The Los Angeles Lakers (20-26) battle the Minnesota Timberwolves (17-25) Friday at 9:30ET. Get NBA odds at Bovada sportsbook.
The Lakers have been a streaky team all, mostly to the bad. They are currently 20-26 SU and 18-27-1 ATS. After losing four in a row, they ran off three straight wins. They then lost two nights ago to Phoenix. Over their last ten, they are 5-5 straight up and 4-6 against the spread. They have been terrible on the road, going 5-16 this season.
Minnesota is 17-25 SU and 19-22-1 ATS. They have lost five games in a row and nine of their last ten. Against the spread, they are 2-7-1 over that span. The Timberwolves are only slightly over .500 with an 11-8 mark for the season.
Los Angeles is a favorite. Minnesota is in worse shape than the Lakers. Take the Lakers at www.sportsbookroom.com.