DEN vs LAC Dream11: Los Angeles Clippers travel for a high-profile matchup against the fellow Western Conference rivals Denver Nuggets at Pepsi Center. The Nuggets arrive in this game on the back of a shocking result, after losing 103-111 at home against the Cleveland Cavaliers. It was certainly a result out of the blues, and also a result that indicates that the Nuggets have a certain element of inconsistent about them. Still, the Nuggets have been consistent enough this season to occupy the second spot on the points table.
The Clippers are 3rd but can move above the Nuggets with a win in this game. They have been the fourth-best offensive team in the league, averaging more than 115 points per game so far.
Teams: Denver Nuggets and Los Angeles Clippers
Venue: Pepsi Center
Match Timing: January 13, @ 06:30 AM
Denver Nuggets injury news: The Nuggets are without Paul Millsap for the Clippers game. The 34-year-old power forward, who can also play at centre, is dealing with a knee issue, he said shouldn’t have gotten taken care of.
Los Angeles Clippers injury news: According to reports, Paul George has stayed back in Los Angeles due to the hamstring injury and won’t feature against the Nuggets. Also, JaMychal Green will be a game-time call due to right knee contusion.
Denver Nuggets vs Los Angeles Clippers starting five:
Denver Nuggets: Will Barton, Jerami Grant, Nikola Jokic, Jamal Murray, Gary Harris
Los Angeles Clippers: Kawhi Leonard, Maurice Harkless, Ivica Zubac, Patrick Beverley, Landry Shamet
Grand League tips:
Denver Nuggets: Nikola Jokić, Jamal Murray, Monte Morris, Gary Harris, Jerami Grant, Will Barton, Malik Beasley, Torrey Craig, Juan Hernangómez, Mason Plumlee, Michael Porter Jr.
Los Angeles Clippers: Kawhi Leonard, Patrick Beverley, Rodney McGruder, Ivica Zubac, Montrezl Harrell, Maurice Harkless, Landry Shamet, Terance Mann, Patrick Patterson, Jerome Robinson
PG: L Shamet
SG: K Leonard (SP)
SF: J Grant, M Harkless
PF: Michael Porter
C: N Jokic, M Harrell, I Zubac
PG: M Morris
SG: K Leonard, G Harris, L Williams
SF: M Harkless
PF: Michael Porter
C: N Jokic (SP), I Zubac