Los Angeles Clippers vs Charlotte Hornets – Preview, Tips and Odds

NBA
Los Angeles Clippers
Final
126:105
Charlotte Hornets
Highlights and Stats


The Charlotte Hornets will visit LA for a game against the Los Angeles Clippers, scheduled to take place at the Crypto.com Arena on 12/21 at 11:30 PM EST. The hosts of this upcoming match-up are 18-14 at the moment and occupy the 5th spot in the standings of the Western Conference, while the Hornets are at #14 in the Eastern Conference with an 8-23 record.

Los Angeles Clippers vs Charlotte Hornets Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 12-05-2022
TeamQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
Los Angeles Clippers
Los Angeles Clippers
28 35 21 35 119
Charlotte Hornets
Charlotte Hornets
26 28 36 27 117

The two organizations faced each other for the last time on December 5th, with the Los Angeles Clippers defeating the Charlotte Hornets 119-117 away from home. Charlotte failed to deal with the talent of Paul George, who concluded the game as his side’s MVP with 19 points, 7 assists, and 3 rebounds. Kelly Oubre Jr. played a similar role for the Charlotte Hornets, finishing with 28 points, 2 dimes, and 7 boards, but these numbers proved insufficient for the win. The Charlotte Hornets have recently struggled against the Los Angeles Clippers, having lost all five previous meetings. These five matchups finished with an average of 218.6 points.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team12-05-202201-30-202211-07-202105-13-202103-20-2021
Los Angeles Clippers
Los Angeles Clippers
119115120 113125
Charlotte Hornets
Charlotte Hornets
117 90 10690 98

Los Angeles Clippers Form

*Last 10 Los Angeles Clippers Games - 5:5
12-17-202212-15-202212-14-202212-12-202212-10-202212-08-202212-07-202212-05-202212-03-202211-30-2022
102:93vs Washington Wizards95:111vs Phoenix Suns99:88vs Minnesota Timberwolves113:93vs Boston Celtics107:114@ Washington Wizards115:110@ Miami Heat116:111@ Orlando Magic117:119@ Charlotte Hornets96:123vs Sacramento Kings125:112@ Utah Jazz

The Clippers did a good job on 12/17 when they won 102-93 against the Washington Wizards on their home floor. Kawhi Leonard scored 31 points and added 9 rebounds and an assist, which proved enough to secure the victory for his team. The Clippers shot an average of 43.0% from the floor, 61.5% from the free throw line, and a great 41.4% from beyond the arc. They lost five of their previous ten games while winning also five, and are currently on a one-game winning streak. The team is performing at a mediocre level at the Crypto.com Arena with a 10-7 home record. The LA Clippers are set to meet the Philadelphia 76ers away from home in their next match, scheduled for December 23, 2022.

Los Angeles Clippers Averages this Season

  • Points For
    107.00
  • Points Against
    107.60
  • Assits
    22.64
  • Rebounds
    44.61
  • Steals
    6.36
  • Turnovers
    15.76
  • Blocks
    4.73
  • Points Difference
    -0.60

Field Goal Percentage

3-Point Percentage

Free Throw Percentage

Los Angeles Clippers Standout Performer

  • Paul George

    The Clippers' main contributor this season has been Paul George with 23.5 points, 4.9 assists and 6.3 boards for an average of 34.1 minutes on the court. Unfortunately for his teammates, he's been out of the roster as of 12/15.

Los Angeles Clippers Missing Players

  • Norman Powell
    Groin
  • Reggie Jackson
    Achilles
  • Paul George
    Knee
  • Ivica Zubac
    Knee

Charlotte Hornets Form

*Last 10 Charlotte Hornets Games - 2:8
12-19-202212-18-202212-16-202212-14-202212-11-202212-09-202212-07-202212-05-202212-03-202212-02-2022
119:125@ Sacramento Kings119:115@ Denver Nuggets106:125vs Atlanta Hawks134:141vs Detroit Pistons131:113@ Philadelphia 76ers102:121vs New York Knicks122:116@ Brooklyn Nets117:119vs Los Angeles Clippers96:105vs Milwaukee Bucks117:116vs Washington Wizards

The Charlotte Hornets defeated the Sacramento Kings 119-125 in their most recent game, which took place on 12/19/2022 away from home. 31 points, 1 assist and 9 rebounds for 38 minutes were enough for Kelly Oubre Jr. to be the team’s most valuable player that night. The Hornets as a team shot an impressive 51.6% of their field goals, 73.9% of their free throws, and 32.3% from long range. They have a 2-8 record across the last ten showings and are currently on a W1 run. Charlotte has a negative 4-12 record when playing on the road this season. The road swing will continue for the Charlotte Hornets, as they are visiting at Crypto.com Arena for their next fixture against the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday, December 23rd.

Charlotte Hornets Averages This Season

  • Points For
    110.80
  • Points Against
    117.50
  • Assits
    24.06
  • Rebounds
    45.97
  • Steals
    7.72
  • Turnovers
    14.39
  • Blocks
    5.14
  • Points Difference
    -6.70

Field Goal Percentage

3-Point Percentage

Free Throw Percentage

Charlotte Hornets Standout Performer

  • LaMelo Ball

    The organization's best player this term has been LaMelo Ball, as he has aided the cause with 23.1 points, 7.4 dimes and 3.4 boards for an average of 32.7 minutes spent on court.

Charlotte Hornets Missing Players

  • Dennis Smith Jr.
    Ankle
  • Mark Williams
    Ankle

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
Los Angeles Clippers
Los Angeles Clippers
37 34 26 29 126
Charlotte Hornets
Charlotte Hornets
19 21 34 31 105
Los Angeles ClippersCharlotte Hornets
  • Score

    126
    105
  • Field Goals Made

    41
    37
  • Field Goals Attempts

    81
    92
  • 3 pts Made

    23
    9
  • 3 pts Attempts

    49
    31
  • Free Throws Made

    21
    22
  • Free Throws Attempts

    23
    29
  • Rebounds Total

    48
    40
  • Rebounds Offence

    5
    11
  • Rebounds Defence

    43
    29
  • Assists

    29
    25
  • Steals

    6
    15
  • Blocks

    7
    2
  • Turnovers

    27
    15
  • Personal Fouls

    22
    18

Player Ratings

Los Angeles Clippers

PLAYERMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOPFPTS+/-
Paul George3171546.741040.044100.01788127222+28
Kawhi Leonard3151241.71425.05683.30774101016+28
Marcus Morris Sr.274757.13475.022100.00330122213+9
Luke Kennard244850.04850.00000333001112+19
Ivica Zubac232366.7000000358101254+2
Reggie Jackson223560.02450.022100.00223102210+22
Nicolas Batum2071070.071070.00000772102121+19
Norman Powell194850.0020.06785.70222013314-8
John Wall192633.3030.0000022311434+2
Terance Mann142540.02366.722100.0044100318-7
Amir Coffey3000000000000100000-3
Robert Covington31250.0010.0000112100002-3
Moses Brown3000000000000000020-3

Charlotte Hornets

PLAYERMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOPFPTS+/-
LaMelo Ball37102638.541330.81250.0291112207225-25
Gordon Hayward3531225.0040.0000279310016-13
P.J. Washington322728.61333.366100.02132011211-24
Jalen McDaniels2951533.32450.044100.01890201316+1
Kelly Oubre Jr.2941526.71616.74580.01122301413-39
Mason Plumlee267977.80004666.72131203318-13
Theo Maledon171250.00001250.0000440103+2
JT Thor140000001250.0000100021+2
Nick Richards1333100.00001250.0112001017-2
Kai Jones311100.0000000000000002+3
James Bouknight31250.011100.0000011010003+3

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