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Los Angeles Lakers vs Denver Nuggets 9/24/2020 Odds Picks and Prediction

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Los Angeles Lakers vs Denver Nuggets 9-24-2020 Odds Picks and Prediction

Los Angeles Lakers vs Denver Nuggets 9/24/2020 – The Denver Nuggets notched their first victory against the Los Angeles Lakers in their NBA Western Conference Finals showdown during Game 3. They will need another win to equalize the series and Game 4 will happen on Thursday, September 24. It will be held inside “The Bubble” at the AdventHealth Arena located in Wesley Chapel, Florida. It will be ESPN that will hold the exclusive broadcast rights of the game and they will start airing the live coverage at 9:00 p.m. Eastern Time. NBA League Pass and SofaScore are the places to watch the live stream. NBA Betting sees the Los Angeles Lakers taking Game 4 and own a commanding 3-1 record against the Denver Nuggets.

Los Angeles Lakers vs Denver Nuggets 9/24/2020

When: September 24, 2020 9:00 PM ET
Where: AdventHealth Arena, Wesley Chapel, Florida
TV: ESPN
Stream: NBA League Pass, SofaScore

Los Angeles Lakers vs Denver Nuggets 9/24/2020 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Los Angeles Lakers -6 (-110) 214.5 o (-110) -250

Denver Nuggets
+6 (-110) 214.5 u (-110) +210
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Los Angeles Lakers Betting

The Los Angeles Lakers were outgunned by the Denver Nuggets in Game 3 and lost by 8 points, 106-114. LeBron James had a triple-double with 30 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds. He also had two steals and two blocks while Anthony Davis tallied 27 points and a lowly two rebound game. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope had 12 points and dropped two three-pointers. Kyle Kuzma came off the bench with 11 points but Rajon Rondo had a notable performance doing 9 points, eight assists and three steals. The Lakers lacked enough support for Davis and James plus the rebounding was horrible.

Players to watch: A. Davis PF GP 12 GS 12 MIN 35.1 PTS 28.7 OR 2.8 DR 7.8 REB 10.7 AST 3.9 STL 1 BLK 1.4 TO 2.5 PF 2.4 AST/TO 1.6 PER 31.7

L. James SF GP 12 GS 12 MIN 34.2 PTS 25.6 OR 0.9 DR 9.1 REB 10 AST 8.7 STL 1.3 BLK 1.1 TO 4.6 PF 1.8 AST/TO 1.9 PER 28.78

K. Kuzma PF GP 12 GS 0 MIN 24.1 PTS 10.8 OR 1 DR 2.7 REB 3.7 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 0.4 TO 1 PF 2.6 AST/TO 0.9 PER 11.71.

Denver Nuggets Betting

The Denver Nuggets posted their first win of the series and they didn’t seem unfazed with the hard loss in Game 2. Jamal Murray was the team’s top scorer with 28 points and had 12 assists, eight rebounds and two steals. Jerami Hrand had his best game of the playoffs finishing with 26 points while Nikola Jokic tallied with 22 points, 10 rebounds, five assists, a steal and a block. Monte Morris came off the bench with 14 points with Michael Porter following him up with 9 points, six rebounds and two assists. This was the game that the Nuggets had key adjustments and their game plan was perfectly executed.

Players to Watch: J. Murray PG GP 16 GS 16 MIN 38.8 PTS 26.6 OR 0.9 DR 3.9 REB 4.8 AST 6.1 STL 0.9 BLK 0.3 TO 2.5 PF 2.3 AST/TO 2.5 PER 24.35

N. Jokic C GP 16 GS 16 MIN 36.9 PTS 25.4 OR 1.8 DR 8.4 REB 10.2 AST 5.9 STL 0.9 BLK 0.9 TO 3.4 PF 3.4 AST/TO 1.7 PER 25.45

M. Porter Jr. PF GP 16 GS 3 MIN 24.5 PTS 11.5 OR 1.3 DR 5.7 REB 6.9 AST 0.8 STL 0.6 BLK 0.4 TO 1.3 PF 2.2 AST/TO 0.7 PER 15.88.

Los Angeles Lakers vs Denver Nuggets 9/24/2020 Betting Numbers

Trends

Los Angeles Lakers

LA Lakers are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Lakers’ last 6 games.
LA Lakers are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games.
LA Lakers are 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games against Denver.
Lakers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games against Denver.
LA Lakers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 12 of LA Lakers’ last 16 games when playing on the road against Denver.
LA Lakers are 10-2 SU in their last 12 games this season.
LA Lakers are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Lakers’ last 5 games against an opponent in the Northwest Division division.

Denver Nuggets

Denver are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Denver’s last 11 games.
Denver are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Denver’s last 6 games against LA Lakers.
Denver are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Denver’s last 16 games when playing at home against LA Lakers.
Denver are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games this season.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Denver’s last 11 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
Denver are 5-10 SU in their last 15 games against an opponent in the Pacific Division division.
Denver are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games played in September.

Injuries

Los Angeles Lakers

Dion Waiters SG Groin is downgraded to doubtful Thursday vs Denver

Denver Nuggets

Will Barton SG Knee is out indefinitely
Vlatko Cancar SF Foot is out indefinitely

Head-to-Head
Los Angeles Lakers Denver Nuggets
44-39-1 Against the Spread 44-41-5
39-45-0 Straight Up 45-42-3
114 Points per Game 107
106 Points Allowed per Game 109
48.2 Offensive FG% 47.29
72.99 Offensive FT% 78.24
34.97 Offensive 3PT% 36.4
44.82 Defensive FG% 46.45
78.15 Defensive FT% 76.2
35.16 Defensive 3PT% 36.11

Los Angeles Lakers vs Denver Nuggets Betting Picks

Even with the Game 3 win, the Los Angeles Lakers are still the favorites by Top Online Sportsbook and will take a 3-1 lead over the Denver Nuggets. Lakers head coach Frank Vogel has been adjusting well after every playoff loss and it will show in Game 4.

Moneyline: The Nuggets as the underdog is given an ML of +210 if they pull a victory while the Lakers -250.

ATS: It is a wide six points across the spread for this match with the Lakers taking the -6 while the Nuggets are at +6.

TOTALs: The given total for Game 4 is at 214.5 points. Nuggets are seen going under while the Lakers over.

Score Prediction: 110 – 101 Lakers