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    The Memphis Grizzlies are 4-point favorites heading into a decisive Game 5 of the opening round of the NBA Playoffs against the Los Angeles Lakers at FedExForum on Wednesday, starting at 7:30 PM ET on TNT, BSSE, and SportsNet LA. The Lakers lead the series 3-1. The over/under in the matchup is 222.

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    How do I watch Grizzlies vs. Lakers

    • Game Day: Wednesday, April 26, 2023
    • Game Time: 7:30 PM ET
    • TV Channel: TNT, BSSE, and SportsNet LA
    • Location: Memphis, Tennessee
    • Arena: FedExForum

    Betting Lines for Memphis vs. Los Angeles

    Grizzlies vs Lakers Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Total
    Grizzlies -4 222

    Grizzlies Betting Stats & Information

    • The Grizzlies have won 76.2% of the games this season when they were the moneyline favorite (48-15).
    • Memphis has a record of 38-6 when it has played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -174 or shorter (winning 86.4%).
    • So far this season, the Grizzlies have put together a 37-41-4 record against the spread.
    • The Grizzlies have a 23-19-4 record against the spread this season when favored by 4 points or more.
    • The average total for Memphis’ games this year is 7.9 more points than the total of 222 in this game.
    • The teams have hit the over in 37 of the Grizzlies’ 82 games with a set total.

    Los Angeles Betting Stats & Info

    • The Lakers have been underdogs in 51 games this season and won 23 (45.1%) of those contests.
    • Los Angeles has a record of 10-21, a 32.3% win rate, when it is set as the underdog by +147 or more by bookmakers this season.
    • The Lakers have registered a 40-39-3 record against the spread this season.
    • In games they were an underdog in by 4 points or more so far this season, the Lakers have gone 12-18-2 against the spread.
    • The average point total for Los Angeles this year is 11.8 points higher than this game’s over/under.
    • This year, 43 of the Lakers’ games have gone over the point total.

    Grizzlies vs. Lakers Season Stat Comparison

    Grizzlies Rank Grizzlies AVG Lakers AVG Lakers Rank
    8th 116.9 Points Scored 117.2 6th
    11th 113 Points Allowed 116.6 20th
    2nd 46.6 Rebounds 45.7 6th
    4th 12 Off. Rebounds 10 18th
    16th 12 3pt Made 10.8 24th
    9th 26 Assists 25.3 15th
    11th 12.9 Turnovers 13.5 16th

    Grizzlies vs. Lakers Injury Updates

    Grizzlies

    Name Game Status Injury
    Steven Adams Out Knee
    Brandon Clarke Out For Season Achilles
    Jake LaRavia Out Calf

    Lakers

    Name Game Status Injury
    Dennis Schroder Questionable Achilles
    Anthony Davis Questionable Foot
    LeBron James Questionable Foot

    This Matchup’s Impact Players

    Memphis Grizzlies Leaders

    • Ja Morant leads active Grizzlies’ players in points and assists per game, scoring 26.2 points and distributing 8.1 assists.
    • Jaren Jackson Jr. scores 18.6 points per game and adds 6.7 rebounds and one assist for the Grizzlies.
    • Desmond Bane makes more threes per game than any other (active) member of the Grizzlies, knocking down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 2.9 per contest.

    Los Angeles Lakers Leaders

    • This season, LeBron James scores 28.9 points per game and adds 8.3 rebounds and 6.8 assists per game.
    • Anthony Davis averages 25.9 points, 12.5 rebounds and 2.6 assists per game, while D’Angelo Russell adds 17.8 points, three rebounds and 6.2 assists per game.
    • Malik Beasley is dependable from deep with 2.9 made threes per game.

    Recent Performance

    Grizzlies

    Grizzlies Last Five Games
    Date Opponent Result Favored Played As Spread Total Grizzlies Moneyline Opponent Moneyline Game Type Covered Over/Under
    4/9/2023 Thunder 115-100 No Away +1.5 230.5 106 -126 Playoffs No Under
    4/7/2023 Bucks 137-114 Yes Away -8.5 230.5 -374 296 Playoffs Yes Over
    4/5/2023 Pelicans 138-131 No Away +6.5 227.5 207 -252 Playoffs No Over
    4/4/2023 Trail Blazers 119-109 Yes Home -18.5 229 -2285 1167 Playoffs No Under
    4/2/2023 Bulls 128-107 Yes Away -1 228.5 -120 101 Playoffs No Over

    Lakers

    Lakers Last Five Games
    Date Opponent Result Favored Played As Spread Total Lakers Moneyline Opponent Moneyline Game Type Covered Over/Under
    4/9/2023 Jazz 128-117 Yes Home -16.5 234.5 -1641 933 Playoffs No Over
    4/7/2023 Suns 121-107 Yes Home -13.5 224.5 -893 600 Playoffs Yes Over
    4/5/2023 Clippers 125-118 Yes Away -1.5 231 -120 100 Playoffs No Over
    4/4/2023 Jazz 135-133 Yes Away -11 234.5 -563 420 Playoffs No Over
    4/2/2023 Rockets 134-109 Yes Away -12 236 -673 480 Playoffs Yes Over
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