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New York Knicks vs. LA Clippers Pick Prediction NBA Pro Basketball Odds Preview 12-31-2014

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The New York Knicks will travel to face the LA Clippers in an NBA pro basketball game scheduled for Wednesday December 31st. Play begins from Staples Center in Los Angeles is set for 9PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by NBA TV. The betting odds from this NBA contest has the home side LA Clippers the –13 point favorite with a total of 204 ½ points. The New York Knicks falls to 5-28 with the 101-79 road defeat on Sunday to the Portland Trailblazers as a +11 ½ point wagering underdog. The total went under 203 ½ points. The Knicks have lost eight straight. It was a miserable offensive showing for New York as they make 33% from the floor along with 7 of 27 from three. Tim Hardaway Jr. had 17 points and five assists hitting on 5 of 17 shots. On defense New York allowed 47% shooting to Portland with 16 of 36 from three point distance. LA Clippers improve to 21-11 following the 101-97 home victory on Monday to the Utah Jazz as a -12 point betting favorite. The game total ended at under 202 ½ points. The Clips shot 45% from the floor with 10 of 23 coming from three. Blake Griffin had 24 points and seven assists hitting on 10 of 20 shots. They survived pulling down 11 fewer rebounds than the Jazz. LA held Utah to 41% shooting with 8 of 19 from three. The Clippers benefitted by bad Jazz free throw shooting as they missed 9 of 22 shots.