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    The Phoenix Suns are 7-point favorites heading into Game 1 of the opening round of the NBA Playoffs against the Los Angeles Clippers at Footprint Center on Sunday, starting at 8:00 PM ET on TNT and BSSC. The over/under in the matchup is set at 226.5.

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    How do I watch Suns vs. Clippers

    • Game Day: Sunday, April 16, 2023
    • Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
    • TV Channel: TNT and BSSC
    • Location: Phoenix, Arizona
    • Arena: Footprint Center

    Betting Lines for Phoenix vs. Los Angeles

    Suns vs Clippers Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Total
    Suns -7 226.5

    Suns Betting Stats & Information

    • The Suns have a 36-14 record in games they were favored on the moneyline (winning 72% of those games).
    • Phoenix has gone 14-3 in games it has played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -295 or shorter (winning 82.4%).
    • The Suns’ ATS record is 41-38-3 this season.
    • The Suns have a 10-9-1 record against the spread this season when favored by 7 points or more.
    • The average over/under Phoenix has had set in games this year is 1.3 fewer points than this outing’s point total.
    • The teams have hit the over in 40 of the Suns’ 82 games with a set total.

    Los Angeles Betting Stats & Info

    • The Clippers have entered the game as underdogs 30 times this season and won nine, or 30%, of those games.
    • Los Angeles has not won as an underdog of +236 or more on the moneyline this season in five games with those odds or longer.
    • The Clippers have put together a record of 40-42-0 against the spread this year.
    • The Clippers have an ATS record of 1-4 when playing as at least 7-point underdogs.
    • The average point total for Los Angeles this season is 0.2 points higher than this game’s over/under.
    • This year, 40 of the Clippers’ games have gone over the point total.

    Suns vs. Clippers Season Stat Comparison

    Suns Rank Suns AVG Clippers AVG Clippers Rank
    17th 113.6 Points Scored 113.6 17th
    6th 111.6 Points Allowed 113.1 12th
    11th 44.2 Rebounds 43.2 16th
    5th 11.8 Off. Rebounds 9.8 19th
    13th 12.2 3pt Made 12.7 10th
    3rd 27.3 Assists 23.9 23rd
    11th 12.9 Turnovers 13.5 16th

    Suns vs. Clippers Injury Updates

    Suns

    Name Game Status Injury
    Bismack Biyombo Questionable Knee
    TJ Warren Questionable Illness
    Cameron Payne Questionable Back
    Kevin Durant Questionable Ankle

    Clippers

    Name Game Status Injury
    Marcus Morris Questionable Illness
    Paul George Out Leg

    This Matchup’s Impact Players

    Phoenix Suns Leaders

    • The Suns active scoring leader is Devin Booker, who averages 27.8 per contest to go with 4.5 rebounds and 5.5 assists.
    • Chris Paul contributes with 13.9 points, 8.9 assists and 4.3 rebounds per game, and Deandre Ayton adds 18 points, 1.7 assists and 10 rebounds per matchup.
    • Booker leads active Suns in three-point shooting, making an average of 2.1 shots per game from beyond the arc.

    Los Angeles Clippers Leaders

    • Kawhi Leonard averages 23.8 points per game. He also collects 6.5 rebounds and averages 3.9 assists per game.
    • Russell Westbrook adds 15.9 points, 5.8 rebounds and 7.5 assists per game to the team’s offensive output, while Ivica Zubac puts up 10.8 points, 9.9 rebounds and one assist per game.
    • Eric Gordon is the most prolific from distance for the Clippers (among active players), hitting 1.9 threes per game.

    Recent Performance

    Suns

    Suns Last Five Games
    Date Opponent Result Favored Played As Spread Total Suns Moneyline Opponent Moneyline Game Type Covered Over/Under
    4/9/2023 Clippers 119-114 No Home +9.5 225 378 -502 Playoffs Yes Over
    4/7/2023 Lakers 121-107 No Away +13.5 224.5 600 -893 Playoffs No Over
    4/6/2023 Nuggets 119-115 Yes Home -13 222 -790 555 Playoffs No Over
    4/4/2023 Spurs 115-94 Yes Home -19 235.5 -2452 1167 Playoffs Yes Under
    4/2/2023 Thunder 128-118 Yes Away -5.5 237 -220 182 Playoffs Yes Over

    Clippers

    Clippers Last Five Games
    Date Opponent Result Favored Played As Spread Total Clippers Moneyline Opponent Moneyline Game Type Covered Over/Under
    4/9/2023 Suns 119-114 Yes Away -9.5 225 -502 378 Playoffs No Over
    4/8/2023 Trail Blazers 136-125 Yes Home -17 230 -1854 1025 Playoffs No Over
    4/5/2023 Lakers 125-118 No Home +1.5 231 100 -120 Playoffs Yes Over
    4/1/2023 Pelicans 122-114 No Away +4 227 144 -169 Playoffs No Over
    3/31/2023 Grizzlies 108-94 No Away +5 236.5 177 -212 Playoffs No Under
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