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Los Angeles Lakers vs Phoenix Suns: Don Best NBA Playoff Odds & Trends for 6/3/2021

The Los Angeles Lakers (42-30, 2-3) are 2-point favorites heading into a decisive Game 6 of the opening round of the NBA Playoffs against the Phoenix Suns (51-21, 3-2) at Staples Center on Thursday, starting at 10:30 PM ET on TNT. The Suns lead the series 3-2.

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How to Watch

Time: 10:30 PM EST
TV Channel: TNT

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Lakers vs. Suns Betting Data

Lakers vs Suns Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Lakers -2 -110 -110 207.5 -110 -110

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Lakers Betting Data

  • Los Angeles has failed to cover the spread more often than not this season, going 34-44.
  • The Lakers' record against the spread as at least a 2-point favorite is under .500 at 22-28.
  • Los Angeles and its opponents have hit the over in just 38.5% of games (30 out of 78 matchups).

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Suns Betting Data

  • Phoenix has a winning record (45-30-2) against the spread this season.
  • When the Suns are at least 2-point underdogs, they are 32-21-2 against the spread.
  • Phoenix hit the over in a majority of its games this season: 43 of 77 games (55.8%).

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Point Total Insights

  • In Los Angeles' matchups this season, the Lakers and their opponents have exceeded Thursday's point total of 207.5 points 49 times (62.8% of opportunities).
  • In 76.6% of Phoenix's games this season (59 of 77), the total points scored was higher than Thursday's 207.5-point over/under.
  • The over/under for the game of 207.5 is 15.6 points fewer than the combined points per game averages for the Lakers (108.7 points per game) and the Suns (114.4 points per game).
  • The 215 points per game these two teams surrender to opponents on average this season are 7.5 more than the 207.5 over/under in this contest.
  • The Lakers have seen a 215 average over/under in their games this season, 7.5 points more than the over/under in this contest.
  • Suns' games have a total points bet of 223.1 points this season, 15.6 points more than the over/under for this game.

Previous Matchups

Los Angeles and Phoenix have each won five games over the last 10 head-to-head matchups, while the Suns are 6-4 against the spread when playing the Lakers.

Lakers vs Suns in 2020-21
Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
6/1/2021 Suns Suns -5 209.5 -200 164 Playoffs 115-85 PHO
5/30/2021 Lakers Lakers -7 209.5 -280 227 Playoffs 100-92 PHO
5/27/2021 Lakers Lakers -6.5 211 -295 224 Playoffs 109-95 LAL
5/25/2021 Lakers Suns -2 211.5 -132 111 Playoffs 109-102 LAL
5/23/2021 Suns Suns -2 213.5 -131 110 Playoffs 99-90 PHO
5/9/2021 Suns Lakers -7 217 -295 238 Regular Season 123-110 LAL
3/21/2021 Suns Suns -10 216 -532 392 Regular Season 111-94 PHO
3/2/2021 Suns Lakers -1 215.5 -114 -107 Regular Season 114-104 PHO
2/10/2020 Lakers Lakers -12.5 230.5 -954 646 Regular Season 125-100 LAL
1/1/2020 Lakers Lakers -11 226 -647 481 Regular Season 117-107 LAL

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Lakers Players to Watch

  • LeBron James leads the Lakers in points and assists per game, scoring 25.0 points and distributing 7.8 assists.
  • Andre Drummond is Los Angeles' best rebounder, pulling down an average of 12.0 boards in each contest while scoring 14.9 points per game.
  • James makes more threes per game than any other member of the Lakers, knocking down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 2.3 per contest.
  • Drummond is Los Angeles' leader in steals, averaging 1.4 steals per game, while Anthony Davis leads them in blocks with 1.6 per contest.

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Suns Players to Watch

  • Devin Booker is the top scorer for the Suns with 25.6 points per game. He also adds 4.2 rebounds and 4.3 assists per game to his stats.
  • The Phoenix leaders in rebounding and assists are Deandre Ayton with 10.5 rebounds per game (he also adds 14.4 points and 1.4 assists per game) and Chris Paul with 8.9 assists per game (he also tacks on 16.4 points and 4.5 rebounds per game).
  • Jae Crowder is the top shooter from deep for the Suns, hitting 2.5 threes per game.
  • Paul (1.4 steals per game) is the steal leader for Phoenix while Ayton (1.2 blocks per game) is the block leader.

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Injury Report

Lakers:

Anthony Davis: Day To Day (Groin),

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope: Day To Day (Knee)

Suns:

Chris Paul: Day To Day (Shoulder),

Ty-Shon Alexander: Out (Non-COVID Illness),

Abdel Nader: Out (Knee)

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