The Lakers have been the source of attention this season and look to continue their hold on a playoff spot against the Suns. NBA odds are posted at Top Bet sportsbook.
The Lakers (35-32) are sitting in the eighth position in the West and are holding the last spot for the NBA playoffs. Kobe Bryant has been shaky lately with the serious ankle injury that he suffered against the Hawks and now he has been dealing with the flu when it comes to the last couple of games. However, Los Angeles is surging; they have won seven of their last 10 games which includes their last game against the Indiana Pacers. The struggles this season for the Lakers have been multiplied on the road as they are an awful 13-21 away from the Staples Center.
The Suns (22-45) will host their former team member in Steve Nash as the team has gone on a huge downfall since his departure. Phoenix has no chance of making the playoffs as they sit 13 games behind the aforementioned Lakers. Phoenix is 15-17 at home this season but are coming into this game on a four game losing streak.
LA is 28-38-1 against the spread this season and has been poor ATS in many categories. The Lakers are also 13-20-1 ATS while playing on the road. The Suns are 25-39-1 ATS and are 11-20-1 ATS at home.
The Lakers are still fighting for a playoff position and are absolutely loaded when it comes to their roster on paper. Phoenix has been bad all season long and don’t look like they are good enough to even win at home against a Lakers team that has played very poorly on the road so to play LA Click Here.