The Phoenix Suns will continue a road trip with a stop to face the Los Angeles Clippers (44-20) in a Pacific Division clash Monday night. The game tips off at 10:30 pm ET from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California and will be televised nationally on NBA TV. In addition, regional coverage will be provided by Fox Sports Arizona and Fox Sports West 2. The Clippers are currently 10 point favorites with the over/under set at 220 points.
Why Phoenix Will Cover
The Suns were on the road Sunday night as they faced Golden State in another Pacific Division contest. Phoenix entered Sunday’s play in seventh place in the Western Conference, two games behind the sixth place Warriors, 6.5 games behind the division leading Clippers and just half a game ahead of ninth place Memphis. Phoenix was 14-13 on the road, 23-17 against the Western Conference, 7-4 against the Pacific Division and 6-4 in their last 10 games, including a 128-122 home win over Oklahoma City Thursday.
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The Orlando Magic (19-45) will continue a road trip with a stop to face the Milwaukee Bucks (12-50) in a battle of Eastern Conference doormats Monday night. The game tips off at 8:00 pm ET from the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and will be televised regionally on Fox Sports Florida and Fox Sports Wisconsin. Milwaukee is currently a 1.5 point favorite with the over/under set at 203.5 points.
Why Orlando Will Cover
The Magic lost for the fifth time in seven games and fell to 4-29 on the road this season with a 121-112 loss to San Antonio Saturday night. Orlando led by two at the half but was outscored 62-51 in the second half. Tobias Harris led four Orlando players in double figures with 23 points off the bench in the victory. Nikola Vucevic (19 points, 13 rebounds) and Maurice Harkless (12 points, 10 rebounds) each posted double-doubles while Arron Afflalo chipped in 17. Orlando shot 47.9 percent, 7 of 18 from three point range but couldn’t overcome San Antonio’s 53.1 ...