Arena and City where Suns vs. Lakers will be playing
The Suns and Lakers will face off on November 22nd, 2022, in an NBA game in Phoenix, AZ at Footprint Center, and be sure to check out the picks and predictions to win with your bets.
Introduction to the Suns vs. Lakers betting tip and prediction
This Western Conference clash will be played on November 22nd, 2022, at 21:00. The Suns enters as -7.5 point favorites in the contest. The previous game between these two teams was a pick’em and the Suns won, 121-110. The over/under for the upcoming game is 227 points.
We all know how important the 3-point shot is to the game of basketball in the 2022-2023 season, so let us take a look at home these teams fare from long distances. The Suns are making 37.9 percent of their 3-pointers this season. The Lakers are converting on 31.2 percent of their 3-pointers. Suns are attempting 38 percent of its shots from behind the 3-point line. Lakers are taking 34 percent of their field goal attempts from a 3-point distance.
How are the Suns playing this season?
The Suns comes into this game with a 10-6 record, and they are currently 2nd in the Western Conference standings. The Suns are 5-5 in their last 10 games.
Did the Suns win their most recent game?
Yes, Suns defeated the Knicks, 116-95. Cameron Payne scored 21 points in the victory.
Best scorer for the Suns
The leading scorer for the Suns this season is Devin Booker, who is averaging 27.6 points per game. He scored 32 points on 12-for-22 shooting in his previous regular-season meeting against the Lakers. In the last game, he scored 33.25 points in DraftKings and 30.5 fantasy points in FanDuel.
Other Team Leaders for the Suns
Coming into the November 22nd, 2022 contest, Deandre Ayton leads the Suns with 8.1 rebounds per game. In the last match, he made 36.25 points in DraftKings and 35.2 fantasy points in FanDuel. Chris Paul has a team-high 9.4 assists per game The steals leader for the Suns is Chris Paul (1.7 steals per game) In terms of swatting shots, Bismack Biyombo is leading the way for the Suns with 1.7 blocks per game. His DFS production in the last game is as follows: 22 DraftKings fantasy points and 20.5 FanDuel fantasy points per game.
Suns Team Analysis
The Suns’ point differential this season is 7.2 points per game, which ranks 2nd in the NBA. They are averaging 115.1 points per game while allowing 107.9 points per game. In terms of 3-pointers, the Suns are making 12.8 shots per game, which ranks 9th in the NBA. From the free-throw line, the Suns are making 17.4 per game, which ranks 21st in the NBA.
Projected Suns Starting Lineup and Injuries
The Suns plan on having these starting five for the game: Deandre Ayton, Torrey Craig, Mikal Bridges, Devin Booker and Cameron Payne. In their last meeting against the Lakers, the Suns’ starting lineup consisted of Deandre Ayton, Jae Crowder, Mikal Bridges, Devin Booker and Chris Paul. For the upcoming matchup, the Suns has the following injuries: Jae Crowder is out (personal), Cameron Johnson is out (knee) Chris Paul is out (heel), Landry Shamet is out (concussion) and Ishmail Wainright is probable (back).
Los Angeles Lakers
How are the Lakers playing this season?
The Lakers head this game with a 5-10 record, and they are currently 13th in the Western Conference standings. The Lakers are 5-5 in their last 10 games.
Did the Lakers win their most recent game?
Yes, Lakers defeated the Spurs, 123-92. Devin Vassell scored 17 points in the victory.
Best scorer for the Lakers
The leading scorer for the Lakers this season is Anthony Davis, who is averaging 25.6 points per game. Anthony Davis also leads the team in minutes played per game with 35.7. He scored 21 points on 10-for-18 shooting in his previous regular season meeting against the Suns. In the last game, scored 64 DraftKings fantasy points and 64.6 FanDuel fantasy points.
Other Team Leaders for the Lakers
Anthony Davis is leading the way with 12 rebounds per game. In his last game of the season, he scored 64 points in DraftKings and 64.6 in FanDuel. Russell Westbrook is dishing out a team-high 7.7 assists per game. He has 33 DraftKings fantasy points and 29.8 FanDuel fantasy points scored in the last game. In terms of steals, the Lakers’ leader is Anthony Davis with 1.4 steals per game. His DFS points in the last match were the following: 64 DraftKings fantasy points and 64.6 FanDuel fantasy points. The blocks’ leader for the Lakers is Anthony Davis, who is sending back 1.9 shots per game. He scored 64 DraftKings fantasy points and 64.6 FanDuel fantasy points in his last game.
Lakers Team Analysis
The Lakers’ point differential this season is -3.1 points per game, which ranks 25th in the NBA. They are averaging 111.1 points per game while allowing 114.2 points per game. In terms of 3-pointers, the Lakers are making 9.5 shots per game, which ranks 29th in the NBA. From the free-throw line, the Lakers are making 19.4 per game, which ranks 10th in the NBA.
Projected Lakers’ Starting Lineup and Injuries
The Lakers are starting these five players for the game: Anthony Davis, LeBron James, Austin Reaves, Lonnie Walker IV and Patrick Beverley. In their last meeting against the Suns, the Lakers’ starting five were Dwight Howard, Anthony Davis, Avery Bradley, Malik Monk and Russell Westbrook.
Bet suggestions for this game
Spread betting suggestion
According to Vegas, it is a toss-up for the Suns and Lakers game. Although it is a pick’em, the suggestion is to bet at the Suns.
Money Line betting suggestion
Suns are a -7.5 money line favorite for the game against the Lakers, and the suggestion is to pick the Suns.
Over/Under betting suggestion
The over/under for the Suns and Lakers is 227 points, so the suggestion is to take the over.
Will there be Overtime?
The Suns and Lakers have combined for an impressive 2 overtime games this season, and therefore, there is value in betting if there will be overtime for this contest.
Suns vs Lakers betting tip: FAQs
The game will be played on November 22nd, 2022.
The contest will take place at Footprint Center in Phoenix, AZ.
The Suns have a 10-6 record thus far this season, they are the 2nd seed in the Western Conference standings. Meanwhile, the Lakers are 5-10, they own the 13th spot in the Western Conference.
The last time that the Suns and Lakers played, the Suns won, 121-110.
This Suns and Lakers game is a pick’em. In the previous meeting, the Suns were a 0 point favorite. They won the game against Lakers, 121-110.
The over/under is 227 points for the November 22nd, 2022 game.
The matchup on November 22nd, 2022, is the first game between the Suns and Lakers this season. The next contest between these two teams will be on December 20, 2022 at the Footprint Center.