Denver Nuggets vs LA Clippers: NBA 2021 Prediction
Super Saturday is all set as the Los Angeles Clippers host Denver Nuggets at the Staples Center. The latest meeting between the two sides was at the beginning of April when Nuggets took the better of hosts Clippers and won 94-101.
Denver Nuggets vs LA Clippers: Head to Head Record
The two Western Conference sides have been around each other for quite a while now. Taking their recent confrontations into consideration, the Denver Nuggets have been the better side, with triumphs in over 98 occasions out of 180, losing 82.
When we just prioritize their last five meetings, the Clippers have prevailed in three, while the Nuggets have won two. The last two meetings has witnessed both sides winning a game each, and thus, this meeting could be special and conclusive.
Denver Nuggets Current Form
The Denver Nuggets have won four of their last five games. The Nuggets are currently fourth in the Western Conference standings. Having contested in 63 games in this season, they have won 42 and tasted defeat in just 21.
All this after losing two on the trot when the season commenced. April has been fulfilling for the side as they have managed victories in 13 and have lost just 3.
Their home record is also good, with 24 wins and ten losses, and if the last ten games of both sides are counted, the Nuggets come first there as well.
Denver Nuggets Injuries
Will Barton and Monte Morris are both sidelined with hamstring problems. Jamal Murray is out due to a knee injury.
LA Clippers Current Form
Another great side from the Western Conference, the Clippers are sitting third in the conference. They have gone through their ups and downs, but this is another side who have capitalized on their April form, with 11 wins and four losses.
Clippers have won 24 out of their 32 home matches, and they have played 64 games in all this season, with 43 victories and just 21 losses.
LA Clippers Injuries
Patrick Beverley and Jay Scrubb are still out with their respective injuries. Serge Ibaka is struggling with his back, while Kawhi Leonard is doubtful too.
Denver Nuggets vs LA Clippers Live Stream Options
The game will be available for Livestreaming on NBA TV.
The live telecast of the game can also be viewed on national television on broadcast channels like ABC, cable networks ESPN and TNT.
Denver Nuggets vs LA Clippers Prediction
Both sides will be going all out in the game, with the season going so tight, with the teams just one above another, a win is a must for the visitors, Nuggets.
However, the Clippers have shown that their performances in big games can come unfazed, and their opponents will have to be cautious about every mistake they commit.
Sportco predicts LA Clippers to win.