The defending champions LA Lakers and Phoenix Suns will take on each other in the second game of the conference first round in the playoff.
The Suns were able to draw first blood in the seven match series as they won the opening game by 99-90.
We have got the Match Prediction for you that can help you in placing the right bets. We will discuss current form, head to head, stats, and players to watch out for in the upcoming match.
Current form – LA Lakers – Last five matches – W W W W L
The Lakers won five matches on the bounce before the playoff stages but they haven’t been at their best so far. The reigning champions have been hampered by a spate of injuries to their crucial players and they will want LeBron James and Anthony Davis to play at the top of their game.
Current form – Phoenix Suns – Last five matches – L W W W W
The Suns have been consistent performers in the Western Conference. They had finished in second place after winning 51 matches and they look like a side on a mission. The Suns will look to continue their good form against the Lakers.
Head to Head – Matches – 255, Won by Lakers – 146, Won by Suns – 109.
Players to look out for – LeBron James and Anthony Davis will hold the key for the Lakers but they will want a collective team effort.
Devin Booker and Chris Paul will be the crucial players for Phoenix Suns.
Match Prediction – Phoenix Suns will have the momentum on their side but one can never rule out a champion team like LA Lakers.