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After sharing a win each in their previous two clashes, LeBron James-led Los Angeles Lakers are scheduled to host Victor Wembanyama's San Antonio Spurs for the first time at the Crypto.com Arena on Friday night in the 2023-24 NBA regular season. In the Western Conference standings, the Lakers have managed the ninth spot with 30 wins in 57 matches while the Spurs are placed at the bottom with an 11-45 record.

Los Angeles Lakers, who ended their three-game winning streak with a loss against the Golden State Warriors, have lost nine of their 28 home games, while San Antonio Spurs, who are currently on a two-game losing streak, have won six of their 30 road games. In their last 10 respective games, the Lakers won six times while the Spurs won just one match.

Los Angeles Lakers vs San Antonio Spurs: Prediction

Lakers vs Spurs Head-To-Head:

  • L.A. and San Antonio shared a win in their previous two clashes this season at the AT&T Center.
  • In their last 10 NBA regular season matches, the Los Angeles Lakers dominated the San Antonio Spurs with seven victories.
  • The Spurs ended the Lakers' five-game winning streak with their victory in their last clash on December 15, 2023.
  • The San Antonio Spurs last won a regular-season road game against the Lakers on December 23, 2021.

LAL vs SAS Top Players:

  • The Los Angeles Lakers feature LeBron James, Anthony Davis, Austin Reaves, D'Angelo Russell, and Rui Hachimura as their star players.
  • The San Antonio Spurs feature Victor Wembanyama, Keldon Johnson, Jeremy Sochan, Devin Vassell, and Tre Jones as their star players.

Average Quarter score: (Lakers 126-115 Spurs)

  • 1st quarter: 31-29
  • 2nd quarter: 32-30
  • 3rd quarter: 34-26
  • 4th quarter: 29-30

Spurs at Lakers: Betting Odds

Against The Spread (ATS):  9.5 points (Lakers -9.5)
Over/Under (OU): 238.5 (Over)
Prediction: Lakers 126-115 Spurs

LAL vs SAS Money Line:

  • The Los Angeles Lakers vs San Antonio Spurs money line: Los Angeles Lakers -450; San Antonio Spurs +350.
  • This season, the Lakers have lost 12 of the 32  games as favorites, while the Spurs have won seven of the 51  as underdogs.
  • This season, the Lakers have won 10 of the 25 games as underdogs, while the Spurs have lost one of their five as favorites.

Lakers vs Spurs Against The Spread:

  • In the NBA 2023-24 regular season, the Los Angeles Lakers are averaging 116.9 points per game, while the San Antonio Spurs are averaging 112 points per game.
  • From their opponents this season, the Los Angeles Lakers are scoring 0.4 points less per game, and the San Antonio Spurs are scoring 8.6 points less per game.

Lakers vs Spurs Picks:

  • For the San Antonio Spurs, Victor Wembanyama is currently leading the squad with 20.5 points per game this season, followed by Devin Vassell (19.1 ppg), Keldon Johnson (16.1 ppg), and Jeremy Sochan (11.5 ppg).
  • For the Los Angeles Lakers, Anthony Davis is currently leading the squad with 24.9 points per game this season, followed by LeBron James (24.8 ppg), D'Angelo Russell (17.5 ppg), and Austin Reaves (15.8 ppg).

Lakers vs Spurs: How to Watch

When and where will the Los Angeles Lakers vs San Antonio Spurs, NBA 2023-24 regular season match take place?
The NBA 2023-24 regular season match between the Los Angeles Lakers and San Antonio Spurs will take place on February 23, 10:30 p.m. ET at the Crypto.com Arena (February 24 at 09:00 a.m. IST).

Where to watch the live telecast of the Los Angeles Lakers vs San Antonio Spurs, NBA 2023-24 regular season match in India and the US?
The live telecast of the NBA 2023-24 regular season match between the Los Angeles Lakers and San Antonio Spurs will be available on Sports 18 in India and on TNT and NBA TV in the US.

Where to watch the live stream of the Los Angeles Lakers vs San Antonio Spurs, NBA 2023-24 regular season match in India and the US?
The NBA 2023-24 regular season match between the Los Angeles Lakers and San Antonio Spurs can be streamed live on Jio Cinema, and NBA.com on a subscription basis in India, and on ESPN and ABC in the US.

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