Bucks vs. Lakers Prediction and Odds - Feb 9, 2023

Bucks vs. Lakers Prediction and Odds - Feb 9, 2023

NBA action continues on Thursday at 10:00PM ET as the Milwaukee Bucks lock horns with the Los Angeles Lakers at Crypto.com Arena.

Dimers' free betting picks for Bucks vs. Lakers, plus game predictions, best odds and player props, are detailed in this article.


Who will win Bucks vs. Lakers?

Based on high-tech computer power and data, Dimers.com has simulated Thursday's Bucks-Lakers NBA matchup 10,000 times.

Dimers' popular predictive analytics model, DimersBOT, currently gives the Bucks a 73% chance of beating the Lakers.

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Bucks vs. Lakers Game Odds

  • Spread: Lakers +8 (-110), Bucks -8 (-110)
  • Moneyline: Lakers +300, Bucks -350
  • Total: Over/Under 235 (-110/-110)

Point Spread, Moneyline and Over/Under

The Lakers are +8 underdogs versus the Bucks, with -110 at PointsBet the best odds currently available.

For the favored Bucks (-8) to cover the spread, PointsBet also has the best odds currently on offer at -110.

PointsBet currently has the best moneyline odds for the Lakers at +300. That means you can bet $100 to profit $300, earning a total payout of $400, if they win.

On the other hand, DraftKings Sportsbook currently has the best moneyline odds for the Bucks at -350, where you can risk $350 to win $100, for a total payout of $450, if they come out on top.

The Over/Under sits at 235 with PointsBet, which currently has the best odds for the Over at -110, as well as the best odds for the Under at -110.

As always, check out all the legal sportbooks that are available in your state for the best NBA odds and lines.

According to DimersBOT, the Lakers (+8) are a 53% chance of covering the spread, while the Over/Under total of 235 points is a 51% chance of going Under.

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Best Bets for Bucks vs. Lakers

  • Spread: Lakers +8 @ -110 via PointsBet (53% probability)
  • Moneyline: Lakers @ +300 via PointsBet (1.7% edge)
  • Total: Under 235 @ -110 via PointsBet (51% probability)


Our best bets are based on detailed modeling and gambling expertise to bring you the best possible plays 24/7/365.

While the Bucks are more likely to win the game, according to DimersBOT, betting on the Lakers moneyline is the best option due to the 1.7% edge identified when comparing our data-led probabilities to the sportsbooks' odds currently available.

Taking advantage of the edges seen on Dimers is crucial to being a profitable bettor in the long run.

Bucks vs. Lakers Prediction

Dimers.com's predicted final score for Milwaukee vs. LA Lakers at Crypto.com Arena on Thursday has the Bucks winning 120-113.

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Dimers has full betting coverage of Thursday's Bucks-Lakers matchup, including pregame predictions, best betting picks, and live scores.

Bucks vs. Lakers Player Props

Betting on Bucks vs. Lakers prop bets and player prop picks? DimersBOT has crunched the numbers to project how each team's leading players will perform at Crypto.com Arena.

Giannis Antetokounmpo is expected to step up for the Bucks with 40 points, 13 rebounds and 5 assists, while Anthony Davis is projected to have 31 points, 12 rebounds and 3 assists for the Lakers.

Bucks Projected Box Score

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo: 40 PTS, 13 REB, 5 AST
  • Jrue Holiday: 23 PTS, 5 REB, 7 AST
  • Khris Middleton: 15 PTS, 4 REB, 4 AST
  • Brook Lopez: 15 PTS, 7 REB, 2 AST
  • Grayson Allen: 10 PTS, 4 REB, 3 AST

Lakers Projected Box Score

  • Anthony Davis: 31 PTS, 12 REB, 3 AST
  • Rui Hachimura: 20 PTS, 6 REB, 2 AST
  • Lonnie Walker: 16 PTS, 2 REB, 1 AST
  • Dennis Schroder: 14 PTS, 4 REB, 5 AST
  • Wenyen Gabriel: 10 PTS, 5 REB, 1 AST

Don't forget, DimersBOT updates often, so check this article for any changes to our betting analysis before Bucks vs. Lakers on Thursday February 9, 2023.


Bucks vs. Lakers 2023 Game Info

Thursday's game between the Lakers and Bucks at Crypto.com Arena is scheduled to commence at 10:00PM ET.

  • Who: Milwaukee Bucks vs. Los Angeles Lakers
  • Date: Thursday February 9, 2023
  • Time: 10:00PM ET / 7:00PM PT
  • Venue: Crypto.com Arena

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