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NBA Betting - Houston Rockets vs Los Angeles Lakers Odds and Pick

Los Angeles travels to Houston on Saturday, hoping to boost its 3-20 mark with a victory over the Rockets.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Sportsbooks such as TopBet had the Houston Rockets installed as -12-point favorites in this particular NBA matchup. The over-under betting line for the total number of point scored was listed by most sportsbooks, including Bovada, at 209.5.

Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 109-100 win for the Rockets. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.

Los Angeles Lakers vs Houston Rockets Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Houston Rockets bring a 11-12 record (8-15 ATS) to the battle against the 3-20 Los Angeles Lakers, who are 8-15 ATS. Fans OVER/UNDER betting have seen Houston Rockets go 11-12 so far and the Los Angeles Lakers go 10-13. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Houston vs Los Angeles injuries news.

This game pits the Houston Rockets, currently No. 14 in the Odds Shark NBA Power Rankings, against the Los Angeles Lakers, who rate No. 30 in the most recent survey update.

Statistical Matchup

In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Houston's No. 21-rated NBA squad against Los Angeles's No. 24-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Houston rates No. 2 in the league with 10.26 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 16 with 8.17 per outing.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Los Angeles was run off the court by the Spurs on Friday as San Antonio blasted them 109-87 at AT&T Center.

Washington was victimized by James Harden for 42 points as the Rockets defeated the Wizards 109-103 in NBA action on Wednesday.

Betting Trends
  • LA Lakers is 4-9 ATS in its last 13 games
  • LA Lakers is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Lakers's last 6 games
  • LA Lakers is 3-8 ATS in its last 11 games on the road
  • Houston is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
  • Houston is 5-11 ATS in its last 16 games
  • Houston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
  • Houston is 2-8 ATS in its last 10 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Los Angeles home to Milwaukee, Tuesday, December 15th
Houston at Denver, Monday, December 14th