Suns vs Lakers Prediction NBA Picks Today 11/10
- Lm Tipster
- Nov 9, 2023, 7:19:24 PM
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The NBA In-Season Tournament continues as the Los Angeles Lakers face the Phoenix Suns in what promises to be an exciting matchup. In this in-depth game preview, we'll analyze recent team performances, key player statistics, injuries, and present our predictions.
Los Angeles Lakers
The Los Angeles Lakers, with a 3-5 record, currently find themselves in 12th place in the Western Conference. Eager to halt a three-game skid, the Lakers face a tough challenge against the Suns.
LeBron James' Dominance
LeBron James continues to lead the Lakers with an average of 24.4 points per game and impressive shooting percentages. The Lakers will rely on his leadership to bounce back from recent setbacks.
Jaxson Hayes (C) is listed as a game-time decision, and the Lakers are awaiting the return of Anthony Davis (PF).
The Lakers suffered a decisive defeat against the Houston Rockets (L128-94) on November 8th, highlighting the urgency for a comeback in the upcoming matchup.
The Phoenix Suns, holding a 4-4 record, currently stand seventh in the Western Conference. With Bradley Beal now healthy and making a strong debut, the Suns are looking to capitalize on their home court advantage.
Bradley Beal's Impact
Bradley Beal, in his debut with the Suns, showcased his scoring prowess, providing a boost to the team's offensive capabilities. His presence on the court adds depth to the Suns' lineup.
Devin Booker (SG) is listed as a game-time decision, and Jordan Goodwin (G) is expected to return for the Suns.
The Suns secured a thrilling overtime victory against the Chicago Bulls (W116-115) on November 8th, demonstrating their resilience and ability to perform under pressure.
With Bradley Beal back in action and showing promise in his debut, the Suns have a strengthened roster.
Considering the -3.5 points spread, our prediction is that the Phoenix Suns will not only win but also cover the spread. The Suns, with home-court advantage and a bolstered lineup, are well-positioned to outscore the Lakers.
Look for Bradley Beal to make a significant impact alongside key players like Kevin Durant. The Suns are poised to control the game and secure a victory on their home court.
Pick: Phoenix Suns -3.5