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 – 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
Los Angeles Lakers vs Denver Nuggets 9/24/2020 Betting Odds
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
Los Angeles Lakers
LA Lakers are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
Denver are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Los Angeles Lakers
Dion Waiters SG Groin is downgraded to doubtful Thursday vs Denver
Will Barton SG Knee is out indefinitely
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