LAL vs BKN Dream11: Fresh from beating cross-city rivals Los Angeles Clippers, the Los Angeles Lakers will look to make five wins on the trot when they play hosts to the Brooklyn Nets in the NBA 2019-20 regular-season match at Staples Center on Wednesday morning (IST). The Lakers are sitting atop the Western Conference with a 49-13 record on the season. Brooklyn Nets, on the other hand, are seventh in the Eastern Conference and arrive in this game on the back of a two-game winning run.
Fantasy Basketball – Head-to-head:
Total Games: 90
Los Angeles Lakers: 65
Brooklyn Nets: 25
Los Angeles Lakers will play host to Brooklyn Nets at Staples Center in the NBA. The match will start at 08:00 AM (IST), March 08, Saturday morning (IST).
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LAL vs BKN Dream11 Team Predictions: Fantasy Picks-
LeBron James: If he was an MVP candidate before those two games against the Milwaukee Bucks and the Los Angeles Clippers, his stock the candidacy has taken a huge jump after he outplayed both Giannis Antetokounpo and Kawhi Leonard in those matchups. He is super hot.
Points Per Game: 25.7
Rebounds Per Game: 7.8
Assists Per Game: 10.6
Steals Per Game: 1.2
Blocks Per Game: 0.5
Anthony Davis: He was untouchable to some extent against the Clippers. Why Lakers are favourite for the ultimate thing this season is because they have players who know how to bring their clutch game to the fore.
Points Per Game: 26.7
Rebounds Per Game: 9.4
Assists Per Game: 3.1
Steals Per Game: 1.5
Blocks Per Game: 2.5
Lakers' dark horse:
Spencer Dinwiddie: He has led the team well in the absence of both Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant. He is more than capable of dropping game-high numbers.
Points Per Game: 20.6
Rebounds Per Game: 3.4
Assists Per Game: 6.7
Steals Per Game: 0.6
Blocks Per Game: 0.3
Caris LeVert: A very good option to have on the team as a player. He is very good, and in good form as well.
Points Per Game: 17.6
Rebounds Per Game: 4.0
Assists Per Game: 4.1
Steals Per Game: 1.1
Blocks Per Game: 0.2
Nets' dark horse:
Los Angeles Lakers vs Brooklyn Nets Team News:
Los Angeles Lakers Team news:
Status Out: None.
Status Questionable: Superstars LeBron James (sore left groin) and Anthony Davis (sore left elbow) are both listed as doubtful for this game. The duo will be assessed before the game.
Note: Lakers' new signing Dion Waiters may make his debut for the team in this game.
Los Angeles Lakers' expected squad to face the Brooklyn Nets: Lebron James, Anthony Davis, JaVale McGee, Avery Bradley, Danny Green, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Kyle Kuzma, Rajon Rondo, Dwight Howard, Markieff Morris, Troy Daniels, Quinn Cook, Jared Dudley
Brooklyn Nets Team news:
Status Out: Garrett Temple will miss this game due to an ankle injury. He also sat out the last two games with the same issue.
In addition, Kevin Durant (Achilles tendon injury) and Kyrie Irving (shoulder injury) remain long-term injury absentees for the Nets and won't feature this season.
Status Questionable: None.
Brooklyn Nets’ expected squad to face the Los Angeles Lakers: Joe Harris, Taurean Prince, Wilson Chandler, DeAndre Jordan, Spencer Dinwiddie, Caris LeVert, Jarrett Allen, Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot, Theo Pinson, Chris Chiozza
LAL vs BKN Dream11 starting five:
Los Angeles Lakers:
PF: Anthony Davis
SF: LeBron James
C: JaVale McGee
PG: Danny Green
SG: Avery Bradley
PF: Joe Harris
SF: Taurean Prince / Wilson Chandler
C: DeAndre Jordan
PG: Spencer Dinwiddie
SG: Caris LeVert
Likely to feature from the bench:
Los Angeles Lakers: Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Kyle Kuzma, Rajon Rondo, Dwight Howard, Markieff Morris, Troy Daniels, Quinn Cook, Jared Dudley
Brooklyn Nets: Jarrett Allen, Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot, Theo Pinson, Chris Chiozza
LAL vs BKN Dream11 Basketball team Prediction:
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