Los Angeles Lakers vs Cleveland Cavaliers 3/21/2022 NBA Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Los Angeles Lakers vs Cleveland Cavaliers 3/21/2022 – The Cleveland Cavaliers are looking for another victory to get into another winning streak and they will be staying at home in the Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse to take on the Los Angeles Lakers. Both teams are expected to meet in Cleveland, Ohio with the tip-off beginning at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Bally Sports Ohio has the game up on television and the same feed can be seen through an NBA League Pass subscription. It is seen in NBA betting spreads that the Cleveland Cavaliers carry the edge in this matchup and will earn a win over the struggling Los Angeles Lakers.
Los Angeles Lakers vs Cleveland Cavaliers 3/21/2022
Los Angeles Lakers vs Cleveland Cavaliers 3/21/2022 Betting Odds
Los Angeles Lakers Betting
The Los Angeles Lakers after winning in overtime against the Toronto Raptors fell to the Washington Wizards, 119-127, during their next game. LeBron James made headlines despite the loss by surpassing Karl Malone in the NBA All-Time Scoring Leaders to become 2nd overall behind Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. The 19-year veteran was able to tally 38 points along with 10 rebounds and six assists as the team’s center. Russell Westbrook did 22 points, 19 rebounds and eight assists but it was not enough to help the team get over the Wizards. Anthony Davis is still not available to play in this game.
Players to watch: LeBron James SF 53 GP 53 GS 37 MIN 29.8 PTS 1.2 OR 7 DR 8.2 REB 6.2 AST 1.3 STL 1.1 BLK 3.5 TO 2.2 PF 1.8 AST/TO 26.27 PER
Anthony Davis PF 37 GP 37 GS 35.1 MIN 23.1 PTS 2.8 OR 6.9 DR 9.7 REB 2.9 AST 1.2 STL 2.3 BLK 2.1 TO 2.5 PF 1.4 AST/TO 24.24 PER
Russell Westbrook PG 70 GP 70 GS 34.5 MIN 18 PTS 1.4 OR 6.1 DR 7.5 REB 7.1 AST 1 STL 0.3 BLK 3.9 TO 3 PF 1.8 AST/TO 14.60 PER.
Cleveland Cavaliers Betting
The Cleveland Cavaliers are now on back-to-back wins after winning over the Denver Nuggets and Detroit Pistons. This is their third win in four games as their record improves to 41-30 to hold the sixth spot in the NBA Eastern Conference standings. They are just half a game behind the Chicago Bulls and a win by the Cavs can help overtake them. Darius Garland led the team with a strong double-double of 24 points and 12 assists while Cedi Osman came off the bench with 16. Rookie Evan Mobley has been filling in Jarrett Allen’s position at center to tally 12 points and 11 rebounds.
Players to Watch: Darius Garland PG 57 GP 57 GS 35.5 MIN 21.3 PTS 0.6 OR 2.8 DR 3.4 REB 8.5 AST 1.2 STL 0.1 BLK 3.9 TO 1.8 PF 2.2 AST/TO 18.64 PER
Jarrett Allen C 56 GP 56 GS 32.3 MIN 16.1 PTS 3.4 OR 7.3 DR 10.8 REB 1.6 AST 0.8 STL 1.3 BLK 1.7 TO 1.7 PF 1 AST/TO 23.20 PER
Collin Sexton PG 11 GP 11 GS 28.7 MIN 16 PTS 1.2 OR 2.1 DR 3.3 REB 2.1 AST 0.9 STL 0 BLK 2.8 TO 2.3 PF 0.7 AST/TO 11.39 PER.
Los Angeles Lakers vs Cleveland Cavaliers 3/21/2022 Betting Numbers
Los Angeles Lakers
LA Lakers are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Cleveland’s last 7 games.
Los Angeles Lakers
LeBron James SF Knee is “?” Monday vs Cleveland
Rajon Rondo PG Ankle is downgraded to OUT Monday vs LA Lakers
Los Angeles Lakers vs Cleveland Cavaliers Betting Picks
LeBron James is expected in the top online sportsbook to have a rude welcome as he returns to his hometown. The Los Angeles Lakers are predicted to fall against the Cleveland Cavaliers who are going to be the safer pick to make.
Moneyline:The Cavaliers as the team at home is given an ML of -263 while the Lakers are +195.
ATS:It is a wide six points between both teams on the ATS with the Lakers getting the +6 while the Cavs are -6.
TOTALs:The total pegged for this game is at 223 points with the Cavs going under while the Lakers are over.
Score Prediction: 118 – 112, Cavaliers