It is not easy to predict the outcome of an NBA match as the game can turn on its head in a matter of seconds. We have often seen some thrilling finishes in the game when one team scores a basket in the last few seconds of the match to seal a win.
We come up with some useful tips which can help you in getting the Match Prediction right for the fourth game between the LA Lakers and the Portland Trail Blazers.
Currently, the LA Lakers lead the seven match series by 2-1. The Trail Blazers had stunned the Lakers in the first match of the playoff stages as they had taken a 1-0 lead. However, the Lakers bounced back to win the next two matches to get the momentum on their side.
Current Form: Lakers won three matches out of the eight played in the regular season and lost five as they failed to get going.
Portland Trail Blazers had won six out of their eight matches since the NBA resumption in the regular season.
Head to Head in Regular season:
Total matches – 230, Won by LA Lakers – 122, Won by Portland Trail Blazers – 108.
Head to head in playoff stages:
Total matches – 51, Won by LA Lakers – 34, Won by Portland Trail Blazers – 17.
LeBron James and Anthony Davis have been the pillars of strength for the LA Lakers. Both of these superstars will play a crucial role for the team.
Damian Lillard has done the bulk of the scoring for the Trail Blazers and he is going to play a key part in the fourth game.
As the LA Lakers have found the much-needed momentum in the last two matches, they would be the favourites to win the fourth game of the series. The Lakers would want to come up with a collective effort and would need to keep Damian Lillard in check.