Lakers vs Sixers Pick: Wednesday January 27th
Lakers vs Sixers Pick: Wednesday January 27th: The Lakers come into Wednesday night’s game against the Sixers having yet to lose a game on the road. They have won 3 straight overall and 8 of their last 9. This is game 4 of a 7 game road trip. They are coming off a 115-108 win at Cleveland on Monday night. Lebron James went off for 46 on 19/26 shooting, hitting 7/11 from behind the arc, and added 8 rebounds, 6 assists, 2 steals, and 2 blocks. Anthony Davis went for 17 points, 10 rebounds, and 4 assists. Davis and Lebron combine for an average of 47 points per game. As has become routine, they are both questionable for tonight’s game with ankle injuries. Montrezl Harrell and Dennis Schroder are averaging 13.7 & 13.6 points respectively.
Meanwhile, the Sixers had their 3 game winning streak snapped in a 119-104 loss at Detroit on Monday. Joel Embiid missed the game due to a back issue. He is not on the injury report for this game. The Sixers are 12-2 when Embiid is in the lineup, 0-4 when he is not. Embiid is averaging 27.7 points and 11.5 rebounds per game, on the season. Philadelphia have 6 players in double figures, and the only Sixers player to start all 18 games, Danny Green, is not one of them. Green is averaging just 9.1 points per game so far this season. Ben Simmons is averaging 12.8 points, 8.4 rebounds, and 7.9 assists, while Seth Curry has averaged 53.7% from behind the arc.
The best NBA betting lines and odds for this game are available on our NBA odds page.
Lakers vs Sixers Odds
|Lakers Odds||-2 (-110)|
|Sixers Odds||+2 (-110)|
|Where/When||Wells Fargo Center, 7:30 PM ET|
The Lakers are 8-2 in their last 10, putting up an average of 114.5 points per game, and have outscored their opponents by an average of +9.7 in that ten-game span. Meanwhile, the Sixers are just 5-5 in their last 10 and have been outscored by an average of just over two points per game in that stretch (112.9-114.5).