Memphis Grizzlies travel to the Lakers
Memphis Grizzlies (2-0, third in the Western Conference) vs. Los Angeles Lakers (0-2, 13th in the Western Conference)
Los Angeles; Sunday, 9:30 p.m. EDT
LINE: Lakers -6; over/under is 221.5
BOTTOM LINE: The Los Angeles Lakers take on the Memphis Grizzlies.
Los Angeles finished 25-17 in Western Conference action and 21-15 at home during the 2020-21 season. The Lakers averaged 17.5 points off of turnovers, 13.3 second chance points and 40.4 bench points last season.
Memphis finished 38-34 overall and 19-23 in Western Conference action during the 2020-21 season. The Grizzlies averaged 113.3 points per game last season, 16.4 on free throws and 33.6 from 3-point range.
INJURIES: Lakers: Talen Horton-Tucker: out (thumb), Trevor Ariza: out (ankle), Kendrick Nunn: out (right ankle), Wayne Ellington: day to day (left hamstring).
Grizzlies: Dillon Brooks: out (hand).