyline in 18 of their last 57 games (-25.06 Units / -35% ROI)
  • The Washington Wizards have only covered the Spread in 16 of their last 50 games (-18.05 Units / -33% ROI)
  • The Washington Wizards have only covered the 1Q Game Total Over in 25 of their last 63 games (-14.53 Units / -21% ROI)

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

  • 33-34 against the Spread (-4.45 Units / -6.03% ROI)
  • 34-33 against the Moneyline (+2.35 Units / 2.05% ROI)
  • 31-35 against the Over for game total points (-7.45 Units / -10.12% ROI)
  • 35-31 against the Under for game total points (+0.9 Units / 1.22% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have covered the Team Total Under in 41 of their last 67 games (+12.91 Units / 17% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have covered the Moneyline in 17 of their last 33 games (+12.90 Units / 30% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have covered the 1H Game Total Under in 39 of their last 65 games (+10.38 Units / 15% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have covered the 3Q Spread in 22 of their last 33 games (+9.91 Units / 27% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have covered the 2Q Game Total Over in 12 of their last 19 games at home (+5.44 Units / 26% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have only covered the Team Total Over in 25 of their last 67 games (-23.24 Units / -29% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have only covered the 1H Game Total Over in 26 of their last 65 games (-17.03 Units / -24% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have only covered the 2Q Spread in 27 of their last 66 games (-12.58 Units / -17% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have only covered the 2H Moneyline in 10 of their last 26 games at home (-12.40 Units / -34% ROI)
  • The LA Clippers have only covered the 1Q Game Total Over in 28 of their last 65 games (-12.26 Units / -17% ROI)

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Washington Wizards: Keys to the Game vs. the LA Clippers

When Daniel Gafford (WAS) is below his assist average (1.0 asts) , his team is 14-22 (.389) this season — tied for 29th lowest among NBA players; League Avg: .481

LA Clippers: Keys to the Game vs. the Washington Wizards

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. Wizards - Wednesday's Game, Mar. 09

  • 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.
  • Robert Covington (Clippers): Covington did not play in Tuesday's game (Mar. 8) against Golden State.
  • 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.
  • Bradley Beal (Wizards): Beal will undergo season ending surgery on his left wrist, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.
  • Vernon Carey Jr. (Wizards): Carey Jr. did not play in Sunday's game (Mar. 6) against Indiana.

Washington Wizards Offensive Stats & Trends

The Wizards had 26.2 free throw attempts per game last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 21.8

The Wizards made 10.2 three-pointers per game last season — 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 12.7

The Wizards have made 9.9 three-pointers per game this season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 12.3

The Wizards are shooting 47% (1,784/3,785) this season — 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: 45%

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%

Washington Wizards Defensive Stats & Trends

The Wizards have averaged 6.1 steals per game (276 steals/45 games) this season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.6

The Wizards averaged 4.1 blocks per game (297 blocks/72 games) last season — tied for 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.9

The Wizards have averaged 6.9 steals per game (804 steals/117 games) 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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