Lakers vs. Wizards: NBA Betting Preview, Tips and Picks – April 3, 2024

Written By PlayPicks Staff on April 3, 2024

The Los Angeles Lakers (43-33) visit the Washington Wizards (15-61) at Capital One Arena on Wednesday, April 3, 2024. The contest tips at 7:00 PM ET and airs on MNMT. The Wizards are 13-point underdogs in the game. The over/under is set at 236 points for the matchup.

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Lakers vs. Wizards Betting Odds

Favorite Spread Total
Lakers -13 236

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Injury Report as of April 3

Lakers: Gabe Vincent: Out (Knee), Cameron Reddish: Out (Personal), Jarred Vanderbilt: Out (Foot), Christian Wood: Out (Knee), Jalen Hood-Schifino: Out (Back)

Wizards: Isaiah Livers: Out (Hip), Landry Shamet: Out (Calf), Richaun Holmes: Out (Toe), Richaun Holmes: Out (Toe), Kyle Kuzma: Out (Heel), Bilal Coulibaly: Out (Wrist), Tyus Jones: Out (Back)

Computer Picks

Spread Pick Wizards (+13)
Total Pick Under (236)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm (raw power score) that ranks head-to-head matchup results within a closed network of games. Prediction confidence is determined by the delta between each team’s raw power score.

Lakers vs. Wizards Stat Rankings

Lakers Avg. (Rank) Wizards Avg. (Rank)
117.8 (7th) Points Scored 113.3 (17th)
117.4 (23rd) Points Allowed 122.8 (30th)
43.3 (18th) Rebounds 41.1 (29th)
8.2 (30th) Off. Rebounds 9.3 (27th)
11.8 (24th) 3pt Made 12.2 (20th)
28.6 (6th) Assists 27.9 (9th)
13.3 (20th) Turnovers 13.6 (22nd)

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Lakers Key Players

LeBron James 66 25.4 7.3 8.1 1.2 0.5 2.2
Anthony Davis 71 24.6 12.7 3.5 1.1 2.4 0.4
D’Angelo Russell 70 18.2 3.1 6.4 0.9 0.5 3
Austin Reaves 76 15.9 4.4 5.6 0.8 0.3 1.8
Rui Hachimura 62 13.3 4.1 1.2 0.6 0.3 1.4

Wizards Key Players

Jordan Poole 74 16.9 2.7 4.2 1.1 0.3 2.3
Deni Avdija 69 14.4 7.2 3.8 0.8 0.4 1.2
Marvin Bagley III 24 13.3 8 1.2 0.6 0.8 0.3
Corey Kispert 74 13 2.7 1.7 0.5 0.2 2.2
Marvin Bagley III 26 10.2 4.5 1 0.2 0.5 0

Betting Trends

  • The Lakers’ record against the spread is 36-40-0.
  • Los Angeles has two wins ATS (2-1) as a 13-point favorite or greater this year.
  • The Lakers have seen 42 of their 76 games hit the over.
  • Los Angeles and its opponent have broken the 236-point mark 43 times this season.
  • The over/under for this game is 236 points, 0.8 more than the average point total for Lakers games this season.
  • The Wizards have 34 wins in 76 games against the spread this year.
  • Washington has an ATS record of 8-5 as a 13-point underdog or more.
  • The Wizards have played 76 games this season, and 38 of them have gone over the total.
  • Washington’s games have had over 236 points 34 times this year.
  • The average total for Wizards games is 236.2 points, 0.2 more than this game’s over/under.

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