Memphis Grizzlies vs. Los Angeles Lakers – NBA – Predictions, Betting Lines, Odds and Trends

The Memphis Grizzlies (21-14) take on the Los Angeles Lakers (17-18) as 4.5-point favorites on Wednesday, December 29, 2021 at 8:00 PM ET. The matchup has an over/under of 223.5.

Grizzlies vs. Lakers Predictions

Grizzlies vs. Lakers Betting Odds

Grizzlies vs Lakers Betting Information
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Grizzlies -4.5 223.5 points

Grizzlies vs. Lakers Last 10 Games

  • Memphis has a 7-3 record straight-up in its past 10 matchups, while covering the spread six times in those games.
  • The final score of the last 10 Memphis games has exceeded the set total five times.
  • The last 10 Grizzlies games averaged 219.2 total points, 4.3 fewer points than this matchup’s point total.
  • Over their past 10 games, the Grizzlies have scored 1.7 more points per contest compared to their season-long scoring average.
  • Los Angeles covered the spread five times in its past 10 matchups while putting up a 4-6 record straight-up in those games.
  • Los Angeles and its opponents have hit the over in four of the past 10 games.
  • The Lakers’ last 10 outings have ended with an average of 221.0 points scored. That’s 2.5 fewer points than this contest’s over/under.
  • In the past 10 games, the Lakers are scoring 107.3 points per game compared to their 110.6 season average.

Grizzlies vs. Lakers Betting Trends

  • Memphis has covered the spread 21 times over 35 games with a set spread.
  • In games they were favored in by 4.5 points or more so far this season, the Grizzlies have gone 5-4 against the spread.
  • Games involving Memphis have hit the over 18 times this season.
  • This season, the Grizzlies have a 45.2% shooting percentage from the field, which is 0.4% higher than the 44.8% of shots the Lakers’ opponents have made.
  • In games Memphis shoots higher than 44.8% from the field, it is 16-2 against the spread and 16-2 overall.
  • Los Angeles has put together a record of 14-21-0 against the spread this year.
  • In games they have played as 4.5-point underdogs or more, the Lakers have an ATS record of 4-3.
  • Los Angeles games have finished with a final combined score above the over/under 19 times this year.
  • The Lakers have shot at a 46.3% clip from the field this season, 0.6 percentage points greater than the 45.7% shooting opponents of the Grizzlies have averaged.
  • Los Angeles is 11-11 against the spread and 14-8 overall when it shoots better than 45.7% from the field.

Grizzlies vs. Lakers Over/Under Trends

  • This season, Memphis and its opponents have combined to outscore Wednesday’s total of 223.5 points 17 times.
  • In Los Angeles’ 35 games this season, 17 have finished with more combined scoring than Wednesday’s total of 223.5.
  • The Grizzlies average 111.1 points per game against the Lakers’ 110.6, totaling 1.8 points under the matchup’s over/under of 223.5.
  • These two teams surrender a combined 221.2 points per game, 2.3 points less than this contest’s over/under.
  • This season the average total for Grizzlies games is 220.0 points, 3.5 fewer than the over/under of 223.5 points for this contest.
  • Lakers games have an over/under of 220.2 points this season, 3.3 points fewer than the total points bet for this matchup.

Grizzlies Team Leaders

  • Jaren Jackson Jr.: 16.4 PTS, 1.8 BLK, 41.7 FG%, 32.7 3PT% (65-for-199)
  • Desmond Bane: 17.2 PTS, 47.2 FG%, 42.6 3PT% (100-for-235)
  • Ja Morant: 23.7 PTS, 6.8 AST, 1.5 STL, 47.8 FG%, 35.0 3PT% (35-for-100)
  • Steven Adams: 7.1 PTS, 9.1 REB, 52.9 FG%
  • De’Anthony Melton: 10.5 PTS, 1.7 STL, 41.5 FG%, 34.2 3PT% (50-for-146)

Lakers Team Leaders

  • Russell Westbrook: 19.8 PTS, 8.0 REB, 8.2 AST, 1.2 STL, 45.5 FG%, 31.5 3PT% (40-for-127)
  • Anthony Davis: 23.3 PTS, 9.9 REB, 1.2 STL, 2.0 BLK, 52.1 FG%, 17.9 3PT% (10-for-56)
  • Carmelo Anthony: 13.5 PTS, 42.7 FG%, 39.6 3PT% (84-for-212)
  • Malik Monk: 10.6 PTS, 45.9 FG%, 36.7 3PT% (54-for-147)
  • Dwight Howard: 4.8 PTS, 61.3 FG%, 75.0 3PT% (6-for-8)

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