Memphis Grizzlies versus LA Lakers NBA Pro Basketball Betting Preview

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The late night game from the NBA should be a good one as the Memphis Grizzlies will be the road team when they face the LA Lakers on Friday April 5th. The Grizzlies and Lakers will get things started from Staples Center in Los Angeles at 10:30PM Eastern Time and the NBA League Pass Channel is where you can watch this game over national television.

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The current odds available for wagering at Oddsmaker, where the bonuses are the best in the business has the LA Lakers favored by -2 points with an over under line of 189 ½ points. A money line bet on the home team LA Lakers will return -135 odds. Bettors who believe that the Memphis Grizzlies can go into Staples Center and come away with a straight up win can get back +115 odds for their money line wager.

Looking at the playoff situation we find the LA Lakers clinging to a ½ game lead over the Utah Jazz for the eighth and final seed in the Western conference. Memphis sits in the fifth seed out west and is just a ½ game behind the third seeded Denver Nuggets. The Lakers are trying to build up some momentum from two straight victories as the team went up north to Sacramento and earned a hard fought win and on Tuesday the Lakers rout the Dallas Mavericks 101-81 and covering as a -3 ½ point betting favorite. The injuries seem to pile up for the LA Lakers. They lose Metta World Peace for a month due to a knee problem that required surgery. The fragile Steve Nash always seems gimpy when he runs into someone this time will be out with a hip and hamstring issue. The Grizzlies are riding a four game win streak as they face the Lakers. They opened up their three game road trip on Wednesday with an 18 point blowout victory at the Portland Trailblazers as a -7 ½ point betting favorite. Memphis is defending very well as they have given up less than 95 points to their past four opponents all resulting in wins.

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