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Los Angeles Lakers vs Miami Heat 10/4/2020 Odds, Picks and Prediction

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Los Angeles Lakers vs Miami Heat 10-4-2020 Odds, Picks and Prediction

Los Angeles Lakers vs Miami Heat 10/4/2020 – The Los Angeles Lakers took advantage of a depleted Miami Heat roster and reaped with a 2-0 lead in the 2020 NBA Finals. Game 3 is slated to happen this Sunday, October 4 and it will still be inside “The Bubble” at the AdventHealth Arena in Wesley Chapel, Florida. It is going to be ABC that will handle the broadcast of the game and tip-off will begin at 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Fans can watch the online live stream through an NBA League Pass subscription or SofaScore. For this matchup, NBA Betting sees the Los Angeles Lakers going all out against the Miami Heat and take a commanding 3-0 lead.

Los Angeles Lakers vs Miami Heat 10/4/2020

When: October 4, 2020 7:30 pm ET
Where: AdventHealth Arena, Wesley Chapel, Florida
TV: ABC
Stream: NBA League Pass, SofaScore

Los Angeles Lakers vs Miami Heat 10/4/2020 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Los Angeles Lakers -10 (-110) 218.5 o (-110) -550

Miami Heat
+10 (-110) 218.5 u (-110) +425
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Los Angeles Lakers Betting

The Los Angeles Lakers just manhandled the Miami Heat in Game 2 and picked up a 10-point victory, 124-114. LeBron James led the team in scoring with 33 points and flirted once again with a triple-double of nine rebounds and nine assists. Anthony Davis is not far behind as he dominated the paint with 32 points and 14 rebounds. Rajon Rondo also had a notable night with a double-double of 16 points, 10 assists, four rebounds and three triples. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Kyle Kuzma each had 11 points for the team while three players scored six points.

Players to watch: A. Davis PF GP 17 GS 17 MIN 36.3 PTS 29.3 OR 2.7 DR 6.9 REB 9.6 AST 3.5 STL 1.1 BLK 1.2 TO 2.4 PF 2.5 AST/TO 1.5 PER 31.22

L. James SF GP 17 GS 17 MIN 35.4 PTS 27 OR 1.1 DR 9.3 REB 10.4 AST 8.9 STL 1.2 BLK 0.9 TO 3.8 PF 1.9 AST/TO 2.3 PER 30.08

K. Caldwell-Pope SG GP 17 GS 17 MIN 28.4 PTS 10.1 OR 0.3 DR 1.6 REB 1.9 AST 1.2 STL 1.1 BLK 0.2 TO 0.7 PF 1.6 AST/TO 1.7 PER 10.25.

Miami Heat Betting

The Miami Heat were struggling the entire game as they sorely missed the services of Bam Adebayo and Goran Dragic. Jimmy Butler went all out even with a lingering injury to log in almost 45 minutes and finished with 25 points, 13 assists and eight rebounds. Kelly Olynyk stepped up and tried to fill in the void contributing 24 points, nine rebounds and two assists. Rookie Tyler Herro played almost 43 minutes chipping in 17 points, seven rebounds and three assists. Seeking for more firepower, another rookie in Kendrick Nunn had 13 points while Jay Crowder did 12 points and seven boards.

Players to Watch: J. Butler SF GP 17 GS 17 MIN 36.8 PTS 21.1 OR 2 DR 3.6 REB 5.6 AST 5.1 STL 1.8 BLK 0.5 TO 2.7 PF 1.8 AST/TO 1.9 PER 21.84

G. Dragic PG GP 16 GS 16 MIN 33.4 PTS 19.9 OR 0.8 DR 3.3 REB 4 AST 4.6 STL 1 BLK 0.1 TO 2.4 PF 2.9 AST/TO 1.9 PER 16.45

B. Adebayo PF GP 16 GS 16 MIN 35.9 PTS 17.8 OR 2.7 DR 8.3 REB 10.9 AST 4.6 STL 1.1 BLK 0.8 TO 2.4 PF 3.1 AST/TO 1.9 PER 21.81.

Los Angeles Lakers vs Miami Heat 10/4/2020 Betting Numbers

Trends

Los Angeles Lakers

The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Lakers’ last 5 games.
LA Lakers are 10-1 SU in their last 11 games.
LA Lakers are 6-0 SU in their last 6 games against Miami.
Lakers are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games on the road.
LA Lakers are 4-12 SU in their last 16 games when playing on the road against Miami.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Lakers’ last 7 games this season.
LA Lakers are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
LA Lakers are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Southeast Division division.

Miami Heat

Miami are 13-4 ATS in their last 17 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Miami’s last 6 games.
Miami are 12-5 SU in their last 17 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami’s last 7 games against LA Lakers.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami’s last 5 games at home.
Miami are 12-4 SU in their last 16 games when playing at home against LA Lakers.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami’s last 5 games this season.
Miami are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
Heat are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Pacific Division division.
Miami are 5-0-1 ATS in their last 6 games played in October.

Injuries

Los Angeles Lakers

Danny Green SG Hip injured last game, is “?” Sunday vs Miami

Miami Heat

Goran Dragic PG Foot is downgraded to doubtful Sunday vs LA Lakers
Bam Adebayo C Neck is downgraded to doubtful Sunday vs LA Lakers
Chris Silva SG Hip is out indefinitely

Head-to-Head
Los Angeles Lakers Miami Heat
46-39-2 Against the Spread 48-39-2
41-46-0 Straight Up 51-36-2
115 Points per Game 112
107 Points Allowed per Game 109
48.23 Offensive FG% 46.55
73.48 Offensive FT% 78.97
35.04 Offensive 3PT% 37.44
44.82 Defensive FG% 44.84
78.39 Defensive FT% 78.52
35.03 Defensive 3PT% 34.74

Los Angeles Lakers vs Miami Heat Betting Picks

The Los Angeles Lakers are now smelling blood and will look to own that 3-0 lead after Game 3. Miami Heat will be against history since no NBA team has come back from that deficit in an NBA Finals matchup. Top Online Sportsbook has the Lakers as the overwhelming favorites in this one.

Moneyline: The ML handed to the Lakers for this match is at -550 while the Heat are at +425 if they manage to pull out a huge upset victory.

ATS: It is the widest spread in three games at ten points with the Lakers given -10 while the Heat are at +10.

TOTALs: The given total for Game 3 is 218.5 points. Miami is going under while the Lakers are the team over.

Score Prediction: 118 – 110 Lakers