Los Angeles Lakers vs New York Knicks 1/22/2020 Spread Odds and Picks
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Los Angeles Lakers vs New York Knicks 1/22/2020 – The Los Angeles Lakers had a taste of defeat against long-time rival Boston Celtics and seek to pick the pieces together on the second game of their four-game swing at the Eastern Conference against the New York Knicks. Their match will be held at the historic Madison Square Garden in New York City this Wednesday, January 22 at 7:30 pm Eastern Time. Fox Sports Sun will televise the game live at 7:30 pm Eastern Time while NBA League Pass subscribers can also enjoy the game online through live streaming. The Knicks are coming off a win that snapped their three-game skid and according to NBA Betting Games, they are the big underdogs on their own court.
Los Angeles Lakers vs New York Knicks 1/22/2020
Los Angeles Lakers vs New York Knicks 1/22/2020 Betting Odds
Los Angeles Lakers Betting
The Lakers got man-handled on their latest game as they were defeated by the Celtics by 32 points. In that match, Anthony Davis played limited time with 22 minutes to only produce 9 points, four rebounds and two blocks. Surprisingly, JaVale McGee is the team’s top scorer with 18 points, five rebounds and three blocks. LeBron James ran the point and had a double-double of 15 points and 13 assists along with seven rebounds. Kyle Kuzma and Rajon Rondo came off the bench with 13 points. This was one of the games that the Lakers are coming in a full lineup minus DeMarcus Cousins and expect them to bounce back hard in this game against the Knicks.
Players to watch: A. Davis PF 36 GP 36 GS 34.8 MIN 26.6 PTS 2.2 OR 7.1 DR 9.3 REB 3.2 AST 1.5 STL 2.6 BLK 2.4 TO 2.6 PF 1.3 AST/TO 28.1 PER
L. James SF 41 GP 41 GS 34.8 MIN 25.2 PTS 1 OR 6.6 DR 7.6 REB 11 AST 1.3 STL 0.5 BLK 3.8 TO 1.8 PF 2.9 AST/TO 26.45 PER
K. Kuzma PF 34 GP 6 GS 24.8 MIN 13.2 PTS 0.8 OR 3.1 DR 3.9 REB 1 AST 0.3 STL 0.4 BLK 1.5 TO 1.8 PF 0.7 AST/TO 11.92 PER
New York Knicks Betting
The Knicks flushed their three-game skid in blowout fashion against the Cleveland Cavaliers in their last game. Julius Randle and Marcus Morris each had 19 points to lead the team in scoring. Three players came out to produce 12 points each with Damyean Dotson, Reggie Bullock and Bobby Portis. This was a game that the Knicks wanted to play with many of their players contributing to the team’s total. But this is the Lakers that they are facing and they are eager to bounce back immediately after a tough loss against the Celtics. This team needs to play its best game to get close to the Western Conference leaders.
Players to Watch: M. Morris Sr. SF 36 GP 36 GS 31.9 MIN 19 PTS 1.1 OR 4.3 DR 5.4 REB 1.5 AST 0.8 STL 0.4 BLK 1.6 TO 2.9 PF 1 AST/TO 17.16 PER
J. Randle PF 42 GP 42 GS 32 MIN 18.9 PTS 2.2 OR 7 DR 9.2 REB 3.2 AST 0.8 STL 0.2 BLK 2.9 TO 2.7 PF 1.1 AST/TO 17.13 PER
R. Bullock SG 10 GP 7 GS 25.4 MIN 10.5 PTS 0.6 OR 1.1 DR 1.7 REB 1.4 AST 1.7 STL 0 BLK 0.5 TO 2.4 PF 2.8 AST/TO 12.17 PER
Los Angeles Lakers vs New York Knicks 1/22/2020 Betting Numbers
Los Angeles Lakers
LA Lakers are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
New York Knicks
New York are 2-8 SU in their last 10 games.
Los Angeles Lakers
Rajon Rondo PG Finger is probable Wednesday vs New York
New York Knicks
Marcus Morris PF Toe is “?” Wednesday vs LA Lakers
Los Angeles Lakers vs New York Knicks Betting Picks
The Lakers are seen by Top Online Sportsbook to dominate this game against the Knicks. It is just hard to imagine to see the Lakers losing this and LeBron James always like to put on a good show in Madison Square Garden.
Moneyline: just too much in their arsenal to outscore the Hawks.
ATS: A very wide 10 points between the Lakers and Knicks in this game. New York will be at +10 while the Lakers are at -10.
TOTALs: The Lakers and Knicks are estimated to reach 223 points on the total. New York are the team going under while the Lakers are over.
Score Prediction: 118 – 105 Lakers