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Lakers take on Warriors in hoops contest

Los Angeles LakersGolden State Warriors
April 6, 10:30 PM | Oracle Arena

Los Angeles Lakers vs Golden State Warriors Odds

55-22TEAM RECORD34-44

The Warriors will try to pay off for their supporters on Wednesday when they play host to the Lakers at Oracle Arena in NBA wagering action.

The Warriors sit at 34-44 (39-39 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Lakers are currently 55-22 (37-40 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Golden State is 35-43 OU, and Los Angeles is 30-47 OU.

View LA Lakers vs Golden State Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
The visitors opened as 7.5-point favorites in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, while the total was hovering around 205 at most shops.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new Power Rankings at Odds Shark, it's the No. 19-rated Warriors and the No. 1-rated Lakers in this matchup. Predictive computer formulas point to a 108-99 win for the Lakers on Wednesday.

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How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Lakers rank No. 3 in the league with 43.9 per game. That compares with Golden State’s No. 21 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Golden State is the NBA’s No. 5-ranked team at 8.3 per game, while the Lakers rate No. 12 with 6.4 per contest.

Defensively, the Lakers feature the league's No. 6-rated defense on the road, allowing 95.5 points per game. Golden State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 5 in the league in scoring at home.

Last time out for Los Angeles, they were an 86-85 loser as they battled the Jazz at home. The Lakers failed to cover in the match as a 13.5-point favorite, while 171 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Lakers endured an 86-85 loss at the hands of the Jazz on Tuesday, despite a 20-point effort from Kobe Bryant at STAPLES Center.

The Warriors were a 108-87 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Trail Blazers. They covered the 10–point spread as underdogs, while the total score (195) made winners of UNDER bettors. The battle between the Warriors and Trail Blazers didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Portland was handed a 108-87 defeat on Tuesday at Rose Garden.

Los Angeles Lakers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Portland are 8-2
After playing Utah are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4

Golden State Warriors Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 1-9
Before playing Sacramento are 5-5
After playing Portland are 5-5
After a win are 5-5

A few Lakers at Warriors trends to consider:
LA Lakers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing Golden State
LA Lakers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Golden State
LA Lakers are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of the LA Lakers last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 16 of Golden State's last 19 games when playing at home against LA Lakers
Golden State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Golden State's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Golden State's last 15 games at home

Next up:
LA Lakers at Portland, Friday, April 8
Golden State home to Sacramento, Sunday, April 10

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