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NBA Betting Line Favors Dallas Mavericks over Los Angeles Lakers

Dallas travels to Los Angeles on Tuesday, hoping to boost its 25-21 mark with a victory over the Lakers.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Sports bettors looking to pick the Los Angeles Lakers as their prediction for this matchup, they were listed earlier as 9-point underdogs on the betting odds board at Bovada. Those betting on the total over/under for points scored have seen that line set at 205 for Tuesday at shops such as MyBookie.

Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 109-99 win for the Mavericks. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.

Dallas Mavericks vs Los Angeles Lakers Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Los Angeles Lakers are 9-37 so far on the NBA season, and 20-26 ATS vs the spread betting line. The Dallas Mavericks, meanwhile, are 25-21 and 27-18-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Los Angeles go 21-24-1 and the Mavericks go 20-25-1 on the total. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Los Angeles vs Dallas injuries news.

The power rankings show a disparity between these teams with the Los Angeles Lakers rated this week at No. 29 and the Dallas Mavericks sitting at No. 18.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively the game matches up Los Angeles's No. 27-ranked offense (96.39 PPG) against a Dallas Mavericks defense that ranks No. 16 at 101.43 PPG. The Los Angeles Lakers have averaged 41.25% from the field per game, less than the Dallas Mavericks have managed so far this NBA season (43.97% on average).

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Dallas got 31 points from Chandler Parsons en route to a 115-104 loss at the hands of Dallas on Sunday at Toyota Center.

The Lakers got 21 points from D'Angelo Russell, but it was Portland that prevailed in a 121-103 final on Saturday at Moda Center.

Betting Trends
  • Dallas is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
  • Dallas is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
  • Dallas is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
  • The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Dallas's last 8 games on the road
  • LA Lakers is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
  • LA Lakers is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
  • LA Lakers is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games at home
  • The total has gone UNDER in 9 of LA Lakers's last 12 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Dallas at Golden State, Wednesday, January 27th
Los Angeles home to Chicago, Thursday, January 28th