Basketball Showdown: Wizards vs. Lakers at Home – NBA Betting Odds and Analysis

Washington takes on Los Angeles in non-conference showdown.

The Washington Wizards (15-61, 14th in the Eastern Conference) are set to face the Los Angeles Lakers (43-33, ninth in the Western Conference) at home on Wednesday at 7 p.m. EDT. The FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NBA LINE has the Lakers as a 13-point favorite with an over/under of 234.5 points.

The Lakers have been one of the top teams in the Western Conference, leading it in scoring with 16.7 fast break points per game and LeBron James being their main contributor. On the other hand, the Wizards have struggled at home with a record of 7-31 and a record of 4-43 against teams over .500.

The Wizards score an average of 113.3 points per game while the Lakers give up an average of 117.4 points. However, this may be an advantage for the Lakers as they allow just 0.5 fewer made three-pointers than what the Wizards score per game on average (11.8). This will be their second matchup this season, with their previous meeting resulting in a win for the Lakers with a final score of 134-131 in overtime.

Corey Kispert and Jordan Poole are top performers for Washington while Anthony Davis and D’Angelo Russell lead Los Angeles’ offense. The Wizards have gone 4-6 in their last ten games while Los Angeles has gone on a winning streak with a record of 7-3

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