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Houston Rockets Hosting the Los Angeles Lakers Odds and Betting Pick

The Houston Rockets hope to be unwelcoming hosts on Wednesday as the Los Angeles Lakers pay a visit to Toyota Center in NBA betting action.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Those looking to pick the visitors as their prediction to cover in this one found the Los Angeles Lakers listed as 15.5-point underdogs earlier at BetOnline. Meanwhile, the OVER/UNDER total betting line for this game was set at 224.5 at Bovada but may have moved since the betting odds opened.

Odds Shark prediction models pick the Rockets to win this game 125-100. 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 sport a record of 25-4 and 16-12-1 ATS heading into this matchup, while the Los Angeles Lakers sit at 10-18 and 14-14 ATS on the NBA season. The OVER/UNDER totals betting records are 15-14 for the Houston Rockets and 14-14 for the Los Angeles Lakers. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Houston vs Los Angeles injuries news.

The Houston Rockets sit at No. 1 in the current NBA Power Rankings here at Odds Shark, while the Los Angeles Lakers are at No. 21 on that betting chart.

Statistical Matchup

In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Houston's No. 11-rated NBA squad against Los Angeles's No. 3-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Houston rates No. 1 in the league with 15.93 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 26 with 8.64 per outing.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Kyle Kuzma scored 25 points in a failed effort to lead the Lakers to victory (they lost 116-114 to Golden State at STAPLES Center on Monday).

Utah was run off the court by the Rockets on Monday as Houston blasted the Jazz 120-99 at Toyota Center.

Betting Trends
  • LA Lakers is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
  • LA Lakers is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games
  • LA Lakers is 3-10 SU in its last 13 games on the road
  • LA Lakers is 1-8 ATS in its last 9 games when playing Houston
  • Houston is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games
  • Houston is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 6 of Houston's last 7 games
  • Houston is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Los Angeles at Golden State, Friday, December 22nd