Memphis Grizzlies vs Los Angeles Lakers Betting Preview: Point Spread, Moneylines, Odds

The Memphis Grizzlies (31-13) will look to Ja Morant (10th in the league scoring 27.4 points per game) when they attempt to hold off LeBron James (sixth in the NBA with 29.8 PPG) and the Los Angeles Lakers (20-25) on Friday, January 20, 2023 at Arena. The Grizzlies are 6.5-point road favorites in the game, which tips at 10:00 PM ET on ESPN, SportsNet LA, and BSSE.

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Grizzlies vs. Lakers Game Time and Odds

  • Game Day: Friday, January 20, 2023
  • Game Time: 10:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN, SportsNet LA, and BSSE
  • Location: Los Angeles, California
  • Arena: Arena
  • Moneyline favorite: Grizzlies (-260)
  • Spread: Grizzlies (-6.5)

Grizzlies vs. Lakers Betting Stats and Trends

  • The Grizzlies have put together a 22-19-3 record against the spread this season.
  • In games it was favored in by 6.5 points or more so far this season, Memphis has gone 10-8-2 against the spread.
  • This season, 23 of the Grizzlies’ games have gone over the point total out of 45 chances.
  • The Lakers have put together a record of 20-23-2 against the spread this year.
  • In games it was an underdog in by 6.5 points or more so far this year, Los Angeles went 3-9-1 against the spread.
  • Games involving the Lakers have hit the over 25 times this year.

Grizzlies vs. Lakers Statistics and Rankings

Grizzlies Rank Grizzlies AVG Lakers AVG Lakers Rank
4th 117.5 Points Scored 116.9 8th
8th 111.7 Points Allowed 118.0 27th
1st 49.0 Rebounds 44.7 6th
2nd 13.1 Off. Rebounds 9.2 24th
18th 11.6 3pt Made 10.3 30th
11th 25.3 Assists 25.0 14th
9th 13.4 Turnovers 13.7 15th

Grizzlies vs. Lakers Stats and Trends

  • The Grizzlies have covered the spread six times in their past 10 contests while putting up a 10-0 record straight-up in those games.
  • Memphis’ past 10 games saw seven hit the over.
  • The Grizzlies’ per-game scoring average across their past 10 games is 7.3 points higher than their season-long average.
  • The Lakers have gone 6-4 in their last 10 contests, with a 7-2-1 record against the spread during that span.
  • Four of Los Angeles’ past 10 games have gone over the total.
  • During their past 10 games, the Lakers’ per-game scoring average is 121.6, 4.7 points higher than their season-long per-game average.

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Our prediction: Lakers (+6.5)

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