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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? Tuesday at 9:00 PM ET

Broadcast: TNT, SportsNet LA, NBCS-NW

Anthony Davis will lead Los Angeles against Damian Lillard and Portland on Tuesday.

Betting Odds

Line: Los Angeles -5.5

Moneyline: -232

Over/Under: 229

Movement Analysis: The over/under is holding at its opening mark, indicating no major change. Los Angeles has a record of 26-32 against the spread when listed as the favorite, while Portland is 14-20 against the spread as underdogs this season.
Lakers vs Trail Blazers: Against the Spread, Over/Under, and Straight Up Bet Types
Team ATS O/U SU
Los Angeles Lakers 33-34 33-35 52-19
Portland Trail Blazers 30-40 44-29 36-39

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Impact Players

Davis leads the attack, accounting for 23% of the Lakers total offense, while taking an average of 17.7 shot attempts. Davis is a player to keep an eye on, he averages 2.3 offensive boards a game and grabs 20.3% of his team's rebounds. The Lakers offense is run by James, who accounts for 40.2% of all assists, while turning the ball over 3.9 times a contest.

Insights

Los Angeles is a solid 36-3 when they score over their average of 113.4 points per game, Portland surrenders 116.2 a game. The Lakers are 17-16 when they shoot below their 48% season average from the field. The Trail Blazers allow opponents to shoot 46%. The Trail Blazers give up 46.9 rebounds a contest. Los Angeles hopes to capitalize, going 29-7 when they collect over their average of 45.7.

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Trail Blazers Preview

Impact Players

Lillard powers the attack, accounting for 26% of the Trail Blazers total offense, while taking an average of 20.4 field goal attempts. Whiteside is a force down low, he averages 3.8 offensive rebounds a game and collects 29.6% of his team's rebounds. The Trail Blazers offense is conducted by Lillard, who accounts for 39.1% of all assists, while turning the ball over 2.9 times a contest.

Insights

Portland is a disappointing 10-28 when they fail to reach their scoring average. Los Angeles allows 107.6 per game. The Trail Blazers will need make their open threes, they are a dismal 16-27 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 16-16 when they turn the ball over more than their 12.4 season average, Los Angeles causes 15.1 turnovers a game.

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Prediction

Los Angeles : 118

Portland : 108

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
  POR LAL  
37-43
All
63-22
22-17
Home
31-12
15-26
Away
32-10
27-15
as Fav
56-20
10-28
as Dog
7-2
34-43
ATS
44-39
17-22
ATS Home
21-21
17-21
ATS Away
23-18
46-34
O/U
40-45
24-15
O/U Home
18-25
22-19
O/U Away
22-20
Leaders
Points
Lillard Photo
Portland Trail Blazers
1978
James Photo
Los Angeles Lakers
1698
Rebounds
Whiteside Photo
Portland Trail Blazers
905
Davis Photo
Los Angeles Lakers
577
Assists
Lillard Photo
Portland Trail Blazers
530
James Photo
Los Angeles Lakers
684
Last 5 Games
Trail Blazers
Date Opp Result
08/29 @
Lakers logo
LAL
L 122-131
08/24 vs
Lakers logo
LAL
L 135-115
08/22 vs
Lakers logo
LAL
L 116-108
08/20 @
Lakers logo
LAL
L 88-111
08/18 @
Lakers logo
LAL
W 100-93
Lakers
Date Opp Result
09/24 @
Nuggets logo
DEN
W 114-108
09/22 @
Nuggets logo
DEN
L 106-114
09/20 vs
Nuggets logo
DEN
W 103-105
09/18 vs
Nuggets logo
DEN
W 114-126
09/12 vs
Rockets logo
HOU
W 96-119