Portland Trailblazers versus LA Clippers NBA Pro Basketball Betting Preview

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The long NBA regular season is finally coming to an end with the playoffs set to begin with Game 1’s on Saturday and Sunday on the weekend of April 20th and 21st. The nationally televised NBA contest comes out west for the late night game as the LA Clippers will compete against the Portland Trailblazers. They get things started from the Staples Center in Los Angeles at 10:30PM Eastern Time with TNT providing the television broadcast.

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The current odds available for wagering at Oddsmaker, where the bonuses are the best in the business has the home team LA Clippers favored by -14 points with an over under line of 203 ½ points.

With two games left in the regular season for the LA Clippers this game has importance. They are battling the Memphis Grizzlies for home court for the first round of the NBA playoffs. The good news for LA is that they control their own destiny to achieve this goal. A win by the Clippers on Wednesday night against the Trailblazers and the following night at Sacramento means that the playoffs for the Clippers will begin at Staples Center for game one this weekend. LA can go 1-1 in the final two games and earn home court if the Memphis Grizzlies lose at home to Utah on Wednesday night. After a rough stretch where the team lost four of five games at the end of March and into April 1st the Clippers have responded with five straight victories. Notable wins came at home to the Lakers and a monster win on Saturday at the Memphis Grizzlies. Biggest difference in this late season turnaround for the Clips has been their defense as they have allowed no greater than 95 points to their past four opponents. Portland has played poorly down the stretch as they have lost eleven straight games. Their defense has been atrocious as the Trailblazers have allowed 105 points or greater to eight of their past ten opponents. Portland has listed rotational players Wesley Matthews, Noland Smith and LaMarcus Aldridge as questionable for this game with injuries.

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