Authored by NBA Against The Spread Expert Analyst Charlie McDougall and produced by Charliessports.com for their 2014 Basketball game on Wednesday Night November 26, 2014 at 10:30 pm EST.
The (12-2) and surprising Memphis Grizzlies of the Western Conference Southwest division will make the journey from the Volunteer State to Tinsel town to take on the (3-11) Los Angeles Lakers of the Western Conference Pacific division in 2014 NBA action. They will play at Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles, California. This Sports Handicapper believes Memphis is playing better than any team in the league right now, but they will level out. The Los Angeles Lakers started out terrible but have been playing better lately. The Opening Betting Line has the Los Angeles Lakers as a 7-point home underdog Against The Spread, and the total is posted at 202-points for Wednesday Night’s game.
2014-15 Memphis Grizzlies have won six of seven including a 107-91 home victory over the Clippers on November 23rd. Memphis has already beaten the Lakers 107-102 back on the 11th of this month. Three of the last four games have been a push when the teams have met in Los Angeles, and the under is 5-1 the last six on the Lakers home floor. Memphis is averaging a little over 99 points per game and giving up 92 ppg. Memphis has covered their last four 2014 NBA Basketball Expert Betting Predictions Against The Spread. The key to a Memphis win is to play the way they have been all season, and that’s scoring points. The Grizzlies are a traditional defensive team, but they have added more offense to their arsenal.
The 2014-15 Los Angeles Lakers went 2-1 on a recent road trip, getting win in Atlanta and at Houston, but ended it with a 140-106 blowout loss at Dallas. The Lakers are 0-5-1 Against The Spread their last six home games vs. A team with a winning road record. The Lakers are 5-4-1 Against The Spread, going over the total six times and staying under four their last Ten. The key to the Lakers win is to make open shots and force Memphis into a fast pace up and down game.
Free Pick: Lakers+7.