Toronto Raptors at L.A. Lakers
Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 9:30 PM (Staples Center)
Los Angeles Lakers -10.0 . Total 215.0 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Toronto Raptors hit the road for a matchup with the Los Angeles Lakers. The Raptors are (6-2) on the season, having just beat the Pelicans 122-104. The Lakers are (7-1) and have won 7 in a row since losing their season opener. The Lakers beat the Heat, 95 to 80 in their last game.
In the win over the Pelicans, the Raptors were led in scoring by Pascal Siakam. Siakam was 17 of 28 from the floor, totlaing 44 points. Siakam also pulled down 10 rebounds in the game, to give him a double-double for the game. The Raptors shot 44% from the floor and from 3-point range. The Raptors led by as many as 29 points in the game. The Raptors were out scored in the paint 56 to 42.
In the win over the Heat, the Lakers were led by Anthony Davis. Davis had 26 points in the game, to go along with 9 rebounds. LeBron James contributed 25 points, while going 10 of 19 from the floor. David and James were the only two lLakers to land in double figures. The Lakers shot 44% from the floor and 25% from 3-point range. The Lakers defense cam up big, in holding the Heat to just 17% from behind the arch. The Lakers turned the ball over 18 times.
Recent Betting Trends:
The Raptors are 5-1-1 ATS in their last 7 vs. Western Conference.
Raptors are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 road games.
The under is 12-5-1 in Raptors last 18 road games.
Lakers are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games overall.
Lakers are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 home games.
The under is 37-16-1 in Lakers last 54 home games.
The Raptors have done well against the spread in the last 6 meetings between the two teams. The Raptors are 6-0 against the spread in those last 6 meetings. The favorite is 7-2 in the last 9 meetings. This is a matchup that pairs two of the better teams in the league together. Both teams have proven they can put up points. The defense for the Lakers is the key in tis matchup. The Lakers rank 3rd in allowing the fewest points per contest. However, I think the Raptors offense is better then the Lakers defense. Final score prediction, Lakers win and the total goes over, 110-106.