The LA Lakers (23-26) will travel to beantown to take on the rival Boston Celtics 25-23 from TD Garden tonight at 8pm. Get NBA odds at Top Bet sportsbook.
How will the Lakers respond to the injuries of Dwight Howard and Pau Gasol? That is the magic question as the Lakers sit 3 games back for the last playoff spot out west. The Lakers are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 road games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 vs. the Eastern Conference. The Lakers are coming off of an impressive win in Brooklyn and have notched 3 straight wins. Can they muster enough points against an improved Celtics defense without two of their big guns?
The Celtics are 5-0 in the post Rajon Rondo era and seem to have things going in the right direction as they are now 2 games over .500. During their 5 game winning streak the Celtics are also 5-0 ATS in that span as well. The Celtics have lost their last two games to the Lakers in Boston and have lost 5 of 6 overall to their rival. Can they make it 6 in a row against the Lakers?
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