San Antonio Spurs vs Los Angeles Lakers
Where: STAPLES Center
When: Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 10:00 pm ET
We have a Western Conference NBA matchup to consider when the San Antonio Spurs meet the Los Angeles Lakers for game three of their three-game season series. The Spurs are 20-27 this season and enter this matchup hoping to end a one-game losing streak. The Lakers are 37-11 this season and are hoping to extend a one-game winning streak when they host the Celtics.
Spurs Fall to ClippersThe Spurs have won three of their last five games and are 15.5 games behind the Los Angeles Lakers for the top spot in the conference. Tuesday marks game two of an eight-game road trip and San Antonio is 7-15 as the away team and has won three of their last five road games. The Spurs are currently 2.5 games behind the Memphis Grizzlies for the eighth seed in the West.
San Antonio scores 113.4 points while allowing 113.8 points per game and is shooting 47.1 percent from the field, 36.5 percent from downtown and 80 percent from the charity stripe this season.
The Spurs have four players scoring in double figures and are led by guard DeMar DeRozan. DeRozan scores an average of 23.1 points per game with 5.6 caroms and a team-leading 5.1assists per game. DeRozan drains 27.6 percent of his triple attempts this season and scored 26 points with five rebounds and two assists in the Spurs road loss to the Los Angeles Clippers.
Lakers Road Win Over KingsThe Lakers have won three of their last five games and if the regular season were to end today, Los Angeles would be the top seed in the Western Conference. Tuesday marks game one of a two-game homestand before leaving for a one-game road trip. Los Angeles is 16-6 this season at home and has won three of its last five home games.
Los Angeles scores 114 points while allowing 106.9 points per game and is shooting 48.4 percent from the field, 36.1 percent from downtown and 73.7 percent from the charity stripe this season.
The Lakers have three players scoring in double figures and are led by All-Star forward Anthony Davis. Davis scores an average of 26.6 points per game with a team-high 9.2 caroms and a team-high 2.5 blocked shots per game. Davis drains 31.7 percent of his triple attempts this season and scored 21 points with four rebounds and six assists in the Lakers road win over the Sacramento Kings.
- Lakers are 11-4-1 ATS in their last 16 home games vs. a team with a road winning % of less than .400.
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- Spurs are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 Tuesday games.