|NBA Rockets vs. Lakers Picks & Predictions for April 8, 2014|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Tuesday, 08 April 2014 16:30|
Rockets vs. Lakers Pick
LOS ANGELES, CA (ATS CONSULTANTS) – The Los Angeles Lakers could be overmatched tonight when they host the Houston Rockets at 10:30PM ET.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Rockets are favored on the road, as they have odds of -9 points against the Lakers. The over/under total for the game has been set at 226.5 points. Houston is 51-25 on the season, 20-17 on the road and 38-36-2 against the spread. The Lakers are 25-52 overall, 14-24 at home and 38-38-1 against the spread.
LINE MOVEMENT: Opening odds had the Rockets favored by 9.5 points. The spread quickly dropped down to 9 points. The over/under total opened at 225 points and slowly worked its way up to 226.5.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on the game, 73% of bettors favor the Rockets. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NBA FREE PICK: Go with Los Angeles at homes. According to the latest NBA trends, the Rockets are 1-6 against the spread in their last seven road games and 1-4 ATS in their last five games overall. The home team has covered in 5 of the last 7 games between these two teams as well.
TUESDAY’S NBA FREE PICK: LOS ANGELES LAKERS +9