Los Angeles Lakers vs Miami Heat Game 2 Odds & Betting Trends

Written by on October 1, 2020

On Friday (October 2, 2020), the Los Angeles Lakers (52-19, 13-3) are currently strong 7-point favorites over the Miami Heat (44-29, 12-4). The matchup has a point total of 216. Tip-off for Game 2 of the NBA finals is scheduled for 9:00 PM ET at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Reunion, Florida. The battle between these two squads is the NBA’s only action on the day.

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Betting Information

Lakers vs Heat Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Lakers -7 -120 100 216 -110 -110

Computer Picks

Computer picks for Lakers vs Heat
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Heat (+7) Over (216) Lakers 112 Heat 109

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Head to Head

Los Angeles has come out on top in each of its three head-to-head matchups against Miami this year. The Lakers also hold a 2-1 advantage against the spread when matched up with the Heat.

Lakers vs Heat in 2019-20
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
9/30/2020 Lakers -4.5 217.5 -196 162 116-98 LAL
12/13/2019 Lakers -5.5 212.5 -233 192 113-110 LAL
11/8/2019 Lakers -8 218 -340 272 95-80 LAL

Lakers Betting Information

  • Los Angeles has been solid against the spread, going 46-39-2 this season.
  • When favored by at least 7 points, the Lakers have fared well against the spread, compiling a 19-18-1 record.
  • Los Angeles and its opponents have hit the over/under in just 42 of 87 games this season (48.3%).
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Heat Betting Information

  • Miami has a 47-38-3 record against the spread, covering in 53.4% of their games.
  • The Heat have gone 3-3-1 against the spread when they are a 7-point underdog.
  • Miami has combined with its opponents to hit the over in 56.2% of matchups this season (50 out of 89 opportunities).
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Over/Under Analysis

Lakers vs Heat Total Facts
Games Over 216 % of Games Over 216 Average PPG Combined Average PPG Average Opponent PPG Combined Average Opponent PPG Average Total
Lakers 53 60.9% 113.6 225.5 107.3 216.2 220.9
Heat 53 59.6% 111.9 225.5 108.9 216.2 220.8

Lakers Leaders

  • Anthony Davis leads the Lakers in scoring (26.1 points per game) and rebounding (9.3 rebounds per game).
  • The team is led in assists by LeBron James’ 10.2 per game.
  • James knocks down 2.2 threes per game to lead the Lakers.
  • Davis leads Los Angeles in both blocks and steals, averaging 2.3 blocks and 1.5 steals per game.

Heat Leaders

  • The Heat go-to guy, Jimmy Butler, leads the team in both scoring (19.9 points per game) and assists (6.0 assists per game).
  • Bam Adebayo collects all of the boards and is the Miami leader in rebounds, getting 10.2 per game.
  • Duncan Robinson makes more threes per game than any other member of the Heat, cashing in 3.7 treys per game.
  • Nobody on Miami grabs more steals than Butler (1.8 per game) or blocks more shots than Adebayo (1.3 per game).

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