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Miami Heat vs Los Angeles Lakers 10/9/2020 Odds Picks and Previews

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Miami Heat vs Los Angeles Lakers 10-9-2020 Odds Picks and Previews

Miami Heat vs Los Angeles Lakers 10/9/2020 – The Los Angeles Lakers are now just one win away from an NBA Championship and they are looking to close it out on Game 5 this Friday, October 9. This game could probably be the last inside “The Bubble” located in AdventHealth Arena in Wesley Chapel, Florida. It will be ABC that will put the game live on television and the same feed can be seen via online live stream in NBA League Pass and SofaScore. The Los Angeles Lakers smell blood and NBA Betting sees them going for the kill in Game 5 against the Miami Heat and will be proclaimed as champions at the end of the day.

Miami Heat vs Los Angeles Lakers 10/9/2020

When: October 9, 2020 9:00 PM ET
Where: AdventHealth Arena, Wesley Chapel, Florida
TV: ABC
Stream: NBA League Pass, SofaScore

Miami Heat vs Los Angeles Lakers 10/9/2020 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Miami Heat +7 (-110) 216 u (-110) +255

Los Angeles Lakers
-7 (-110) 216 o (-110) -310
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Miami Heat Betting

The Miami Heat has a glimmer of hope when Bam Adebayo returned to the roster but it was not enough to get over the hump in Game 4 as they lost 96-103. Adebayo was able to contribute with 15 points and seven rebounds in 33 minutes and has confirmed that he will be playing in Game 5. Jimmy Butler almost had another triple-double and finished with 22 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists while Tyler Herro chipped in with 21 points, seven rebounds and three assists. Duncan Robinson was always the team’s sniper from the outside and provided with 17 points, three assists and three triples.

Players to Watch: J. Butler SF GP 18 GS 18 MIN 37.3 PTS 22.1 OR 1.9 DR 4 REB 5.9 AST 5.5 STL 1.8 BLK 0.6 TO 2.8 PF 1.7 AST/TO 1.9 PER 23.23

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 16.46

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 21.83.

Los Angeles Lakers Betting

The Los Angeles Lakers just had an answer to every move that the Miami Heat throws at them in Game 4. LeBron James dominated and controlled the floor with 28 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists while Anthony Davis is not far behind with 22 points, nine rebounds, four assists and four blocks. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope looks like the missing piece to make up their temporary “big three” with 15 points, five assists and three triples. Danny Green had a better night providing 10 points and shooting 60% from the field. Kyle Kuzma, Markieff Morris and Alex Caruso combined for 25 points off the bench.

Players to watch: A. Davis PF GP 18 GS 18 MIN 36.1 PTS 28.5 OR 2.7 DR 6.7 REB 9.3 AST 3.5 STL 1.2 BLK 1.2 TO 2.6 PF 2.6 AST/TO 1.4 PER 30.38

L. James SF GP 18 GS 18 MIN 35.6 PTS 26.9 OR 1.1 DR 9.3 REB 10.4 AST 8.8 STL 1.2 BLK 1 TO 4.1 PF 1.9 AST/TO 2.2 PER 29.36

K. Kuzma PF GP 18 GS 0 MIN 23.4 PTS 10.6 OR 0.9 DR 2.4 REB 3.4 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 0.3 TO 1.1 PF 2.3 AST/TO 0.9 PER 11.36.

Miami Heat vs Los Angeles Lakers 10/9/2020 Betting Numbers

Trends

Miami Heat

Miami are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Heat are 13-6 SU in their last 19 games.
Miami are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games against LA Lakers.
Miami are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games against LA Lakers.
Heat are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 games on the road.
Miami are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games when playing on the road against LA Lakers.
Miami are 15-4 ATS in their last 19 games this season.
Heat are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami’s last 7 games against an opponent in the Pacific Division division.

Los Angeles Lakers

LA Lakers are 11-2 SU in their last 13 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of LA Lakers’ last 9 games against Miami.
LA Lakers are 7-0 SU in their last 7 games at home.
LA Lakers are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Miami.
Lakers are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
LA Lakers are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Southeast Division division.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of LA Lakers’ last 8 games played in October.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of LA Lakers’ last 10 games played on a Friday.

Injuries

Miami Heat

Goran Dragic PG Foot is downgraded to doubtful Friday vs LA Lakers
Bam Adebayo C Neck is probable Friday vs LA Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers

No Injuries

Head-to-Head
Miami Heat Los Angeles Lakers
50-39-2 Against the Spread 46-41-2
52-37-2 Straight Up 42-47-0
112 Points per Game 114
108 Points Allowed per Game 107
46.59 Offensive FG% 48.25
79.15 Offensive FT% 73.37
37.46 Offensive 3PT% 35.02
44.91 Defensive FG% 44.87
78.36 Defensive FT% 78.6
34.73 Defensive 3PT% 35.09

Miami Heat vs Los Angeles Lakers Betting Picks

The Miami Heat ended the game looking for answers but they seem that the Los Angeles Lakers are not surprised with them anymore. This should and most probably the last game of the season and Top Online Sportsbook favoring the Lakers to win this game and become the 2020 NBA Champions.

Moneyline: The ML given to the Heat is at +255 if they force a Game 6 while the Lakers are given a -310.

ATS: It is a wide 7 points across the spread with the Lakers taking the -7 while the Heat are on the other end with +7.

TOTALs: The given total for this game is at 216 with the Lakers going under and the Heat should be the team under.

Score Prediction: 106 – 100 Lakers