Los Angeles Lakers vs Charlotte Hornets 4/13/2021 NBA Spread and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Los Angeles Lakers vs Charlotte Hornets 4/13/2021 – It has been a roller coaster ride for the Los Angeles Lakers during this road trip and wish to be on top this time around. The Charlotte Hornets are the team they will face next and it will be at the Spectrum Center located in Charlotte, North Carolina. Tip-off starts at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time and it will be shown at the Bally Sports SE-CHA in Spectrum SportsNet. NBA League Pass has the game on their online live stream platform for their subscribers to enjoy. This is expected by NBA lines to be a close battle with the Charlotte Hornets having the slight edge over the depleted defending champions Los Angeles Lakers.
Los Angeles Lakers vs Charlotte Hornets 4/13/2021
Los Angeles Lakers vs Charlotte Hornets 4/13/2021 Betting Odds
Los Angeles Lakers Betting
The Los Angeles Lakers have been doing a great job of hanging on and avoiding a major slip until LeBron James and Anthony Davis are back on the roster. After winning against the Brooklyn Nets, they lost to the New York Knicks during their last game. That loss put their record to 33-21 and are just a game behind the Denver Nuggets for the fourth-best record in the NBA Western Conference. Against the Knicks, Dennis Schroder has been their best scoring option doing 21 points, six assists and three rebounds. Markieff Morris did his part of backing him up with 17 points while Kyle Kuzma tallied 14 points. Andre Drummond was busy manning the paint finishing with ten boards.
Players to watch: L. James SF GP 41 GS 41 MIN 33.9 PTS 25.4 OR 0.6 DR 7.3 REB 7.9 AST 7.9 STL 1 BLK 0.6 TO 3.7 PF 1.6 AST/TO 2.1 PER 21.23
A. Davis PF GP 23 GS 23 MIN 32.8 PTS 22.5 OR 2 DR 6.3 REB 8.4 AST 3 STL 1.3 BLK 1.8 TO 2 PF 1.8 AST/TO 1.6 PER 21.12
D. Schroder PG GP 49 GS 49 MIN 31.6 PTS 15.2 OR 0.5 DR 3 REB 3.5 AST 5.3 STL 1.2 BLK 0.2 TO 2.8 PF 2.6 AST/TO 1.9 PER 11.56.
Charlotte Hornets Betting
The Charlotte Hornets were on back-to-back wins and failed to get into a winning streak after losing to the Atlanta Hawks by four points, 101-105. That loss sets them back to 27-25 and is the sixth-best team in the NBA Eastern Conference standings. This team is also trying to stay afloat since losing LaMelo Ball for the rest of the season while Gordon Hayward is weeks away from returning. Miles Bridges was the team’s leading scorer against the Hawks with 23 points, seven rebounds and three triples. Terry Rozier followed through with 18 points while DeVonte Graham had 16 points and seven assists.
Players to Watch: T. Rozier SG GP 50 GS 50 MIN 33.6 PTS 20.3 OR 0.6 DR 3.5 REB 4.1 AST 3.4 STL 1.2 BLK 0.4 TO 1.9 PF 1.8 AST/TO 1.8 PER 14.99
G. Hayward SF GP 44 GS 44 MIN 34 PTS 19.6 OR 0.8 DR 5 REB 5.9 AST 4.1 STL 1.2 BLK 0.3 TO 2.1 PF 1.7 AST/TO 2 PER 15.33
L. Ball PG GP 41 GS 21 MIN 28.6 PTS 15.9 OR 1.3 DR 4.5 REB 5.9 AST 6.1 STL 1.6 BLK 0.3 TO 2.8 PF 2.8 AST/TO 2.2 PER 16.15.
Los Angeles Lakers vs Charlotte Hornets 4/13/2021 Betting Numbers
Los Angeles Lakers
LA Lakers are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Charlotte are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games.
Los Angeles Lakers
LeBron James SF Ankle is out indefinitely
Gordon Hayward SF Foot is out indefinitely
Los Angeles Lakers vs Charlotte Hornets Betting Picks
The Los Angeles Lakers have been very unpredictable without their NBA All-Stars. Nonetheless, the Charlotte Hornets having the home-court advantage is the safer bet in the online sportsbook against the Lakers.
Moneyline: The Lakers are given an ML of -105 for this game while the Hornets are at home at -111 if they win.
ATS: Just a point separates both teams in the ATS with the Lakers getting the +1 while the Hornets are -1.
TOTALs: The total for this match is pegged at 207 points with the Hornets the team going under while the Lakers are over.
Score Prediction: 113 – 112, Hornets