The Golden State Warriors take on the Los Angeles Lakers in one of the most anticipated NBA games on Friday, November 4, 2016, start time at 10:30 PM ET, at Staples Center.
The g pre-game story is built on Lakers’ head coach Luke Walton, the former Warriors’ assistant coach. Walton is trying to rebuild a young roster to make it competitive in the coming months or even years.
The Los Angeles Lakers (2-3) are coming from a 123-116 win over the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night. Lou Williams produces 16 of his 18 points in the fourth quarter to lead the Lakers.
Offensively, the Lakers are averaging 107.2 points, 41.6 rebounds and 19.0 assists per game. Defensively, the Lakers are yielding 110.8 points per game against the opposing teams. De’Angelo Russell leads in points with 16.6 and in asssists with 4.8 per game. Julius Randel leads in rebounds with 7.2 and in blocks with 0.8 per game. Larry Nance leads in steals with 2.0 per game for the Lakers.
The Golden State Warriors (4-1) are coming from a 122-96 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday. Kevin Durant scored 39 points and drilled in seven 3-pointers to lead the Warriors.
On the season, the Warriors are averaging 115.4 points, 43.8 rebounds and 29.2 assists per game. Defensively, the Warriors are yielding 108.6 points per game against the opposing teams. For the Warriors, Draymond Green leads in three major statistical categories: rebounds (10.8), assists (7.2) and blocks (2.0) per game. Kevin Durant leads in points (30.6) and in steals (2.4) per game. Stephen Curry averages 25.2 points and 4.8 assists per game while Klay Thompson averages 17.0 points per game.
Warriors vs Lakers game schedule info:
Date: November 4, 2016
Start Time: 10:30 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: ESPN
Live Stream: WatchESPN
Radio: ESPN Radio
Odds and Spread: +11.5 Lakers, 229.0 O/U