A game after he scored 31 points in a 120-118 win over the Timberwolves, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander leads the Oklahoma City Thunder (10-12) on the road against the Los Angeles Lakers (18-6) as 12-point underdogs. The matchup, which airs on SportsNet LA, begins at 10:00 PM ET on Monday, February 8, 2021. The matchup has an over/under set at 218 points.
The betting insights in this article reflect data from DraftKings sportsbook as of February 8, 2021, 1:07 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.
Lakers vs Thunder Betting Odds
Injury Report as of February 8
Jared Dudley: Out (Calf),
Kostas Antetokounmpo: Out (Knee)
Isaiah Roby: Day To Day (Foot),
Trevor Ariza: Out (Personal),
Mike Muscala: Day To Day (Concussion),
George Hill: Out (Thumb)
|Spread Pick||Lakers (-12)|
|Total Pick||Over (218)|
|Prediction||Lakers 117, Thunder 102|
The model projects the Lakers to win, just as DraftKings does, but the model favors them by slightly more points (14.8 to 12).
In this game, the model projects a total (219.4 points) a little higher than the DraftKings over/under (218 points).
Lakers Key Players
Lakers Player Props
- LeBron James’ points prop total for the contest is set at 24.5, 1.0 point less than his season average of 25.5.
- Anthony Davis’ PRA prop over/under for the game is set at 37.5, 3.5 greater than his season average of 34.0.
- James’ three pointers made prop total for the contest is set at 2.5, 0.3 shots lower than his season average of 2.8.
- Davis’ steals prop total for the game is set at 1.5, 0.1 steals higher than his season average of 1.4.
Thunder Key Players
Thunder Player Props
- Gilgeous-Alexander’s assists prop over/under for the game is listed at 4.5 assists, 1.9 assists lower than his season average of 6.4.
- Darius Bazley’s rebounding prop total for the contest is listed at 6.5 rebounds, 0.7 rebounds less than his season average of 7.2.
- Al Horford’s three pointers made prop total for the game is set at 1.5, 0.8 shots less than his season average of 2.3.
- Theo Maledon’s steals prop over/under for the contest is set at 0.5, 0.5 steals lower than his season average of 1.0.
- This season, the Lakers have a 48.7% shooting percentage from the field, which is 2.4% higher than the 46.3% of shots the Thunder’s opponents have knocked down.
- Los Angeles has a 9-8 record against the spread and a 12-5 straight-up record in games it shoots better than 46.3% from the field.
- Oklahoma City is 8-4-1 against the spread and 7-6 overall when allowing opponents to shoot higher than 48.7% from the field.
- The Thunder are shooting 45.4% from the field, 0.4% higher than the 45% the Lakers’ opponents have shot this season.
- Oklahoma City has compiled a 7-3-1 record against the spread and a 6-5 straight up record in games it shoots over 45% from the field.
- This season, Los Angeles has a 7-2 record against the spread and a 9-0 straight up record when it allows opponents to shoot greater than 45.4% from the field.
- The Lakers are making 38.2% of their three-point shots this season, 2.1% higher than the 36.1% the Thunder allow opponents to shoot from deep.
- Los Angeles has a 7-5 record against the spread and a 10-2 record overall when the team hits more than 36.1% of its three-point attempts.
- Oklahoma City is 10-5 against the spread and 8-7 overall when its opponents shoot higher than 38.2% from deep.
- The Thunder’s three-point shooting percentage this season (34.2%) is only 0.1 percentage points lower than opponents of the Lakers are averaging (34.3%).
- Oklahoma City is 6-2-1 against the spread and 5-4 overall when shooting over 34.3% as a team from three-point range.
- Los Angeles has a 9-2 ATS record and a 10-1 straight-up record this season when it makes more than 34.2% of its three-point attempts.
- The Lakers hit 11.4 three-pointers per game this season, 1.6 fewer made shots on average than the 13 per game the Thunder allow.
- When Oklahoma City makes more three-pointers than its opponents, it is 7-3 against the spread and 6-4 overall. When Los Angeles is out-shot from beyond the arc by its opponents, it is 3-8 ATS and 5-6 straight up.
- The Lakers are the 23rd-best three-point shooting team in the NBA, while the Thunder allow the 23rd-fewest makes from deep.
Lakers vs Thunder Stat Rankings
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