Clippers and Kawhi Leonard to host Nuggets At STAPLES Center. The Nuggets are coming off a 115-98 home win over the Detroit Pistons. Jerami Grant managed 29 points (12-of-15 shooting) and 3 threes made. Nikola Jokic got in 16 points (5-of-8 FG), 4 assists and 5 rebounds.
The Clippers are coming off a 102-92 home win over the Phoenix Suns. Kawhi Leonard contributed 24 points (7-of-17 FG), 5 assists and 4 offensive rebounds. Marcus Morris delivered the goods last game sinking 18 points and driving his team to a win against the Suns. Can he do it again? In their previous matchup as the visiting team, the Clippers won.
The Clippers’ last 5 games haven’t been too promising, having won only 2 of them. Both teams will be featuring their full lineups with no crucial players sitting out the contest. Clippers are much better at free throw shooting than the Nuggets; they rank No. 2 in free throws made, while the Nuggets rank just No. 24.
Will the fact that the Nuggets have rested 3 days while the Clippers only 2 days give them an upper hand? The Clippers will be playing at home vs PHI, away vs OKC, away vs HOU. Get all the Clippers tickets with no fees at TickPick. Top seats to Los Angeles Clippers vs. Denver Nuggets at Staples Center starting from 7 dollars!