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    The Houston Rockets (8-8) are underdogs (by 5 points) to end a seven-game road losing streak when they visit the Los Angeles Lakers (11-9) on Saturday, December 2, 2023 at 10:30 PM ET. The matchup has an over/under set at 221.5 points.

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    How Do I Watch Lakers vs. Rockets?

    • Game Day: Saturday, December 2, 2023
    • Game Time: 10:30 PM ET
    • TV Channel: SportsNet LA and Space City Home Network
    • Location: Los Angeles, California
    • Arena: Arena

    Betting Lines For Los Angeles vs. Houston

    Lakers vs Rockets Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Total
    Lakers -5 221.5

    Lakers Betting Stats & Information

    • The Lakers have gone 9-3 in games they were listed as the moneyline favorite (winning 75% of those games).
    • Los Angeles has won all seven games it played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -230 or shorter.
    • The Lakers’ ATS record is 8-12-0 this season.
    • In games they have played as at least 5-point favorites this season, the Lakers are 4-3 against the spread.
    • The average total Los Angeles has had set in matchups this season is 5.6 more points than this outing’s point total.
    • The Lakers have hit the over in nine of their 16 games with a set total (56.2%).

    Houston Betting Stats & Info

    • This season, the Rockets have been the underdog 13 times and won five, or 38.5%, of those games.
    • Houston has not won as an underdog of +185 or more on the moneyline this season in five games with those odds or longer.
    • The Rockets have covered the spread 10 times this year (10-4-2).
    • The Rockets are 3-1-1 ATS when playing as at least 5-point underdogs.
    • The average total for Houston’s games this season is 3.4 fewer points than the point total of 221.5 in this outing.
    • Rockets games have finished with a final combined score above the over/under six times this year.

    Lakers vs. Rockets Season Stat Comparison

    Lakers Rank Lakers AVG Rockets AVG Rockets Rank
    18th 112.8 Points Scored 110.9 24th
    18th 114.3 Points Allowed 107.3 4th
    18th 43.9 Rebounds 43.3 21st
    29th 8.2 Off. Rebounds 9.3 26th
    30th 10.0 3pt Made 12.4 16th
    10th 26.4 Assists 26.4 10th
    24th 14.6 Turnovers 12.0 3rd

    Lakers vs. Rockets Injury Updates


    Name Game Status Injury
    Rui Hachimura Out Nose
    Gabe Vincent Out Knee
    Jarred Vanderbilt Out Heel
    Cameron Reddish Questionable Groin
    Jaxson Hayes Questionable Elbow


    Name Game Status Injury
    Amen Thompson Out Ankle
    Victor Oladipo Out Knee
    Jae’Sean Tate Questionable Knee
    Fred VanVleet Questionable Thumb

    This Matchup’s Impact Players

    Los Angeles Lakers Leaders

    • The scoring leader for the Lakers this season is LeBron James (among active players), who averages 24.8 points, 7.8 rebounds, and 6.3 assists per game.
    • D’Angelo Russell contributes with 17.6 points, 6.6 assists and 3.5 rebounds per game, and Anthony Davis adds 22.6 points, 3.3 assists and 12.4 rebounds per contest.
    • Russell makes more threes per game than any other (active) member of the Lakers, knocking down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 2.3 per contest.

    Houston Rockets Leaders

    • Alperen Sengun averages 21.0 points per game, while also grabbing 8.9 rebounds and dishing out 5.6 assists per game.
    • Fred VanVleet is on the books for 16.1 points, 4.1 rebounds and 9.2 assists per game.
    • VanVleet averages 3.0 three-pointers per game.

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