Los Angeles Lakers vs Charlotte Hornets 1/28/2022 NBA Spread and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Los Angeles Lakers vs Charlotte Hornets 1/28/2022 – The Charlotte Hornets were able to bounce back from a tough loss and will look to ride the momentum heading to their next game. They will have their hands full when the Los Angeles Lakers visit them this Friday at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. Bally Sports SE-CHA will be putting the game on television and the live broadcast begins at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time. NBA League Pass subscribers can enjoy the game through an online live stream. According to NBA game odds, the Charlotte Hornets will be giving the Los Angeles Lakers a hard time at home and will take home the victory.
Los Angeles Lakers vs Charlotte Hornets 1/28/2022
Los Angeles Lakers vs Charlotte Hornets 1/28/2022 Betting Odds
Los Angeles Lakers Betting
The Los Angeles Lakers had a great game from Anthony Davis against the Philadelphia 76ers but lost the match by a very wide margin, 87-105. The returning big man was able to tally 31 points, 12 rebounds, four blocks and two steals. Russell Westbrook had a better game doing 20 points while Malik Monk is the last double-digit scorer with 11. LeBron James did not play in this game and is still doubtful to play. The Lakers now have a 24-25 record and are still behind the Minnesota Timberwolves as the ninth-best team in the NBA Western Conference and are three games above the Portland Trail Blazers.
Players to watch: L. James SF 36 GP 36 GS 36.6 MIN 29.1 PTS 1.1 OR 6.6 DR 7.7 REB 6.3 AST 1.6 STL 1.1 BLK 3.1 TO 2.2 PF 2 AST/TO 27.36 PER
A. Davis PF 28 GP 28 GS 35 MIN 22.8 PTS 2.7 OR 6.9 DR 9.6 REB 2.8 AST 1.2 STL 2.1 BLK 2.2 TO 2.4 PF 1.3 AST/TO 23.14 PER
R. Westbrook PG 48 GP 48 GS 34.8 MIN 18.5 PTS 1.4 OR 6.6 DR 8 REB 7.7 AST 1.1 STL 0.3 BLK 4.1 TO 3.1 PF 1.9 AST/TO 15.47 PER.
Charlotte Hornets Betting
After losing back-to-back games against the Atlanta Hawks and Toronto Raptors, the Charlotte Hornets were able to bounce back in a high-scoring matchup with the Indiana Pacers, 158-126. This team is seventh in the NBA Eastern Conference and is still 2.5 games behind the Milwaukee Bucks. Kelly Ourbre Jr. had a fantastic scoring night finishing with 39 points and dropping ten three-pointers. LaMelo Ball stuffed up the stat sheet with a triple-double of 29 points, 13 assists and 10 rebounds. Miles Bridges and Terry Rozier combined for 44 points to help the team seal the victory.
Players to Watch: M. Bridges SF 47 GP 47 GS 35.7 MIN 20.1 PTS 1.2 OR 6.1 DR 7.3 REB 3.4 AST 1 STL 0.9 BLK 1.9 TO 2.6 PF 1.8 AST/TO 18.29 PER
L. Ball PG 42 GP 42 GS 32 MIN 19.4 PTS 1.7 OR 5.6 DR 7.3 REB 7.7 AST 1.5 STL 0.5 BLK 3.1 TO 3 PF 2.5 AST/TO 20.65 PER
T. Rozier SG 40 GP 40 GS 32.4 MIN 18.4 PTS 0.7 OR 3.4 DR 4.1 REB 4.1 AST 1.2 STL 0.4 BLK 1.2 TO 1.4 PF 3.5 AST/TO 17.81 PER.
Los Angeles Lakers vs Charlotte Hornets 1/28/2022 Betting Numbers
Los Angeles Lakers
LA Lakers are 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games.
Charlotte are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games.
Los Angeles Lakers
LeBron James SF Knee is “?” Friday vs Charlotte
Gordon Hayward SF Quarantine is out indefinitely
Los Angeles Lakers vs Charlotte Hornets Betting Picks
The Charlotte Hornets are seen as the safe pick to make as compared to the Los Angeles Lakers in the top online sportsbook. This game should be closer as the spread will not be covered while the total will be under.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Hornets in their home court is at -300 while the Lakers are +240 if they win this road game.
ATS: Seven points separate both teams on the ATS with the Lakers having +7 while the Hornets are on the other side with -7.
TOTALs: 228.5 points is the total for both teams to dance on with the Hornets going under and the Lakers are over.
Score Prediction: 107 – 103, Hornets