Denver Nuggets at Los Angeles Lakers Matchup 4/25/2024

1-0, 1st West Northwest
at
Crypto.com Arena

2:00 am GMT, 4/26

1-1, 2nd West Pacific
Crypto.com Arena

2:00 am GMT, 4/26

Fri, 2:00a
Fri, 2:00a
DEN
Nuggets
LAL
Lakers
The Los Angeles Lakers will look to pull off an upset as slight 1-point underdogs heading into Game 3 of the first round of the NBA Playoffs against the Denver Nuggets at Crypto.com Arena on Thursday, starting at 10:00 PM ET on TNT. The Nuggets are on top 2-0 in the series. The matchup's over/under is set at 216.

Matchup

Game Spread Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Teams Team Rating Open Current Open Current Open Current Line Moves
Denver Nuggets Nuggets
88
-1 (-110)
-1 (-110)
215.5 pts
216 pts
-115
-115
line-movement
Los Angeles Lakers Lakers
93
+1 (-110)
+1 (-110)
-105
-105

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
31-45-1 17-22-1 14-23-0
43-33-1 19-19-1 24-14-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 9-10-0 5-3-0 4-7-0 1-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0
220.5 to 225 6-10-0 4-6-0 2-4-0 7-7-1 3-4-0 4-3-1
225.5 to 229 7-5-1 5-3-1 2-2-0 9-6-0 4-3-0 5-3-0
229.5 to 235 10-8-0 4-3-0 6-5-0 7-9-1 5-4-0 2-5-1
235.5 to 240 3-6-1 3-3-0 0-3-1 8-10-0 5-5-0 3-5-0
240.5 and over 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 4-7-0 2-3-0 2-4-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
36-40-2 21-19-1 15-21-1
37-39-2 20-19-0 17-20-2
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 7-5-0 6-5-0 1-0-0 4-1-0 3-1-0 1-0-0
-7 to -10 10-8-1 9-8-1 1-0-0 5-6-0 2-4-0 3-2-0
-3.5 to -6.5 6-6-0 5-5-0 1-1-0 10-14-0 4-6-0 6-8-0
-0.5 to -3 1-4-0 0-1-0 1-3-0 8-5-1 6-3-0 2-2-1
0 to 3 5-6-0 1-0-0 4-6-0 3-6-1 3-4-0 0-2-1
+3.5 to +6.5 5-5-1 0-0-0 5-5-1 4-6-0 2-1-0 2-5-0
+7 to +10 1-4-0 0-0-0 1-4-0 2-0-0 0-0-0 2-0-0
+10.5 or more 1-2-0 0-0-0 1-2-0 1-1-0 0-0-0 1-1-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 22-15 59.5% 41.9 110.9
Favorite 51-18 73.9% 46.4 114.8
After Win 35-19 64.8% 45.4 114.4
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 27-12 69.2% 51.3 119.1
Underdog 14-21 40% 50 114.7
After Losses 21-15 58.3% 52.8 114.6

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.5 27.5 28.7 27.7 26.6
111.7 27.5 28 28.4 27.8
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
109.7 28.1 28.4 27.3 25.9
114.3 28.6 29.5 28 28.2
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.1 29.1 29.3 26.6 25.1
121.7 31.2 31.2 31.3 28
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
115.2 29.7 29.9 29.4 26.2
109.4 27.2 28 27.9 26.3

Denver Nuggets Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
4/23/24 DEN 101 vs LAL 99 -7.5 44.3% 17 9 23.5% 9 48.7% 13 4 43.3% 14
4/21/24 DEN 114 vs LAL 103 -7 223.5 46.1% 6 15 35.7% 4 49.4% 19 6 27.6% 12
4/14/24 DEN 126 @ MEM 111 null 51.7% 26 16 33.3% 17 45% 18 16 24.2% 13
4/13/24 DEN 120 @ SA 121 null 50.5% 10 6 36.1% 7 52.9% 23 11 45.5% 18
4/11/24 DEN 116 vs MIN 107 null 55.4% 23 11 44% 13 50% 21 9 43.3% 9

Los Angeles Lakers Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
4/23/24 LAL 99 @ DEN 101 -7.5 48.7% 13 4 43.3% 14 44.3% 17 9 23.5% 9
4/21/24 LAL 103 @ DEN 114 -7 223.5 49.4% 19 6 27.6% 12 46.1% 6 15 35.7% 4
4/16/24 LAL 110 @ NO 106 null 41.7% 29 6 40% 8 46.2% 15 10 30% 12
4/14/24 LAL 124 @ NO 108 null 55.2% 18 7 37.9% 14 47.7% 14 10 40.5% 19
4/13/24 LAL 123 @ MEM 120 null 51.9% 34 10 35.1% 19 45.3% 21 16 43.6% 13

Nuggets vs. Lakers Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Thursday, April 25, 2024
  • Time: 10:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: TNT
  • Favorite: Nuggets (-1)
  • Total: 216

Nuggets vs. Lakers Matchup Statistics

  • The Nuggets average 114.9 points per game, just 2.5 fewer points than the 117.4 the Lakers give up.
  • The Nuggets are outscoring opponents by 5.3 points per game with a +431 scoring differential overall. They put up 114.9 points per game (14th in the NBA) and allow 109.6 per outing (sixth in the league).
  • The Lakers score 118 points per game (sixth in NBA) and concede 117.4 (23rd in league) for a +49 scoring differential overall.
  • At home, Denver is averaging 7.3 more points per game (118.5) than it is in road games (111.2).
  • In 2023-24 Los Angeles is averaging two more points per game at home (119) than on the road (117).
  • The Nuggets have been scoring 117 points per game in their last 10 appearances, an average that's slightly higher than the 114.9 they've scored over the course of the 2023-24 campaign.
  • Over their previous 10 games, the Lakers are scoring 117.1 points per contest, compared to their season average of 118.

Nuggets vs. Lakers Previous Meetings

Nuggets vs Lakers (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
4/22/2024 Nuggets -7 223 -290 +235 101-99 DEN
4/20/2024 Nuggets -6.5 227 -258 +210 114-103 DEN
3/2/2024 Nuggets -1 230.5 -112 -108 124-114 DEN
2/8/2024 Nuggets -3 233 -148 +124 114-106 DEN
10/24/2023 Nuggets -4.5 228.5 -192 +160 119-107 DEN
5/22/2023 Lakers -3.5 225.5 -155 +135 113-111 DEN
5/20/2023 Lakers -5.5 223 -230 +195 119-108 DEN
5/18/2023 Nuggets -5.5 225.5 -210 +180 108-103 DEN
5/16/2023 Nuggets -6.5 222.5 -255 +215 132-126 DEN
1/9/2023 Nuggets -13 237 -740 +540 122-109 DEN
12/16/2022 Nuggets -1.5 236 -130 +110 126-108 LAL
10/30/2022 Nuggets -2.5 228.5 -145 +125 121-110 LAL
10/26/2022 Nuggets -5 230.5 -195 +165 110-99 DEN

Nuggets Leaders

  • Nikola Jokic is averaging 26.4 points, 12.4 boards and 9 assists. Defensively, he averages 1.4 steals (seventh in league) and 0.9 blocked shots.
  • Michael Porter Jr. is averaging 16.7 points, 7 boards and 1.5 assists. At the other end, he averages 0.5 steals and 0.7 blocked shots.
  • Jamal Murray's numbers on the season are 21.2 points, 4.1 boards and 6.5 assists per contest, shooting 48.1% from the field and 42.5% from beyond the arc (10th in NBA), with an average of 2.5 made 3-pointers.
  • Aaron Gordon is averaging 13.9 points, 6.5 rebounds and 3.5 assists. At the other end, he averages 0.8 steals and 0.6 blocked shots.
  • Reggie Jackson is averaging 10.2 points, 1.9 boards and 3.8 assists. Defensively, he averages 0.5 steals and 0.2 blocked shots.

Lakers Leaders

  • Anthony Davis averages 24.7 points, 12.6 rebounds and 3.5 assists. He is also draining 55.6% of his shots from the field.
  • The Lakers get 25.7 points per game from LeBron James, plus 7.3 boards and 8.3 assists.
  • D'Angelo Russell averages 18 points, 3.1 boards and 6.3 assists. He is sinking 45.6% of his shots from the field and 41.5% from beyond the arc, with 3 triples per game (ninth in league).
  • Austin Reaves' numbers on the season are 15.9 points, 4.3 rebounds and 5.5 assists per contest. He is making 48.6% of his shots from the field and 36.7% from beyond the arc, with an average of 1.9 treys.
  • The Lakers are receiving 10.5 points, 2.7 rebounds and 4.7 assists per game from Spencer Dinwiddie.

Nuggets vs. Lakers Injury Report

  • Nuggets Injuries: Vlatko Cancar: Out (Knee)
  • Lakers Injuries: Jalen Hood-Schifino: Out (Back), Christian Wood: Questionable (Knee), Jarred Vanderbilt: Questionable (Foot), Cameron Reddish: Questionable (Ankle)