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CLEVELAND (9-29) AT LA LAKERS (15-21) 
 Offensive StatisticsDefensive Statistics
TeamsLinePF/PASUATSO/UFG%FT%3PT%FG%FT%3PT%
813: CLEVELAND
814: LA LAKERS
211.0
-8.0
94.5 / 99.8
103.1 / 102.1
9-29
15-21
17-21
14-22
20-18
20-15
41.9%
45.3%
74.2%
69.3%
35.6%
35.1%
47.1%
45.3%
75.2%
72.3%
36.4%
36.5%
Power Rating Line
The power rating system is based on recent game results. The section should be used to compare the relative strength of the two teams involved. A power line is calculated using both teams ratings and home field advantage. Where the power line differs significantly from the current line, the team with the edge is indicated.
 Power Rating
 EstimateEdge
CLEVELAND  
LA LAKERS-7 
Team Trends and Angles
All team trends listed below apply to the current game.
CLEVELAND - Recent ATS Trends
 Against the spreadOver/UnderStraight Up
 CurrentLast 3   Since 1996CurrentLast 3   Since 1996CurrentLast 3   Since 1996
DescriptionW-LW-LW-LO-UO-UO-UW-LW-LW-L
in all games17-2183-98668-67220-1893-92660-6759-2949-137653-711
when the total is greater than or equal to 2100-18-715-191-08-718-160-16-917-17
as an underdog16-1776-80343-37718-1581-79358-3548-2540-121200-530
as a road underdog of 6.5 to 9 points4-413-1361-795-317-968-712-67-2024-119
in road games13-950-43332-34013-953-42335-3325-1722-74246-438
in a road game where the total is greater than or equal to 2100-04-26-90-03-38-70-03-37-8
in January games3-318-20110-1123-323-16119-1072-49-30104-126
on Sunday games0-27-1668-840-28-1653-1020-24-2077-80
against Pacific division opponents3-311-1196-853-39-1392-872-48-1490-93
after a non-conference game3-922-36207-2277-533-27209-2272-1011-49197-248
in non-conference games5-824-35223-2135-828-32224-2092-1114-47213-234
when playing against a team with a losing record5-841-42297-2946-741-43311-2773-1029-56357-251
versus poor defensive teams - allowing 99+ points/game5-628-28199-1727-427-28182-1882-920-36239-140
versus good offensive teams - scoring 99+ points/game6-426-31182-1554-627-31167-1722-813-46167-181

LA LAKERS - Recent ATS Trends
 Against the spreadOver/UnderStraight Up
 CurrentLast 3   Since 1996CurrentLast 3   Since 1996CurrentLast 3   Since 1996
DescriptionW-LW-LW-LO-UO-UO-UW-LW-LW-L
in all games14-2286-118711-76920-15103-101748-72015-21122-84970-538
when the total is greater than or equal to 2104-59-1083-875-38-1086-852-710-9117-56
as a favorite12-1269-87522-57713-1177-81577-51515-9109-49827-292
as a home favorite of 6.5 to 9 points5-517-17119-1145-517-17116-1186-426-8189-47
in home games8-1142-61351-39210-852-51384-35310-972-32570-187
in a home game where the total is greater than or equal to 2101-24-639-551-13-647-461-27-373-22
in January games1-514-24104-1164-118-19118-1020-620-18137-89
on Sunday games4-320-24153-1756-123-21153-1724-324-20220-116
against Central division opponents1-27-1194-1040-36-1284-1141-28-10132-72
in non-conference games3-823-36237-2414-720-38230-2526-536-23320-173
revenging a loss vs opponent10-1235-45252-25312-940-40261-2439-1343-38323-200
after allowing 105 points or more6-1021-28183-1945-1023-26182-1987-931-19242-146
after a loss by 10 points or more3-315-14111-1182-414-15117-1152-417-12150-89
after 3 or more consecutive losses2-46-932-382-38-643-262-47-838-34
when playing against a team with a losing record5-824-46255-2966-732-38297-2467-648-22421-148
versus poor defensive teams - allowing 99+ points/game4-729-43214-2326-530-42222-2195-647-25324-131
Team Statistics
Peformance statistics for each team in various situations are listed below. Categories where a team has performed poorly are denoted in red. Categories where a team has performed well are denoted in green.
CLEVELAND - Current Season Performance
 Straight UpAgainst SpreadTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsW-LO-UScoreHalfFG PctReb.ScoreHalfFG PctReb.
All Games9-29-12.517-2120-1894.548.741.9%51.699.849.247.1%50.7
Road Games5-17-4.413-913-994.650.042.2%49.8100.450.947.9%50.4
Last 5 Games2-3-0.43-23-298.453.444.1%46.0103.048.046.7%55.4
CLEVELAND Team Statistics
 Shooting    3pt ShootingFree Throws Rebounding 
 PPGHalfFGM-APctFGM-APCTFTM-APctTotOffAstPFStlTOBk
Team Stats (All Games)94.548.735-8441.9%8-2235.6%16-2274.2%521319228143
vs opponents surrendering96.848.637-8244.4%7-2035.5%17-2275.7%511221208145
Team Stats (Road Games)94.650.035-8442.2%8-2235.0%16-2274.5%501318239143
Stats Against (All Games)99.849.237-7847.1%7-2036.4%19-2575.2%511123208157
vs opponents averaging96.548.637-8244.4%7-2035.3%17-2274.9%511222208145
Stats Against (Road Games)100.450.937-7747.9%7-1937.0%19-2576.3%501023208167

LA LAKERS - Current Season Performance
 Straight UpAgainst SpreadTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsW-LO-UScoreHalfFG PctReb.ScoreHalfFG PctReb.
All Games15-21-20.314-2220-15103.152.845.3%55.6102.152.845.3%51.7
Home Games10-9-11.18-1110-8101.653.645.2%57.497.851.343.9%52.8
Last 5 Games0-5-5.21-43-1105.053.245.0%51.2113.659.649.4%54.0
LA LAKERS Team Statistics
 Shooting    3pt ShootingFree Throws Rebounding 
 PPGHalfFGM-APctFGM-APCTFTM-APctTotOffAstPFStlTOBk
Team Stats (All Games)103.152.837-8245.3%9-2535.1%20-2969.3%561322198156
vs opponents surrendering98.349.337-8344.7%7-2135.6%17-2275.7%511122208145
Team Stats (Home Games)101.653.637-8345.2%8-2433.5%19-2965.9%571423187146
Stats Against (All Games)102.152.839-8745.3%8-2236.5%16-2272.3%521224238135
vs opponents averaging98.949.337-8345.0%7-2135.9%17-2375.6%511222208145
Stats Against (Home Games)97.851.338-8743.9%7-2132.8%14-2069.8%531224248125
Average power rating of opponents played: CLEVELAND 96,  LA LAKERS 96.1
Current Season Results And Upcoming Games
Here are the most recent results and upcoming schedules for the two teams involved. Lines, total, game scores, results versus the spread, straight up and against the total are all displayed.
CLEVELAND - Season Results
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateOpponentScoreSULineATSTot.O/UShotsPctREBTOShotsPctREBTO
12/5/2012CHICAGO85-95L3L183U31-8536.5%511034-7247.2%5215
12/7/2012@ MINNESOTA73-91L8.5L191U30-8734.5%491830-7042.9%5921
12/8/2012DETROIT97-104L1L187O39-9142.9%581435-7546.7%469
12/11/2012LA LAKERS100-94W6.5W206.5U37-8444.0%541231-7541.3%6318
12/12/2012@ INDIANA81-96L7.5L189U27-8133.3%521234-8341.0%6313
12/14/2012MILWAUKEE86-90L3L196U32-8139.5%532433-8339.8%5517
12/15/2012@ NEW YORK102-103L10W193.5O40-8248.8%521237-8543.5%499
12/18/2012TORONTO99-113L-5L189O36-7051.4%421539-7552.0%4214
12/19/2012@ BOSTON91-103L9L191O36-8840.9%48937-6259.7%4314
12/21/2012INDIANA89-99L4.5L187O32-8040.0%471639-8048.7%5717
12/22/2012@ MILWAUKEE94-82W8W197U38-8843.2%581231-7939.2%5014
12/26/2012@ WASHINGTON87-84W1W188.5U31-8237.8%471035-7646.1%5720
12/28/2012ATLANTA94-102L5.5L189.5O36-8641.9%431138-7848.7%5014
12/29/2012@ BROOKLYN100-103L8.5W190O38-8246.3%471835-7546.7%5112
1/2/2013SACRAMENTO94-97L-3.5L200U34-8739.1%601338-8843.2%5110
1/4/2013@ CHARLOTTE106-104W1.5W196.5O39-7850.0%471337-8245.1%5114
1/5/2013HOUSTON104-112L6L213O36-9139.6%541337-7946.8%5617
1/7/2013@ CHICAGO92-118L8L186O33-7842.3%361644-8253.7%5520
1/9/2013ATLANTA99-83W4W193U37-8145.7%491037-8444.0%5213
1/11/2013@ DENVER91-98L12.5W206.5U37-8543.5%441536-8243.9%6322
1/13/2013@ LA LAKERS              
1/14/2013@ SACRAMENTO              
1/16/2013@ PORTLAND              
1/19/2013@ UTAH              
1/22/2013BOSTON              
1/25/2013MILWAUKEE              
1/26/2013@ TORONTO              
1/29/2013GOLDEN STATE              

LA LAKERS - Season Results
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateOpponentScoreSULineATSTot.O/UShotsPctREBTOShotsPctREBTO
12/4/2012@ HOUSTON105-107L0L215.5U38-8246.3%641838-10137.6%6210
12/5/2012@ NEW ORLEANS103-87W-4.5W195U37-8046.2%49935-8541.2%5812
12/7/2012@ OKLAHOMA CITY108-114L7.5W211.5O36-8442.9%541741-8448.8%4814
12/9/2012UTAH110-117L-7.5L207.5O40-8547.1%451445-8354.2%479
12/11/2012@ CLEVELAND94-100L-6.5L206.5U31-7541.3%631837-8444.0%5412
12/13/2012@ NEW YORK107-116L5.5L205.5O35-8441.7%551342-7953.2%456
12/14/2012@ WASHINGTON102-96W-6.5L199.5U37-8245.1%511336-8343.4%5319
12/16/2012@ PHILADELPHIA111-98W-3.5W196.5O39-8048.7%471441-8349.4%4617
12/18/2012CHARLOTTE101-100W-12.5L206.5U35-8839.8%571138-9540.0%6710
12/22/2012@ GOLDEN STATE118-115W-2W215O49-10745.8%642046-10344.7%5619
12/25/2012NEW YORK100-94W-4W210.5U37-7748.1%531138-8942.7%5510
12/26/2012@ DENVER114-126L3.5L212.5O41-8349.4%521445-9447.9%5610
12/28/2012PORTLAND104-87W-9W206U40-8646.5%621136-8741.4%509
1/1/2013PHILADELPHIA99-103L-9L200O37-9439.4%60741-8647.7%6010
1/4/2013@ LA CLIPPERS102-107L4.5L206.5O35-7646.1%471241-8250.0%5115
1/6/2013DENVER105-112L-5.5L214O38-8246.3%601844-10143.6%578
1/8/2013@ HOUSTON112-125L8.5L223.5O43-9147.3%431648-8755.2%5018
1/9/2013@ SAN ANTONIO105-108L13.5W214U44-9546.3%51941-8448.8%5118
1/11/2013OKLAHOMA CITY101-116L6.5L217P39-9839.8%551244-8750.6%6117
1/13/2013CLEVELAND              
1/15/2013MILWAUKEE              
1/17/2013MIAMI              
1/20/2013@ TORONTO              
1/21/2013@ CHICAGO              
1/23/2013@ MEMPHIS              
1/25/2013UTAH              
1/27/2013OKLAHOMA CITY              
1/29/2013NEW ORLEANS              
Head-to-Head Series History
Listed below is a summary of the games results in recent Head-to-Head matchups.
All games in this series since 1996
CLEVELAND is 19-11 against the spread versus LA LAKERS since 1996
LA LAKERS is 17-14 straight up against CLEVELAND since 1996
18 of 29 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL since 1996
Games over the last 3 seasons
CLEVELAND is 3-1 against the spread versus LA LAKERS over the last 3 seasons
LA LAKERS is 2-2 straight up against CLEVELAND over the last 3 seasons
2 of 4 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

All games played at LA LAKERS since 1996
CLEVELAND is 10-5 against the spread versus LA LAKERS since 1996
LA LAKERS is 10-5 straight up against CLEVELAND since 1996
9 of 15 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL since 1996
Games played at LA LAKERS over the last 3 seasons.
LA LAKERS is 1-1 against the spread versus CLEVELAND over the last 3 seasons
LA LAKERS is 2-0 straight up against CLEVELAND over the last 3 seasons
1 of 2 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

 Shooting   3pt shotsFree ThrowsRebounds 
DateTeamsScoreLineResultHalfFGM-APctFGM-APctFTM-APctTot.OFFTO
12/11/2012LA LAKERS94-6.5 Under3931-7541.3%7-2725.9%25-4062.5%631518
 CLEVELAND100206.5SU ATS5437-8444.0%11-2740.7%15-2657.7%54812
01/13/2012CLEVELAND92188 ATS4132-8537.6%8-2433.3%20-2580.0%581318
 LA LAKERS97-11SU Over5937-7648.7%5-1435.7%18-2378.3%44717
Team Line Action - Where the money is going!
Oddsmakers move a line in part because of one-sided public betting action on a side or total. They also move the line in reaction to wise guys selections. Either way, this section attempts to uncover whether the wise guys and public have a read on a given team. It summarizes both line and total movements. As a general rule, follow the line or total movement when percentages exceed 57% and go against it when they are below 43%.
As indicated by the movement of the line, the betting public is favoring Nobody in this game
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CLEVELAND games 50.4% of the time since 1996. (540-531)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CLEVELAND games 50% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (72-72)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in LA LAKERS games 48.8% of the time since 1996. (562-590)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in LA LAKERS games 47.7% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (72-79)
No Edge.
 
As indicated by the movement of the total, the betting public is favoring nothing on the total in this game
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CLEVELAND games 48.5% of the time since 1996. (567-601)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CLEVELAND games 50.3% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (84-83)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in LA LAKERS games 51% of the time since 1996. (663-637)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in LA LAKERS games 52.2% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (97-89)
No Edge.
Key Player Injuries
CLEVELAND
[C] 01/10/2013 - Anderson Varejao expected to miss 6-8 weeks ( Knee )
[G] 01/12/2013 - Kyrie Irving probable Sunday vs. LA Lakers ( Illness )
LA LAKERS
[G] 12/27/2012 - Steve Blake out indefinitely ( Abdominal )
[F] 01/07/2013 - Pau Gasol out indefinitely ( Concussion )
[C] 01/07/2013 - Dwight Howard out indefinitely ( Shoulder )
[C] 01/11/2013 - Jordan Hill out for season ( Hip )
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