Sacramento Kings vs Los Angeles Lakers 1/4/2022 NBA Odds and Picks
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Sacramento Kings vs Los Angeles Lakers 1/4/2022 – The Los Angeles Lakers are now on back-to-back wins and they aim to get into a winning streak early in 2022. This team is about to host the Sacramento Kings this coming Tuesday, January 4 and it will be at the Crypto.com Arena located in Los Angeles, California. The tip-off happens at 10:30 p.m. Eastern Time and it will be shown live through NBA TV. The online live stream can be seen by subscribing to NBA League Pass. The Sacramento Kings are having a hard time keeping things afloat as they are seen in NBA betting odds to be the underdog pick against the Los Angeles Lakers.
Sacramento Kings vs Los Angeles Lakers 1/4/2022
Sacramento Kings vs Los Angeles Lakers 1/4/2022 Betting Odds
Sacramento Kings Betting
After losing three-straight matches, the Sacramento Kings have won three of their last four games. Their record is now at 16-22 and currently placed 10th in the NBA Western Conference just behind the Minnesota Timberwolves by 1.5 games. The Miami Heat were their most recent opponents and that match was decided by a clutch basket by De’Aaron Fox. He finished with 24 points, six assists and six rebounds while Buddy Hield led the team in scoring with 26 points. Damian Jones is filling in the starting center position and he did well with 18 points and 10 rebounds.
Players to watch: D. Fox PG 34 GP 34 GS 34.1 MIN 20.3 PTS 0.5 OR 3.1 DR 3.6 REB 5.1 AST 1.3 STL 0.5 BLK 2.8 TO 2.9 PF 1.8 AST/TO 16.05 PER
H. Barnes SF 33 GP 33 GS 33.6 MIN 16.8 PTS 1.2 OR 4.8 DR 6.1 REB 2.3 AST 0.8 STL 0.2 BLK 1.8 TO 1.2 PF 1.2 AST/TO 16.12 PER
B. Hield SG 38 GP 6 GS 29.2 MIN 15.5 PTS 0.7 OR 3.1 DR 3.7 REB 2.1 AST 0.8 STL 0.3 BLK 1.6 TO 2 PF 1.3 AST/TO 13.37 PER.
Los Angeles Lakers Betting
The Los Angeles Lakers are on back-to-back wins against the Portland Trail Blazers and Minnesota Timberwolves. This team hopes to get into a much-needed winning streak as they are currently placed 8th in the Western Conference with an even record of 19-19. They are tied with the Los Angeles Clippers and would need one victory to chase the Dallas Mavericks. LeBron James finished the game with 26 points, seven rebounds and five assists while Malik Monk chipped in with 22 points. Russell Westbrook tallied 20 points while Avery Bradley and Carmelo Anthony each contributed 14 markers.
Players to Watch: L. James SF 26 GP 26 GS 37 MIN 28.5 PTS 0.9 OR 6.5 DR 7.5 REB 6.6 AST 1.8 STL 1.1 BLK 3.3 TO 2.2 PF 2 AST/TO 26.94 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 23.47 PER
R. Westbrook PG 38 GP 38 GS 35.9 MIN 19.6 PTS 1.4 OR 6.7 DR 8.1 REB 8.3 AST 1.2 STL 0.3 BLK 4.8 TO 3.1 PF 1.7 AST/TO 15.9 PER.
Sacramento Kings vs Los Angeles Lakers 1/4/2022 Betting Numbers
Sacramento are 5-10 ATS in their last 15 games against LA Lakers.
Los Angeles Lakers
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Lakers’ last 6 games.
Richaun Holmes PF Quarantine is downgraded to OUT Tuesday vs LA Lakers
Los Angeles Lakers
Avery Bradley SG Neck is probable Tuesday vs Sacramento
Sacramento Kings vs Los Angeles Lakers Betting Picks
The Los Angeles Lakers are very much determined to get this winning streak as they are very much underachieving this season. The best online sportsbook has them with the huge advantage to win over the struggling Sacramento Kings.
Moneyline: The Lakers as the heavy favorites are given an ML of -357 while the visiting Kings are +250.
ATS: It is a wide 7.5 points on the ATS for this game with the Kings getting the +7.5 while the Lakers are -7.5.
TOTALs: The total for both teams to reach is set at 232 points with the Lakers going under and the Kings are over.
Score Prediction: 114 – 104, Lakers