NBA Betting Preview: Phoenix Suns vs. Los Angeles Lakers

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by Sportsbook Advisor - 12/10/2008 3:55 PM Share

The Los Angeles Lakers and Phoenix Suns meet for the second time this season, this time at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Wednesday in ESPN's late game. The Lakers won 105-92 last month in Phoenix. The Lakers are 12-6 against the Suns all-time at Staples Center but just 4-6 in their last 10 regular season home games against the Suns. Under head coach Phil Jackson, the Lakers are 21-12 against the Suns during the regular season. Kobe Bryant is averaging 25.3 points per game against Phoenix in his career. SBG Globalreports that early NBA betting has the public taking Lakers at Home.

Kobe scored 24 points in the first meeting between the two teams and Vladimir Radmanovic hit five three-pointers in the win. The Lakers bench outscored Phoenix's bench 43-30. The Lakers had six players score in double figures while Amare Stoudemire led five Suns in double-figures with 21 points.

Here are the NBA betting stats for Wednesday's game. The Suns are 5-11-2 ATS in their last 18 Wednesday games. The Suns are 2-9 ATS in their last 11 vs. the Western Conference. The Suns are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 road games.

The Suns are 11-5 ATS in the last 16 meetings in Los Angeles and the road team is 6-1 ATS in the last 7 meetings.

The Lakers are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 Wednesday games. The Lakers are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games playing on no rest. The Lakers are 35-16 ATS in their last 51 vs. the Pacific. The Lakers are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 home games.

SBG GlobalCurrent Line: Lakers - 12.5 , Total 216

The Over is 6-0 in the Suns last 6 games playing on no rest. The Over is 6-0 in the Suns last 6 overall. The Over is 4-0 in the Suns last 4 vs. the Western Conference. The Over is 4-1 in the Suns last 5 road games. The Under is 4-1 in the Lakers last 5 games playing on no rest. The Over is 7-2 in the Lakers last 9 home games. The Over is 5-2 in the Lakers last 7 overall. The Under is 11-5 in the Lakers last 16 vs. the Western Conference. The Over is 5-2 in the last 7 meetings in Los Angeles between the two teams.

courtesy Gambling911.com


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