The Los Angeles Lakers will travel to Oklahoma City for a game against the Oklahoma City Thunder, scheduled to take place at the Paycom Center on 03/01 at 09:00 PM EST. The hosts of this upcoming match are with a balance of 28-33 and occupy 13th spot in the standings of the Western Conference, while their next challengers are at #12 with a 29-33 record.
Oklahoma City Thunder vs Los Angeles Lakers Head to Head
Team Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Final
When the Thunder last stood up against the Lakers in February of 2023 at Crypto.com Arena, the game ended with the score of 133-130 in Oklahoma’s favor. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander lit the floor, notching 30 pts, while also adding 8 dimes and 2 rebounds to his credit to end the match as the Thunder’s MVP on the night. LeBron James played a similar role for the LA Lakers, finishing with 38 points, 3 dimes and 7 boards, but these proved insufficient for the win. The Lakers have the worse H2H balance in the last five games, recording 3 losses, while winning 2 times in the process. The teams were responsible for an average of 228.8 pts. during those five clashes.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Oklahoma City Thunder Form
02-28-2023 02-26-2023 02-24-2023 02-23-2023 02-15-2023 02-13-2023 02-10-2023 02-07-2023 02-06-2023 02-04-2023 117:123vs Sacramento Kings 115:124vs Sacramento Kings 124:115@ Phoenix Suns 120:119@ Utah Jazz 133:96vs Houston Rockets 100:103vs New Orleans Pelicans 129:138@ Portland Trail Blazers 130:133@ Los Angeles Lakers 141:114@ Golden State Warriors 153:121vs Houston Rockets
Oklahoma lost 117-123 to the Sacramento Kings on 02/28 on home floor. Jalen Williams was the team’s stand-out performer on the night and finished the game with 27 points, 8 dimes and 5 rebounds. The Thunder finished the game hitting 43.9% of their field goals, 83.3% FT and 31.4% for 3 pts. The team is currenly on an L4 streak, winning 4 of the last ten games, while losing 6 times for the period. OKC is performing on a mediocre level at the Paycom Center with a 17-14 home record. The Thunder’s franchise will come up against the Utah Jazz in the next game, which is set for 03-03-2023.
Oklahoma City Thunder Averages this Season
- Points For117.80
- Points Against116.70
- Points Difference1.10
Field Goal Percentage
Free Throw Percentage
Oklahoma City Thunder Standout Performer
The franchise's best player this campaign has been Shai GilgeousAlexander. He averages 31.0 points, 5.7 assists and 4.7 rebounds per 35.5 minutes spent on the floor.
Oklahoma City Thunder Missing Players
Los Angeles Lakers Form
02-28-2023 02-26-2023 02-23-2023 02-15-2023 02-13-2023 02-11-2023 02-09-2023 02-07-2023 02-04-2023 02-02-2023 121:109@ Memphis Grizzlies 108:111@ Dallas Mavericks 124:111vs Golden State Warriors 120:102vs New Orleans Pelicans 127:115@ Portland Trail Blazers 103:109@ Golden State Warriors 106:115vs Milwaukee Bucks 130:133vs Oklahoma City Thunder 131:126@ New Orleans Pelicans 111:112@ Indiana Pacers
The previous meeting of the Los Angeles Lakers was on Tuesday, 28th of February when coming up against the Memphis Grizzlies away from home and ended in a 121-109 loss. 28 points turned out sufficient for Anthony Davis to top his team’s scoring chart. He also caught 19 boards for his 36 minutes on the court. The Lakers averaged at a fair 44.2% field goal percentage, a decent 38.2% when shooting from distance and 87.0% at the free throws. The team has a 5-5 record across the last ten showings and is currently on an L1 run. Los Angeles has been performing poorly when visiting this campaign with a balance of 14-19 on the road. The Lakers’ next showing will be against the Minnesota Timberwolves on 03/03/2023 on home floor.
Los Angeles Lakers Averages This Season
- Points For116.90
- Points Against117.90
- Points Difference-1.00
Field Goal Percentage
Free Throw Percentage
Los Angeles Lakers Standout Performer
LeBron James has been the most valuable player among the Los Angeles Lakers roster, notching 29.5 pts, 6.9 dimes and 8.4 rebounds for an average of 36.1 minutes playing time this season
Los Angeles Lakers Missing Players
- LeBron JamesFoot
Field Goals Made4438
Field Goals Attempts9180
3 pts Made1116
3 pts Attempts4035
Free Throws Made1831
Free Throws Attempts2439
Oklahoma City Thunder
|Lindy Waters III||18||2||5||40.0||2||5||40.0||2||2||100.0||0||1||1||1||1||1||0||4||8||+16|
Los Angeles Lakers
|Troy Brown Jr.||34||7||10||70.0||4||7||57.1||1||1||100.0||0||1||1||4||1||2||2||2||19||+5|
|Lonnie Walker IV||18||2||7||28.6||1||2||50.0||8||11||72.7||0||2||2||1||1||0||2||1||13||+7|