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The Cleveland Cavaliers and the Los Angeles Lakers will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at STAPLES Center.
Last time out for Cleveland, they were a 124-80 loser as they battled the Kings on the road. The Cavaliers failed to cover in the match as a 3.5-point underdog, while 204 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
In their last action, Los Angeles was a 123-87 loser on the road against the Clippers. They failed to cover the 10-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (210) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
Team record: 13-24 SU, 17-20 ATS
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing on the road against LA Lakers
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 11 games when playing LA Lakers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games on the road
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Portland are 4-6
After playing Sacramento are 7-3
After a loss are 3-7
Team record: 14-23 SU, 19-18 ATS
Current streak: lost 4 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the LA Lakers last 6 games when playing at home against Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of the LA Lakers last 11 games when playing Cleveland
LA Lakers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of the LA Lakers last 6 games at home
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Phoenix are 5-5
After playing LA Clippers are 6-4
After a loss are 2-8
Cleveland at Portland, Wednesday, January 15
LA Lakers at Phoenix, Wednesday, January 15