The UNDER has paid off six times for totals bettors in the last eight games between the Miami Heat and the Los Angeles Lakers as those two teams meet in NBA betting action at the Staples Center on Tuesday night.
Miami and Los Angeles met twice last season, with the Heat going 2-0 SU but 0-2 ATS in those contests when they still had LeBron James on their roster. Miami is 8-2 SU and 7-3 ATS in its last 10 games against the Lakers.
Computer Prediction: Miami Heat vs Los Angeles Lakers Pick
Odds – VSB
computer score prediction models pick a possible 93-92 win for the Lakers on Tuesday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.
Miami Heat vs Los Angeles Lakers Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Miami Heat will try to spoil the party on Tuesday; they are 16-20-1 ATS against the betting spread this NBA season, while the Los Angeles Lakers are 20-17-1 ATS. Miami is 15-21-1 vs the betting total points scored; Los Angeles is 18-19-1. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Los Angeles vs Miami injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 23 (Los Angeles Lakers) and the No. 27 (Heat) teams in the league, according to our current NBA betting Power Rankings at Odds – VSB
How Miami Heat vs Los Angeles Lakers Stats Matchup
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Los Angeles’s No. 14-rated NBA squad against Miami’s No. 30-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Los Angeles rates No. 20 in the league with 7.05 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 15 with 7.32 per outing.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Clippers were burned for 34 points by Chris Bosh on Sunday as the Heat picked up a 104-90 win at STAPLES Center.
Wesley Johnson scored 17 points in a failed effort to lead the Lakers to victory (they lost 106-94 to Portland at STAPLES Center on Sunday).
Miami Heat vs Los Angeles Lakers Betting Odds Trends
Miami is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games
Miami is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami’s last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami’s last 5 games on the road
LA Lakers is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games
LA Lakers is 4-10 SU in its last 14 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Lakers’s last 5 games
LA Lakers is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Miami at Golden State, Wednesday, January 14th
Los Angeles home to Cleveland, Thursday, January 15th