|NBA 76ers vs. Lakers Picks & Predictions for Tuesday, January 1, 2013|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Tuesday, 01 January 2013 18:00|
76ers vs. Lakers Free Pick
ODDS: Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have installed the Lakers as 8.5-point favorites versus the 76ers, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 202 points. Philadelphia enters the day with a 14-17 overall record while Los Angeles is 15-15.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Lakers opened as a 9-point favorite but the line has been bet down to 8.5, while the total has stayed steady at 202.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the current wagers placed on tonight’s game, 65% of NBA public bettors currently favor the Lakers. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided to get the most updated public betting numbers.
NBA FREE PICK: Take Philadelphia. According to latest NBA trends, the road team is 7-1 against the spread in the last eight meetings between these two teams. The Lakers are also 2-14 against the spread in their last 16 games on Tuesday and 2-6 ATS in their last eight games versus the Atlantic Division. Los Angeles is also 7-18-1 ATS in its last 26 games versus the Eastern Conference and 6-13 ATS in its last 19 home games versus a team with a losing road record. Philadelphia has struggled of late but the Sixers are due to play a tight game and the line is a tad inflated with the Lakers playing better of late.
2012 NBA FREE PICK: PHILADELPHIA 76ERS +8.5Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!