Los Angeles Lakers vs Orlando Magic 1/21/2022 Odds Picks and Previews
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Los Angeles Lakers vs Orlando Magic 1/21/2022 – The Los Angeles Lakers have suffered a humiliating defeat and they wish to earn a win on the road to erase a bad memory. This team takes on the Orlando Magic next this coming Friday, January 21. Both teams are set to meet at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida and the tip-off starts at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Bally Sports Florida has the television broadcast rights for this game and it will be shown via online live stream for NBA League Pass subscribers. The Los Angeles Lakers are expected by the NBA betting spreads to bounce back on this road game against the Orlando Magic.
Los Angeles Lakers vs Orlando Magic 1/21/2022
Los Angeles Lakers vs Orlando Magic 1/21/2022 Betting Odds
Los Angeles Lakers Betting
After picking up a good win against the Utah Jazz, the Los Angeles Lakers suffered a humiliating defeat at the hands of the Indiana Pacers with the final score settling at 104-111. This team’s record fell to 22-23 and failed to go ahead in the NBA Western Conference standings against the Minnesota Timberwolves who are currently placed 7th. During their last loss, LeBron James did his part providing the team with 30 points, 12 rebounds and five assists. His main help came from Talen Horton-Tucker who came off the bench with 20 points while Russell Westbrook struggled shooting only 5-of-17 from the field to only finish with 14 points.
Players to watch: L. James SF 33 GP 33 GS 36.7 MIN 28.8 PTS 1.1 OR 6.5 DR 7.6 REB 6.4 AST 1.6 STL 1.1 BLK 3.1 TO 2.2 PF 2.1 AST/TO 27.36 PER
A. Davis PF 27 GP 27 GS 35.4 MIN 23.3 PTS 2.7 OR 7.1 DR 9.9 REB 2.9 AST 1.2 STL 2 BLK 2.2 TO 2.3 PF 1.3 AST/TO 23.65 PER
R. Westbrook PG 45 GP 45 GS 34.9 MIN 18.5 PTS 1.4 OR 6.6 DR 8 REB 7.8 AST 1.1 STL 0.3 BLK 4.2 TO 3.1 PF 1.9 AST/TO 15.41 PER.
Orlando Magic Betting
The Orlando Magic continues to free fall as they have only won once in the last 10 games. This team enters this matchup carrying a three-game losing streak and their record of 8-18 is at the smack at the bottom of the NBA standings. Their last three losses were against the Dallas Mavericks, Portland Trail Blazers and the most recent was a 13-point loss against the Philadelphia 76ers. Mo Bamba was the team’s top scorer with 32 points while Chuma Okeke came off the bench with 18 points. Rookie Jalen Suggs had a near double-double of 14 points and nine assists.
Players to Watch: C. Anthony PG 31 GP 31 GS 33.4 MIN 18.8 PTS 0.6 OR 5.6 DR 6.3 REB 5.8 AST 0.8 STL 0.2 BLK 2.7 TO 2.7 PF 2.2 AST/TO 15.95 PER
F. Wagner SF 45 GP 45 GS 32.1 MIN 15.5 PTS 1.2 OR 3.5 DR 4.7 REB 2.8 AST 1 STL 0.5 BLK 1.7 TO 2.2 PF 1.7 AST/TO 14.60 PER
W. Carter Jr. C 37 GP 37 GS 29.4 MIN 13.1 PTS 2.2 OR 8.1 DR 10.3 REB 2.7 AST 0.7 STL 0.6 BLK 1.6 TO 2.8 PF 1.7 AST/TO 17.67 PER.
Los Angeles Lakers vs Orlando Magic 1/21/2022 Betting Numbers
Los Angeles Lakers
LA Lakers are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Orlando are 1-13 SU in their last 14 games.
Los Angeles Lakers
Anthony Davis PF MCL is out indefinitely
E’Twaun Moore SG Knee is out indefinitely
Los Angeles Lakers vs Orlando Magic Betting Picks
The Los Angeles Lakers should or must be able to bounce back in this game against the Orlando Magic according to the online sportsbook. The total of this game should go over while the spread should be covered.
Moneyline: The Lakers as the favorites to win are given an ML of -225 while the Magic are +188 if they pull an upset win.
ATS: It is a wide 5.5 points on the ATS with the Lakers getting the -5.5 while the Magic are +5.5.
TOTALs: The total set for this matchup with the Lakers is expected to go over while the Magic are under.
Score Prediction: 115 – 106, Lakers