Los Angeles Lakers vs Sacramento Kings 1/12/2022 NBA Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Los Angeles Lakers vs Sacramento Kings 1/12/2022 – The Sacramento Kings are on a losing streak and this team hopes to stop the bleeding as soon as possible. The Los Angeles Lakers are coming off from a tough loss and they will be visiting them this Wednesday, January 12 at the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, California. NBC will be broadcasting the game live by 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time and the same feed can be seen via online live stream through NBA League Pass. The Los Angeles Lakers are predicted by NBA betting spreads to prolong the agony of the Sacramento Kings and will be the safer pick to make this matchup possible.
Los Angeles Lakers vs Sacramento Kings 1/12/2022
Los Angeles Lakers vs Sacramento Kings 1/12/2022 Betting Odds
Los Angeles Lakers Betting
The Los Angeles Lakers just got their four-game winning streak snapped by the very young squad of the Memphis Grizzlies, 119-127. That loss pushed their record back to 21-20 and they are just behind the Denver Nuggets who are at 6th place in the NBA Eastern Conference. LeBron James continues his hot streak against the Grizzlies as he tallied 35 points, nine rebounds and seven assists. He did not get much help from the starters but had Trevor Ariza and Austin Reeves coming off the bench with 16 points each. Talen Horton-Tucker had a notable night as well with 13 points.
Players to watch: L. James SF 27 GP 27 GS 36.9 MIN 28.6 PTS 1 OR 6.4 DR 7.4 REB 6.5 AST 1.7 STL 1.1 BLK 3.3 TO 2.2 PF 2 AST/TO 26.80 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 23.45 PER
R. Westbrook PG 39 GP 39 GS 35.8 MIN 19.5 PTS 1.4 OR 6.7 DR 8.1 REB 8.1 AST 1.2 STL 0.3 BLK 4.6 TO 3.1 PF 1.8 AST/TO 15.95 PER.
Sacramento Kings Betting
The Sacramento Kings seemed to have lost interest in winning games recently as they are now on a five-game losing streak. Among the teams that gave them losses were the Los Angeles Lakers, Atlanta Hawks, Denver Nuggets, Portland Trail Blazers and the most recent was a one-point loss against the Cleveland Cavaliers, 108-109. Tyrese Haliburton did his part, providing the team 21 points and eight assists while Buddy Heild dropped five three-pointers to finish the game with 19 points. DeAaron Fox continued to struggle in this game as he shot 5-of-14 from the field to tally only a dozen points.
Players to Watch: D. Fox PG 36 GP 36 GS 34.1 MIN 20.9 PTS 0.5 OR 3.1 DR 3.5 REB 5.2 AST 1.3 STL 0.4 BLK 2.8 TO 2.9 PF 1.9 AST/TO 16.57 PER
H. Barnes SF 35 GP 35 GS 33.5 MIN 16.5 PTS 1.2 OR 4.9 DR 6.1 REB 2.3 AST 0.7 STL 0.2 BLK 1.8 TO 1.3 PF 1.3 AST/TO 15.84 PER
B. Hield SG 40 GP 6 GS 29.3 MIN 15.7 PTS 0.7 OR 3.2 DR 3.8 REB 2 AST 0.8 STL 0.3 BLK 1.6 TO 2.1 PF 1.3 AST/TO 13.65 PER.
Los Angeles Lakers vs Sacramento Kings 1/12/2022 Betting Numbers
Los Angeles Lakers
LA Lakers are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
Sacramento are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Los Angeles Lakers
LeBron James SF Abdominal is probable Wednesday vs Sacramento
Tristan Thompson C Quad is “?” Wednesday vs LA Lakers
Los Angeles Lakers vs Sacramento Kings Betting Picks
The Los Angeles Lakers are hungry for a victory after coming off a tough loss and the best online sportsbook sees them prevailing over the sinking Sacramento Kings. Both teams should cover the spread and go over the total.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Lakers on the road is set at -152 while the Kings are +120 if they secure the home win.
ATS: It is just 2.5 points on the ATS with the Lakers getting -2.5 while the Kings are on the other side with +2.5.
TOTALs: The total pegged for this game is at 230.5 with the Lakers going over and the Kings under.
Score Prediction: 115 – 103, Lakers