Spurs owning bad teams at betting window
Even though the Spurs are laying a lot of points versus the Lakers tonight at 8:30PM ET in San Antonio, they've also owned bad teams at the betting window.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book RealBet.eu, the Spurs are 15.5-point home favorites versus the Lakers after they opened at 15-point favorites. As for the total, the number has shot up to 204 after it opened at 201. Los Angeles enters play with an 11-41 record and is 23-29 against the spread, while San Antonio is 42-8 overall and 33-17 at the betting window.
The Spurs have covered in eight of their last 10 games versus a team with a winning percentage below .400. They're also 28-11 against the spread in their last 39 home games and are 6-1 against the number in their last seven home games versus a team with a road winning percentage of less than .400.
As for the Lakers, they've covered in just four of their last 12 games coming off a win and are 7-21 against the number in the game that follows an ATS victory. They're winless at the betting window in all seven of their last seven games played on Saturday as well.