NBA Betting Lines: Lakers vs. Warriors
The Los Angeles Lakers have managed to pick up the win in each of their last six games against the Golden State Warriors as those teams hit the hardwood in NBA betting action on Monday night.
Overall the Lakers are 9-1 SU and 5-5 ATS over their past 10 games against the Warriors, paying off on the NBA odds in each of the last three meetings between the teams. Four of the past six Lakers vs. Warriors matchups have turned into OVER results.
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The Warriors currently sports a record of 40-31, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 35-34-2 ATS. The Lakers are 36-34 and 29-41 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Warriors post a 40-30-1 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Lakers have gone 36-33-1 against the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Warriors sit at No. 7 in the current NBA Power Rankings here at Odds Shark, while the Lakers are at No. 12 on that chart. Math models have concluded that the Lakers will win this game 102-101.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Golden State's No. 9-ranked offense, averaging 100.5 PPG, against a Lakers defense that ranks No. 25 at 101.1 PPG. The Warriors field goal percentage has averaged 45.5% so far, less than the Lakers shooters have achieved on the year, 45.8% per game.
Defensively, the Lakers feature the league's No. 27-rated defense on the road, giving up 104.1 points per game. Golden State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 11 in the league in scoring at home.
The Lakers were a 103-100 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Wizards. They failed to cover the 9-point spread as favorites, while the total score (203) made winners of OVER bettors. The Lakers got a 21-point performance from Kobe Bryant, who added 11 assists, but Washington still ran past Los Angeles 103-100 on Friday at STAPLES Center.
The Warriors were a 101-92 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Wizards. They covered the 8.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (193) made winners of UNDER bettors. The Warriors got a 35-point performance from Stephen Curry as Golden State handed Washington a 101-92 defeat on Saturday at Oracle Arena.
Los Angeles Lakers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Minnesota are 5-5
After playing Washington are 10-0
After a loss are 8-2
Golden State Warriors Trends:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing Sacramento are 8-2
After playing Washington are 4-6
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 9-1 SU in their last 10 games when playing on the road against Golden State
The total has gone OVER in 18 of the LA Lakers last 23 games when playing on the road against Golden State
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the LA Lakers last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Golden State's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 18 of Golden State's last 23 games when playing at home against LA Lakers
Golden State is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Golden State's last 7 games at home
LA Lakers at Minnesota, Wednesday, March 27
Golden State home to Sacramento, Wednesday, March 27