Cleveland Cavaliers vs LA Lakers Prediction & Match Preview – October 29th, 2021 | NBA Season 2021-22
The Cleveland Cavaliers will look to extend their three-game winning streak when they face the LA Lakers at Staples Center in Los Angeles on Friday. The Cavaliers are entering this game after an impressive 92-79 victory against the LA Clippers. The Lakers, meanwhile, suffered a 123-115 setback against the OKC Thunder in their last outing.
The Cavaliers dominated the Clippers from the jump and were impressed with their strangling defense, restricting Paul George to 12 points. Collin Sexton was huge for the Cavaliers, producing an impressive 26-point performance despite their struggles from the perimeter.
The Lakers, meanwhile, continued their disastrous start to their 2021-22 campaign with a poor showing in their loss to the Thunder. LA entered the game without LeBron James, and it showed.
They squandered a 26-point lead and couldn’t stop a young, inexperienced Thunder team from taking the win. Anthony Davis was the Lakers’ leading scorer once again with 30 points. But he was unable to lead his team to victory due to his ineffective defense.
Fixture: Cleveland Cavaliers vs LA Lakers | NBA season 2021-22.
Date & Time: Friday, October 29th; 10:30 PM EST (Saturday,October 30th; 8:00 AM IST).
Venue: Staples Center, Los Angeles, CA.
Cavs vs Lakers match prediction
The Cleveland Cavaliers come into this game in top form. But they will face a highly motivated Lakers team looking to produce a dominant performance after a devastating loss to the Thunder. The Lakers will seek to be aggressive from the jump and will not allow their opponents to return to the competition. This looks like a comfortable win for the Lakers.
Where to watch the Cav vs Lakers?
The Cleveland Cavaliers vs LA Lakers game will be broadcast live on NBA League Pass. Meanwhile, local fans can watch the game on Spectrum SportsNet and Bally Sports-Ohio.