Washington Wizards at Los Angeles Lakers Matchup 2/29/2024

In a matchup featuring one of the sputtering squads in the NBA, the Washington Wizards (9-49) battle the Los Angeles Lakers (32-28) at Crypto.com Arena on February 29, 2024. The Wizards have lost 12 in a row and are 0-10 in their past 10 games. They enter this matchup as underdogs by nine points. The matchup has an over/under set at 243 points.

Matchup

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
28-30-1 12-15-1 16-15-0
33-27-1 12-17-1 21-10-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0
220.5 to 225 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 3-5-1 1-3-0 2-2-1
225.5 to 229 1-3-0 1-2-0 0-1-0 8-6-0 3-3-0 5-3-0
229.5 to 235 4-6-0 2-2-0 2-4-0 6-7-1 5-2-0 1-5-1
235.5 to 240 7-10-0 1-6-0 6-4-0 5-8-0 3-4-0 2-4-0
240.5 and over 14-12-1 5-9-0 9-3-1 4-6-0 2-3-0 2-3-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
27-31-1 9-19-0 18-12-1
27-32-2 15-15-0 12-17-2
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 8-6-0 0-0-0 8-6-0 4-1-0 3-1-0 1-0-0
-7 to -10 4-6-1 0-0-0 4-6-1 2-4-0 1-3-0 1-1-0
-3.5 to -6.5 4-1-0 0-1-0 4-0-0 10-13-0 4-6-0 6-7-0
-0.5 to -3 3-2-0 1-2-0 2-0-0 6-3-1 4-1-0 2-2-1
0 to 3 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 2-4-1 2-3-0 0-1-1
+3.5 to +6.5 2-2-0 2-2-0 0-0-0 1-6-0 1-1-0 0-5-0
+7 to +10 1-11-0 1-11-0 0-0-0 2-0-0 0-0-0 2-0-0
+10.5 or more 5-3-0 5-3-0 0-0-0 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 6-24 20% 58.3 114.8
Underdog 8-46 14.8% 47.2 114
After Losses 8-34 19% 47.6 114.5
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 20-9 69% 51.7 117.6
Favorite 21-11 65.6% 45.3 117.8
After Win 13-15 46.4% 35.7 117.1

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.4 27.5 28.5 27.8 26.6
111.7 27.5 28 28.4 27.8
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
111.6 28.1 28.1 28.4 27
113.7 28.8 29.6 28.8 26.5
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
107.6 26.7 26.6 27.3 27
112.2 29.1 28.4 27.6 27.1
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
115.2 29.8 29.9 29.4 26.1
109.4 27.2 28 27.9 26.3

Washington Wizards Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
2/28/24 WAS 112 vs GS 123 +10.5 245.5 49.5% 10 11 34.3% 20 50% 11 9 45.7% 18
2/11/24 WAS 113 vs PHI 119 +5.5 243 48.8% 21 7 38.2% 15 48% 23 13 29.6% 11
2/8/24 WAS 106 vs CLE 114 +11.5 234.5 44.7% 9 12 40% 15 48.9% 22 7 34.3% 14
2/4/24 WAS 112 vs PHO 140 +11 240 49% 17 13 21.9% 18 61.4% 26 9 44% 17
2/1/24 WAS 109 vs LAC 125 +9.5 235.5 46.4% 15 12 31% 13 47% 22 18 40% 8

Los Angeles Lakers Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
2/29/24 LAL 116 @ LAC 112 -3.5 234 54.7% 10 8 38.9% 15 50.6% 16 9 27% 12
2/14/24 LAL 125 vs DET 111 -12 244.5 51.2% 30 7 40% 15 41.7% 17 17 28.6% 10
2/9/24 LAL 106 vs DEN 114 +3 230.5 46.1% 22 10 32% 7 48.5% 7 14 43.8% 12
2/6/24 LAL 124 @ CHA 118 +13 227.5 56.2% 19 7 23.5% 16 49% 14 5 40.6% 9
2/2/24 LAL 114 @ BOS 105 -15.5 237.5 40.4% 26 15 52.8% 7 42.3% 7 14 33.3% 15

Wizards vs. Lakers Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Thursday, February 29, 2024
  • Time: 10:30 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: SN-LA
  • Favorite: Lakers (-9)
  • Total: 243

Wizards vs. Lakers Matchup Statistics

  • The Lakers average 116.9 points per game, 7.3 fewer points than the 124.2 the Wizards give up.
  • The Lakers have a -26 scoring differential, putting up 116.9 points per game (13th in the league) and allowing 117.3 (18th in the NBA).
  • The Wizards' -572 scoring differential (being outscored by 9.9 points per game) is a result of putting up 114.3 points per game (18th in NBA) while allowing 124.2 per contest (30th in league).
  • Los Angeles is posting 117.6 points per game when playing at home. Away from home, it is averaging 116.2 points per contest.
  • Washington is putting up fewer points at home (113.8 per game) than away (114.8).
  • On the offensive side of the ball, the Lakers have picked up their production a little bit over their last 10 games, scoring 120.7 points per contest over that stretch as opposed to the 116.9 they've put up over the course of this year.
  • The Wizards are posting 112.3 points per contest over their last 10 games, which is two fewer points than their average for the season (114.3).

Wizards vs. Lakers Previous Meetings

Lakers vs Wizards (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
12/18/2022 Lakers -3 237 -150 +130 119-117 LAL
12/4/2022 Wizards -1 234.5 -125 +105 130-119 LAL

Lakers Leaders

  • Anthony Davis averages 24.8 points, 12.3 boards and 3.6 assists.
  • LeBron James averages 25.2 points, 7.1 boards and 7.9 assists, shooting 52.6% from the field and 40.8% from downtown, with 2.2 made 3-pointers per contest.
  • Austin Reaves averages 15.7 points, 4 boards and 5.4 assists.
  • D'Angelo Russell's numbers on the season are 17.6 points, 2.8 rebounds and 6.4 assists per contest, shooting 46.7% from the floor and 41.9% from downtown, with an average of 2.7 made 3-pointers.
  • Spencer Dinwiddie is averaging 12.6 points, 6 assists and 3.3 boards.

Wizards Leaders

  • Kyle Kuzma's numbers on the season are 22.1 points, 6.5 boards and 4.1 assists per contest. He is also draining 45.8% of his shots from the field and 33.2% from beyond the arc, with an average of 2.3 triples.
  • Tyus Jones' numbers on the season are 12.3 points, 2.8 rebounds and 7.2 assists per contest. He is making 49.7% of his shots from the field and 42.7% from beyond the arc, with an average of 1.6 treys.
  • The Wizards get 13.6 points per game from Deni Avdija, plus 6.5 boards and 3.7 assists.
  • Jordan Poole averages 16 points, 2.5 rebounds and 3.7 assists. He is draining 39.7% of his shots from the field and 30.7% from beyond the arc, with 2 triples per game.
  • Per game, Corey Kispert gives the Wizards 12.3 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.7 assists, plus 0.4 steals and 0.2 blocks.

Wizards vs. Lakers Injury Report

  • Lakers Injuries: Gabe Vincent: Out (Knee), Jarred Vanderbilt: Out (Foot), Christian Wood: Out (Knee), Anthony Davis: Probable (Achilles), LeBron James: Questionable (Ankle), Cameron Reddish: Probable (Ankle)
  • Wizards Injuries: Isaiah Livers: Out (Hip), Bilal Coulibaly: Out (Pelvis), Deni Avdija: Questionable (Heel)