Phoenix Suns vs. LA Clippers

The best basketball game of Monday night is the Phoenix Suns traveling to Los Angeles to face the Clippers.

 

Suns @ Clippers Preview

suns vs clippersThe 36-26 Suns are coming off a 113-107 loss to the Golden State Warriors.  The 44-20 Clippers are coming off a 109-108 win over the Atlanta Hawks.

The Suns are lead by Goran Dragic and Miles Plumlee. Dragic is averaging 20.5 points, 3.4 rebounds, 6.2 assists and 1.3 steals per game. Plumlee is averaging 8.5 points, 8.2 rebounds and 1.3 blocks per game.

The Clippers are lead by Chris Paul and Blake Griffin. Paul is averaging 18.6 points, 4.4 rebounds, 11 assists and 2.4 steals per game. Griffin is averaging 24.2 points, 9.7 rebounds, 3.6 assists and 1.1 steals per game.

 

Game Time: 10:30 p.m. ET on NBATV

 

Key Injuries

For Phoenix:

Emeka Okafor out (back), Eric Bledsoe doubtful (knee), Leandro Barbosa out (hand).

For Los Angeles:

Jamal Crawford doubtful (calf), Jared Dudley questionable (back), J.J. Redick out (hip).

 

How Phoenix Wins

Phoenix will win this game if they keep scoring the way they do. They score an average of 105.5 points per game and that ranks 6th in the league. The Suns will also need to keep shooting the way they do. They rank 7th in the league in shooting percentage as they shoot 46.1% per game. The final thing they will need to do is rebound the ball better. They average 51.5 rebounds per game and that ranks 17th in the league.

 

How Los Angeles Wins

Los Angles will win this game if they keep scoring the way they do. They average 107.8 points per game and that ranks 1st in the league. The Clippers also need to take care of the ball. The commit 14 turnovers per game and that ranks 7th in the league. The final thing they will need to do is play better defense. They rank 15th in the league in opponent scoring as they give up 100.7 points per game.

 

My Prediction

Both teams want to score a lot of points and make this a fast paced game. Whichever team can get the key defensive stops and win the rebound battle will have the best chance at winning.

I think that the game is high scoring. I think that the Clippers will win the rebound battle and will get the key defensive stops. I think that the Clippers will win this game with the help of home court advantage.

Final Score

Clippers: 115
Suns: 108

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