Spurs vs. Lakers Prediction

San Antonio Spurs vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 2/4/20 Predictions & Odds

Will the Los Angeles Lakers have any problems covering a double-digit spread at home tonight when they host the San Antonio Spurs at 10PM ET?

Game Snapshot & Odds

569 San Antonio Spurs vs. 570 Los Angeles Lakers

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

10PM ET – STAPLES Center

TV: TNT

Compare odds and from multiple different online sportsbooks and shop for the best lines at our new NBA Odds & Betting Page.

Public Betting Trends

According to the latest oddsmakers, the Lakers are favored at home, as they are getting odds of -12 points against the Spurs. The over/under total for the contest is listed at 226.5 points. The public betting currently has 61 percent going on the Spurs as the big underdog. This information is subject to change, however, so be sure to check out our NBA Public Betting Page for updated figures on the game.

Spurs fall in STAPLES

The Spurs are coming off a 108-105 loss in STAPLES Center last night to the Clippers. Despite that, San Antonio has covered the spread in four straight games. San Antonio is 22-27 on the season, 8-15 on the road, 22-26-1 against the spread and 29-20 with the over.

San Antonio is giving up 113.8 points per game while opponents shoot 46.1 percent from the field. Offensively, the Spurs are putting up 113.9 points per game while shooting 47.1 percent from the floor. San Antonio is being led by DeMar DeRozan, who is averaging 23.1 points, 5.6 rebounds and 5.1 assists per game. LaMarcus Aldridge is adding 19.0 points and 7.5 rebounds per contest.

Lakers win in Sacramento

Los Angeles is coming off a 129-113 win at Sacramento on Saturday night to snap a brief 2-game skid. The Lakers are 37-11 on the season, 16-6 at home, 25-22-1 against the spread and 24-24 with the over/under total.

The Lakers are putting up 114 points per game while season while shooting a league-best 48.4 percent from the field. Defensively, Los Angeles is giving up 106.9 points per game while opponents shoot 44.3 percent against them. LeBron James is leading the team with 25.0 points, 7.7 rebounds and 10.7 assists per contest. Anthony Davis is adding 26.6 points, 9.2 rebounds and 2.5 blocks per contest.

NBA Betting Trends

San Antonio

The Spurs have covered the spread in four straight road games and in six of their last seven games as an underdog.

Los Angeles

The Lakers are 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games as a favorite and 1-4 ATS in their last five games after allowing 100 points or more in their previous game.

Prediction:

The Lakers have won and covered the spread in both meetings with the Spurs this season, both of which came in San Antonio. With Los Angeles at full strength, I expect them to be able to handle their business at home. They had an emotional loss to the Blazers in their last home game against the Blazers. I think they will bounce back as they turn their focus onto winning an NBA title for the city. San Antonio is streaky, but I don’t think the Spurs will be able to hang with a motivated Los Angeles team tonight.

NBA Prediction: Los Angeles Lakers -12

Loading...

NBA Headlines

  • LOS ANGELES (AP) The Southern California sports academy previously co-owned by the late Kobe Bryant has retired his ''Mamba'' nickname and rebranded itself nearly four months after the basketball ...
  • The marketing agent who has sued NBA rookie Zion Williamson wants the former Duke star to answer questions about whether he received improper benefits before playing his lone season with the Blue D...
  • B.J. Armstrong might have played a role in the Chicago Bulls getting their 1996, 1997 and 1998 titles - even though he wasn't on those teams.
    Armstrong was the person who, at a breakfast chat ...
  • BEIJING (AP) Yao Ming, the former Houston Rockets star and now president of the Chinese Basketball Association, says the league has three options for resuming the season that has been on hold sinc...
  • Mike Storen, a former ABA commissioner and multisport marketing whiz and the father of ESPN broadcaster Hannah Storm, died Thursday. He was 84.
    Storm said her father died at Emory University H...

NBA Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail The Best NBA Players for the 2019-20 Season This year’s season, even though it had to undergo an indefinite pause due to the unexpected coronavirus pandemic, was a big season for the NBA, with...
Thumbnail NBA Criticized for Testing Players NBA commissioner Adam Silver hopes to “salvage” the 2019-20 season, but also noted that he does not know if or when the season will resume. Can the league season...
Thumbnail Fears Exist NBA Season Could be Lost According to a report by ESPN.com, NBA owners and executives are bracing for the possibility of not return to league play until mid-to-late June. And that’s reportedly...
Thumbnail Bucks still favored to win NBA Finals The NBA is currently in an indefinite hiatus, but oddsmakers and the league still anticipate a 2020 champion being decided at some point, and they see three...
Thumbnail NBA Shutting Down for 30 Days? While league owners have been reportedly encouraging the commissioner to reconsider, Adam Silver says that the NBA will take a 30-day hiatus and use the time to...