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Los Angeles Lakers vs Houston Rockets 9/10/2020 Odds Picks and Previews

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Los Angeles Lakers vs Houston Rockets 9-10-2020 Odds Picks and Previews

Los Angeles Lakers vs Houston Rockets 9/10/2020 – The Los Angeles Lakers got some extra boost in the fourth period as they overcame the Houston Rockets to take Game 3 and the series lead. Game 4 is happening this Tuesday, September 10 and it will be inside “The Bubble” at the AdventHealth Arena located in Wesley Chapel, Florida. It will be TNT that will take care of the broadcast and live coverage begins at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time. NBA League Pass and SofaScore are the places to find the online live stream of the match. The Rockets are trying to avoid falling to a 3-1 hole but they are seen by Sports Betting as the underdogs against the Los Angeles Lakers.

Los Angeles Lakers vs Houston Rockets 9/10/2020

When: September 10, 2020 7:00 PM ET
Where: AdventHealth Arena, Wesley Chapel, Florida
TV: TNT
Stream: NBA League Pass, SofaScore

Los Angeles Lakers vs Houston Rockets 9/10/2020 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Los Angeles Lakers -5 (-110) 220.5 o (-110) -220

Houston Rockets
+5 (-110) 220.5 u (-110) +180
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Los Angeles Lakers Betting

The Los Angeles Lakers are looking like the team that came up with a better game plan beating the Houston Rockets by 10 points. LeBron James broke the most playoff wins by a player in the NBA and he delivered with 36 points, 29 in the first half, while also contributing seven rebounds, five assists, four blocks and four three-pointers. Anthony Davis finished with a double-double doing 26 points and 15 rebounds. The big boost came from playoff-form Rajon Rondo showing up with a near double-double of 21 points and nine rebounds. His decision-making paved the way for Kyle Kuzma to have more open shots as he notched 14 points in the game. The Lakers outgunned the Rockets in this matchup shooting 55% from the field.

Players to watch: A. Davis PF GP 8 GS 8 MIN 34.4 PTS 29.3 OR 3 DR 7.8 REB 10.8 AST 4 STL 1.4 BLK 1.5 TO 1.9 PF 2 AST/TO 2.1 PER 35.38

L. James SF GP 8 GS 8 MIN 34.8 PTS 27.6 OR 0.6 DR 9 REB 9.6 AST 9 STL 1.4 BLK 1.3 TO 4.8 PF 1.8 AST/TO 1.9 PER 31.15

R. Rondo PG GP 3 GS 0 MIN 28 PTS 13 OR 0 DR 2.7 REB 2.7 AST 7.3 STL 2.7 BLK 0.3 TO 2.7 PF 1.3 AST/TO 2.8 PER 21.72.

Houston Rockets Betting

The Houston Rockets had the game wide open against them in the final quarter and was not able to answer the red-hot Rondo from controlling the floor. James Harden had a near-triple double doing 33 points, nine rebounds and nine assists while Russell Westbrook also had a 30-point night along with eight rebounds, six assists, two steals and a block. Jeff Green provided the extra offense off the bench doing 16 points while Ryan Covington and Eric Gordon chipped in with 10 points each. The Rockets were clearly outrebounded in the game as they only had 30 compared to the Lakers’ 43.

Players to Watch: J. Harden SG GP 10 GS 10 MIN 36.6 PTS 30.4 OR 0.8 DR 4.9 REB 5.7 AST 7.7 STL 1.5 BLK 0.6 TO 3.4 PF 3.5 AST/TO 2.3 PER 29.21

E. Gordon SG GP 10 GS 10 MIN 34.6 PTS 18.4 OR 0.6 DR 2.3 REB 2.9 AST 3.2 STL 0.9 BLK 0.7 TO 2.1 PF 2.2 AST/TO 1.5 PER 14.03

R. Westbrook PG GP 6 GS 6 MIN 30.8 PTS 18 OR 1.5 DR 6.7 REB 8.2 AST 4.7 STL 1.2 BLK 0.2 TO 4 PF 2.8 AST/TO 1.2 PER 12.17.

Los Angeles Lakers vs Houston Rockets 9/10/2020 Betting Numbers

Trends

Los Angeles Lakers

LA Lakers are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
LA Lakers are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games.
Lakers are 6-14 SU in their last 20 games against Houston.
LA Lakers are 10-4 SU in their last 14 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 9 of LA Lakers’ last 11 games when playing on the road against Houston.
LA Lakers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games this season.
LA Lakers are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of LA Lakers’ last 9 games against an opponent in the Southwest Division division.

Houston Rockets

Houston are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Houston’s last 6 games.
Their total has gone UNDER in 4 of Houston’s last 5 games against LA Lakers.
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Houston’s last 10 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Houston’s last 11 games when playing at home against LA Lakers.
Houston are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games this season.
Rockets are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
Houston are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games played on a Thursday.

Injuries

Los Angeles Lakers

Dion Waiters SG Groin is downgraded to doubtful Thursday vs Houston

Houston Rockets

Thabo Sefolosha SF Personal is out for season
Robert Covington SF Nose is upgraded to probable Thursday vs LA Lakers
Danuel House Jr. SG Personal is “?” Thursday vs LA Lakers

Head-to-Head
Los Angeles Lakers Houston Rockets
41-37-1 Against the Spread 37-45-0
37-42-0 Straight Up 34-48-0
114 Points per Game 110
107 Points Allowed per Game 105
48.09 Offensive FG% 45
72.67 Offensive FT% 79.22
34.82 Offensive 3PT% 34.81
44.74 Defensive FG% 46.11
78.24 Defensive FT% 76.11
35.22 Defensive 3PT% 34.7

Los Angeles Lakers vs Houston Rockets Betting Picks

The Los Angeles Lakers looked like a team that figured out how to compete in the fast-running offense of the Houston Rockets in Game 3. With that, Top Online Sportsbook has them winning over the Rockets by a wide margin. The Lakers played the Rockets game of going small-ball and prevailed in their kind of tempo.

Moneyline: The Rockets as the underdogs are at +180 if they manage to pull an upset. The Lakers are at -220.

ATS: The given spread between both teams in this game is at a wide five points. Rockets are given the +5 while the Lakers take the -5.

TOTALs: It is 220.5 points handed for Game 4 with the Lakers the team likely to go over while the Rockets are under.

Score Prediction: 114 – 108 Lakers