2020 Season NBA Basketball Past Picks
March 02, 2021
Phoenix at Los Angeles
Tuesday 03/02 10:05 PM Eastern
1.5 units on Phoenix +1.5 (-102) (risk 1.5 to return 2.97) RESULT: WIN
No team has missed having fans at its home games more than the Lakers, who are only 7-11 ATS at Staples Center, contributing to their 16-19 overall ATS record this season. Phoenix is 22-11 ATS overall and 11-5 ATS on the road and is having its best season in several years. The Suns have won 14 of their last 17 games, including 118-99 on Sunday when Devin Booker scored 21 of his 43 points in the third quarter. Phoenix has covered six in a row as a road underdog and it is 10-1 ATS its last 11 games versus teams with .600 or better winning percentages. Also, the Suns are 30-11 ATS their last 41 games dating to last season. The Lakers are 5-11 ATS playing with one day of rest and just 2-7 ATS their last seven against .600 or better teams. Play the Suns.