NBA Preseason/Sunday's Picks
10 October 2021
The LA Lakers are in search of their first preseason victory as they host the Phoenix Suns tonight. Game time is 10:00 pm ET at Staples Center.
The Lakers (0-3) fell to the Suns, 117-105, in their second preseason contest in Phoenix. LA was led by Malik Monk’s 18 points as neither LeBron James or Russell Westbrook played. James and Westbrook did suit up in LA’s most recent contest and the Lakers were more competitive in a 121-114 loss at Golden State on Friday.
The Suns (1-1) have split their two preseason contests so far. In addition to beating LA, Phoenix fell to Sacramento in its opener, 117-106.
Dunkel has the underdog Lakers breaking through with a victory tonight with the final score going under the Vegas total of 221 ½.
Dunkel’s Pick: LA Lakers (+3); Under
Below are all of Dunkel’s picks for today’s NBA preseason schedule:
San Antonio at Orlando
Time: 6:00 pm ET
Dunkel Ratings: San Antonio 118.131; Orlando 112.458
Dunkel Line & Total: San Antonio by 5 ½; 215
Vegas Line & Total: San Antonio by 1 ½; 209 ½
Dunkel Pick: San Antonio (-1 ½); Over
Chicago at Cleveland
Time: 7:00 pm ET
Dunkel Ratings: Chicago 119.233; Cleveland 116.428
Dunkel Line & Total: Chicago by 3; 225
Vegas Line & Total: Chicago by 6 ½; 220 ½
Dunkel Pick: Cleveland (+6 ½); Over
Oklahoma City at Milwaukee
Time: 7:30 pm ET
Dunkel Ratings: Oklahoma City 114.851; Milwaukee 122.461
Dunkel Line & Total: Milwaukee by 7 ½; 216
Vegas Line & Total: Milwaukee by 4 ½; 219 ½
Dunkel Pick: Milwaukee (-4 ½); Under
Phoenix at LA Lakers
Time: 10:00 pm ET
Dunkel Ratings: Phoenix 115.131; LA Lakers 116.548
Dunkel Line & Total: LA Lakers by 1 ½; 219
Vegas Line & Total: Phoenix by 3; 221 ½
Dunkel Pick: LA Lakers (+3); Under