The Los Angeles Lakers will take on the Houston Rockets at 10:30 p.m. ET Tuesday at Staples Center. The Lakers are 4-3 overall and 3-2 at home, while Houston is 1-5 overall and 0-3 on the road. The Lakers lead the all-time series 142-85.
Los Angeles is favored by 10 points in the latest Lakers vs. Rockets odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 218. Before you make any Rockets vs. Lakers picks and predictions, you'll want to see what the SportsLine Projection Model is saying.
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