Knicks vs Clippers: NBA Game Prediction - March 11, 2023
- Mar 11, 2023, 6:48:18 AM
The New York Knicks will travel to Los Angeles to take on the Clippers in a non-conference matchup on March 11, 2023, at the Staples Center. The Clippers won the previous meeting between the two teams in overtime, but the Knicks are on an eight-game winning streak and will look to extend it.
New York Knicks
The New York Knicks are fifth in the Eastern Conference and have a record of 39-29. They are on a hot streak, having won their last eight games, and will be looking to continue their winning ways against the Clippers. The Knicks are known for their strong defense, allowing just 112.5 points per game and holding their opponents to 45.5% shooting. Julius Randle has been the standout player for the Knicks this season, averaging 27.4 points and 8.1 rebounds per game, while shooting 48.0% from the field over the past ten games. Jalen Brunson has also been impressive, averaging 23.5 points and 6.1 assists per game.
Los Angeles Clippers
The Los Angeles Clippers are fifth in the Western Conference and have a record of 35-33. They have struggled recently, winning only four of their last ten games. However, they are a strong team at home, with a record of 17-15 at the Staples Center. Paul George has been the standout player for the Clippers this season, averaging 25.1 points and 6.4 rebounds per game over the last ten games. Mason Plumlee has also been a solid contributor, averaging 11.8 points and 9.6 rebounds per game.
The New York Knicks are on a hot streak and have been playing excellent basketball over the past few weeks. They have a strong defense and have been holding their opponents to a low shooting percentage. The Los Angeles Clippers have struggled recently and have a poor record against opponents with a winning record. We think the New York Knicks will continue their winning ways and cover the spread in this game.
Pick: New York Knicks (-3)