Cavaliers vs. Lakers Free Pick
ODDS: Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have installed the Cavaliers as 3.5-point favorites over the Lakers while the over/under total is currently sitting at 202 points. Cleveland is 13-24 overall and 3-16 on the road, while Los Angeles is 14-23 overall and 8-10 at home.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Cavaliers opened as 1.5-point favorites but the spread has shot up to 3.5 or even 4 at some online sports books. As for the total, it opened at 202 and that’s where it currently sits at most sports books, although some places list the over/under at 202 or 201.5.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the current wagers placed on tonight’s game, 55% of NBA public bettors currently favor the Cavaliers. 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 Cleveland. According to latest NBA trends, the Cavaliers are 5-2 against the spread in their last seven games versus the Lakers and 6-1 ATS in their last seven games on Tuesday. They’re also 5-1 against the number in their last six games versus the Western Conference, 5-2 ATS in their last seven games following an ATS loss and 7-3 ATS in their last 10 games overall. On the other side, the Lakers are 0-4 against the spread in their last four games overall, 9-23 ATS in their last 32 games on Tuesday, and 1-5 ATS in their last six games following a straight up loss.
TUESDAY NBA FREE PICK: CLEVELAND CAVS -3.5