San Antonio Spurs at Los Angeles Lakers
Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 10:00 PM (Staples Center)
LAL -10.5 . Total 227.5 . Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The San Antonio Spurs are on the road for a matchup with the Los Angeles Lakers. The Spurs are (22-26), coming off a 114-90 win over the Charlotte Hornets. The Lakers are (37-11), after beating the Sacramento Kings on the road, 129-113.
In the Spurs win over the Hornets, San Antonio was led offensively by DeMar DeRozan. DeRozan collected 24 points, 2 rebounds, and 6 assists. The Spurs connected on 52% from the floor and 365 from 3-point range. San Antonio held Charlotte to 42% from the floor. The Spurs had 27 assists on 45 made baskets. San Antonio forced 17 turnovers, while committing just 10.
In the Lakers loss to the Kings, Los Angeles was guided throughout the game by LeBron James. James secured a triple-double in the win, finishing with 15 points, 10 rebounds, and 11 assists. The Lakers connected on 51% from the floor and 44% from 3-point range. Los Angeles was on fire from distance, hitting 19 3-pointers, while allowing Sacramento to connect just 14 times. The Lakers forced 16 turnovers.
Recent Betting Trends:
Spurs are 12-9-1 ATS on the road.
The over is 14-8 on the road in Spurs games.
Lakers are 11-10-1 ATS at home.
The under is 12-10 at home in Lakers games.
Los Angels has won 7 of the last 10 matchups in this series. Both offense's on the season are averaging 114 per contest. The Spurs are averaging 113 per game on the road, while the Lakers allow just over 104 per game at home. The Spurs don't ha great road defense, allowing over 115 per game, which ranks 24th. San Antonio also ranks 26th in 3-point defense on the road. James and company should find open space around the perimeter, which should help open this game up. Final score prediction, Lakers will win and cover, 117-105.