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NBA 2k20 Sim: Los Angeles Lakers vs Boston Celtics 5/3/20 Odds Picks and Prediction
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Los Angeles Lakers vs Boston Celtics 5/3/20 – The Lakers are set to do battle with their long-time rival Boston Celtics for this NBA2k20 simulation game this Sunday, May 3. The match will be shown at Twitch.tv/nba2klivesims for those who want to catch the action. The Lakers are at 49-14 before the NBA 2019-2020 season got suspended and they lead the Western Conference standings. On the other side, the Boston Celtics are third in the Eastern Conference with a record of 43-21 just behind the Milwaukee Bucks and Toronto Raptors. Injuries are not a part of NBA2k20 simulations but with that, the Lakers are still heavily favored by NBA Betting Covers to win this match.
Los Angeles Lakers vs Boston Celtics 5/3/20
Los Angeles Lakers vs Boston Celtics 5/3/20 Betting Odds
Los Angeles Lakers Betting
The Los Angeles Lakers have a 34-year-old LeBron James and he is still looking sharp with a 97 overall rating. He has an A+ in inside scoring, playmaking, IQ and potential while his perimeter defense and physical is given an A. Anthony Davis is not far behind with a 96 overall rating and his A+ attribute rating is given to inside scoring, inside defense and potential. Dwight Howard has been the third-best ranked player for this team at 81 and his rebounding is at A+.
The former Orlando Magic center is A- in inside scoring, inside defense and potential. He is sharing center minutes with JaVale McGee who is at 80 overall and he has an A in inside scoring and rebounding. Rajon Rondo at point guard is a 77 overall with B+ in three-points, perimeter defense, IQ and potential. Danny Green, Dion Waiters and Kyle Kuzma adds up to that solid Lakers’ depth with each having a 76 overall rating. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Alex Caruso and Markieff Morris are solid players with 76 overall while Avery Bradley and Quinn Cook each have 74 and 73 overall respectively.
Boston Celtics Betting
The Boston Celtics have entered the 2019-2020 season with a lot of potential as their young core of players are beginning to form good chemistry with each other. Jayson Tatum is the highest-ranked player in this team. He has an 88 overall along with an A+ in potential, A in inside scoring and three points, and A- in mid-range, perimeter defense and IQ. Kemba Walker is ranked a little lower than Tatum with an 87 overall with his best attributes in mid-range and playmaking.
Jaylen Brown is the third-best player with 85 with a mid-range of A+ while also having an A in inside scoring, perimeter defense and potential. Gordon Hayward is solid with his 82 overall rating with an A in potential and inside scoring. Daniel Theis at the center position will have his hands full in this match. He is given an 80 overall ranking. He shares minutes with Enes Kanter who is a solid A+ rebounder with a 79 overall rating. Marcus Smart gives the team that added boost with an 80 overall along with A+ in perimeter defense.
Los Angeles Lakers vs Boston Celtics Betting Picks
The Los Angeles Lakers have been battling injuries all-season long along with load management. With a complete roster, this team can overwhelm the Boston Celtics. They are seen by Best Sports Book Online as the heavy favorites to win the game.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Lakers in this game is at -500 while the Celtics are at +330 if they manage to pull an upset.
ATS: A very wide 9.5 points separate both teams across the spread with the Lakers sitting at -9.5 and the Celtics are at +9.5.
TOTALs: 107.5 points is the given total for each team. Lakers are most likely to go over and the Celtics are under.
Score Prediction: 115 – 104 Lakers