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NBA Betting Preview: Portland Trail Blazers vs. Los Angeles Lakers

Favorite: Los Angeles Lakers (52-19)

Underdog: Portland Trail Blazers (35-39)

When does the game start? Saturday at 8:30 PM ET

Broadcast: ABC

Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers will cross paths with Anthony Davis and the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday.

Betting Odds

Line: Los Angeles -7

Moneyline: -289

Movement Analysis: The total sits at its original figure, showing no major movement. Los Angeles has a record of 27-32 against the spread when listed as the favorite, while Portland is 15-21 against the spread as underdogs this year.
Trail Blazers vs Lakers: Against the Spread, Over/Under, and Straight Up Bet Types
Team ATS O/U SU
Los Angeles Lakers 35-34 32-38 53-20
Portland Trail Blazers 31-41 44-31 37-40

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Impact Players

Davis leads the attack, responsible for 23.2% of the Lakers total offense, while taking an average of 17.8 field goal attempts. Davis is a player to keep an eye on, he averages 2.3 offensive boards a game and collects 20.3% of his team's rebounds. The Lakers offense is orchestrated by James, who is responsible for 40.2% of all assists, while turning the ball over 3.9 times a contest.

Insights

Portland allows 115.8 points per contest, good news for Los Angeles, they are 36-3 when they score over their average of 113.1. The Lakers are 28-4 when they shoot above their 35% season average from three, the Trail Blazers allow opponents to shoot 38%. The Trail Blazers allow opponents 47.1 rebounds a game. Los Angeles hopes to capitalize, going 30-8 when they collect over their average of 45.9.

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Trail Blazers Preview

Impact Players

Lillard leads the attack, accounting for 26.2% of the Trail Blazers total offense, while taking an average of 20.4 field goal attempts. Whiteside is a player to keep an eye on, he averages 3.9 offensive rebounds a game and grabs 29.8% of his team's rebounds. The Trail Blazers offense is orchestrated by Lillard, who is responsible for 39.1% of all assists, while turning the ball over 2.9 times a contest.

Insights

Portland is a disappointing 8-26 when they fail to reach their scoring average. Los Angeles allows 107.3 per game. The Trail Blazers will need to be efficient from beyond the arc, they are a dismal 16-28 when failing to hit at their season rate of 38%. While ball security is typically vital, it's hardly a death knell to Portland who have a record of 17-17 when they turn the ball over more than their 12.5 season average, Los Angeles causes 15.2 turnovers a game.

Trends

Prediction

Los Angeles : 115

Portland : 111

Previous Betting Results (Regular Season)

Lakers vs Trail Blazers previous results: straight up, ATS, Over/Under
Date Home Home Score Away Away Score Spread Cover Over/Under Result
01-31-2020 Lakers 119 Trail Blazers 127 -13 N 231.5 O
12-28-2019 Trail Blazers 120 Lakers 128 +5 N 223.5 O
12-06-2019 Trail Blazers 113 Lakers 136 +4.5 N 224.5 O
04-09-2019 Lakers 101 Trail Blazers 104 +9.5 Y 226 U
11-14-2018 Lakers 126 Trail Blazers 117 -2 Y 223 O
11-03-2018 Trail Blazers 110 Lakers 114 -3.5 N 236 U
10-18-2018 Trail Blazers 128 Lakers 119 -3.5 Y 223.5 O
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Team Records
  LAL POR  
64-22
All
37-43
32-12
Home
22-17
32-10
Away
15-26
57-20
as Fav
27-15
7-2
as Dog
10-28
45-39
ATS
34-43
22-21
ATS Home
17-22
23-18
ATS Away
17-21
41-45
O/U
46-34
19-25
O/U Home
24-15
22-20
O/U Away
22-19
Leaders
Points
James Photo
Los Angeles Lakers
1698
Lillard Photo
Portland Trail Blazers
1978
Rebounds
Davis Photo
Los Angeles Lakers
577
Whiteside Photo
Portland Trail Blazers
905
Assists
James Photo
Los Angeles Lakers
684
Lillard Photo
Portland Trail Blazers
530
Last 5 Games
Lakers
Date Opp Result
09/26 vs
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DEN
W 107-117
09/24 @
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DEN
W 114-108
09/22 @
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DEN
L 106-114
09/20 vs
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DEN
W 103-105
09/18 vs
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DEN
W 114-126
Trail Blazers
Date Opp Result
08/29 @
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LAL
L 122-131
08/24 vs
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LAL
L 135-115
08/22 vs
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LAL
L 116-108
08/20 @
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LAL
L 88-111
08/18 @
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LAL
W 100-93