OddsShark Staff - The Los Angeles Lakers and the Houston Rockets have turned in OVER results for totals bettors in each of their last eight meetings heading into their matchup down in Texas on Tuesday night.
Editor Note: Pau Gasol not expected to play due to knee tendonitis. That includes a 119-108 Los Angeles win against Houston at the Staples Center when the two teams last met on November 18, with the Lakers covering the 7-point spread in a game that went OVER the posted total of 205.5 points at the sportsbooks.
The Rockets bring a 8-8 record (8-7-1 ATS) to the battle against the 8-9 Lakers, who are 7-10 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Houston go 10-6 so far and the Lakers go 10-7. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).