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    The Miami Heat (17-17) play the Los Angeles Lakers (14-20) as 8-point favorites on Wednesday, December 28, 2022 at 7:30 PM ET on NBA TV, BSSUN, and SportsNet LA. The matchup has an over/under set at 227.5 points.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Heat vs. Lakers

    • Game Day: Wednesday, December 28, 2022
    • Game Time: 7:30 PM ET
    • TV Channel: NBA TV, BSSUN, and SportsNet LA
    • Location: Miami, Florida
    • Arena: FTX Arena
    Heat vs Lakers Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Total
    Heat -8 227.5

    Heat Betting Stats & Information

    • The Heat have won 58.3% of the games this season when they were favored on the moneyline (14-10).
    • Miami has played as a moneyline favorite of -342 or shorter twice this season, and split 1-1.
    • So far this season, the Heat have compiled an 11-21-2 record against the spread.
    • The Heat have a 2-2 record against the spread in games they were favored by 8 points or more this season.
    • The average point total for Miami’s games this year is 10.2 fewer points than the total of 227.5 in this matchup.
    • The Heat have gone over in 16 of their 34 games with a set total (47.1%).

    Los Angeles Betting Stats & Info

    • This season, the Lakers have been the underdog 24 times and won eight, or 33.3%, of those games.
    • Los Angeles has a record of 1-3 when it is set as the underdog by +269 or more by oddsmakers this season.
    • The Lakers have put together a record of 13-20-1 against the spread this season.
    • The Lakers are 1-4 ATS when playing as at least 8-point underdogs.
    • The average point total for Los Angeles this season is 6.4 points higher than this game’s over/under.
    • Lakers games have finished with a final combined score above the over/under 21 times this year.

    Heat vs. Lakers Season Stat Comparison

    Heat Rank Heat AVG Lakers AVG Lakers Rank
    30th 108.1 Points Scored 116.1 6th
    4th 109.2 Points Allowed 117.8 27th
    27th 40.8 Rebounds 44.6 7th
    20th 9.4 Off. Rebounds 9.3 21st
    12th 12.5 3pt Made 10.4 29th
    22nd 23.9 Assists 24.7 14th
    7th 13.1 Turnovers 13.9 14th

    This Matchup’s Impact Players

    Miami Heat Leaders

    • Bam Adebayo averages 20.8 points, 9.8 rebounds and 3.4 assists per game.
    • Kyle Lowry’s averages this season are 14.4 points, 4.8 rebounds and six assists per game.
    • The Heat get 2.7 three-pointers per game out of Max Strus.

    Los Angeles Lakers Leaders

    • This season, LeBron James averages 27.8 points per game and adds eight rebounds and 6.6 assists per game.
    • Anthony Davis averages 27.4 points, 12.1 rebounds and 2.6 assists per game, while Russell Westbrook adds 14.7 points, 6.3 rebounds and 7.7 assists per game.
    • Lonnie Walker IV averages 2.1 three-pointers per game.

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