Read and know more about the Los Angeles Lakers vs Miami Heat Live Stream. Both these teams have seen tremendous change in their roster and game style ever since the 2019-2020 season finals. The Lakers since then have acquired talented role players and dominating veterans of the game. They are currently at the 8th position in the Western Conference with a 6-5 record.
The Heat had started the season with extreme aggression placing them 2nd in the Eastern Conference. After two losses in their last three games, a win against the Lakers will help them stay in the top two. Here is a preview of their season so far.
Los Angeles Lakers vs Miami Heat Preview
The Lakers were off to a rocky start but gained momentum as time progressed. LeBron James has not made much of an appearance this season due to minor injuries but that has not affected them much as they are able to get few important wins under their record.
Anthony Davis leads the team in points and defensive stats with 23.9 points, 11.1 rebounds and 2.4 blocks (ranks third in the league) per game. Russel Westbrook leads the team in assists with 8.5 assists per game and is tied for third in the entire league. He is also averaging a good 18.8 points per game adding extra value to the team’s offensive power. Carmelo Anthony has been having a good offensive season as well averaging 18.8 points per game shooting 52% from three placing him fourth in the league with 3.5 made threes per game. Melo had 29 points against the Hornets with Davis’ 32 points and 12 rebounds.
The Heat are coming off a loss against the Nuggets (113-96) a part of which Kyle Lowry is responsible for going 0-8 in shooting that night. Regardless of such slumps, the Heat have been playing like they are best team in the NBA. They rank top three in three different categories at the moment, third in the league for points differential, second in the league for points allowed and first in rebounds per game.
Jimmy Butler has been having a great season offensively averaging 25.3 points, 6 rebounds and 5.5 assists per game with a player efficiency rating of 29.29(third in the league).Bam Adebayo leads the team and ranks fifth in the NBA in rebounds with 12 rebounds per game along with 19.4 points scored per game. Tyler Herro has been strong as well with 21.3 points, 5.5 rebounds and 3.9 assists per game. He says he plans on being the Most Improved Player and Sixth Man of the Year this season.
The injury report for the Los Angeles Lakers has listed:
LeBron James (Abdomen Injury)-Out
Kendrick Nunn (Ankle Injury)-Out
Trevor Ariza (Ankle Injury)-Out
Talen Horton-Tucker (Thumb Injury)-Out
The injury report for the Miami Heat has listed:
Markieff Morris (Day to Day)-Out
Max Strus (Knee Injury)-Out
Victory Oladipo (Quadriceps Injury)-Out
The predicted lineup for the Los Angeles Lakers:
G – Russell Westbrook, G – Avery Bradley, F – Kent Bazemore, F – Carmelo Anthony, C – Anthony Davis
The predicted lineup for the Miami Heat:
G – Kyle Lowry, G – Duncan Robinson, F – Jimmy Butler, F – P.J Tucker, C – Bam Adebayo
Los Angeles Lakers vs Miami Heat Live Stream Details
The timings for the match
Los Angeles Lakers vs Miami Heat Live Stream will be broadcast at different times in different Time zones.
Where to watch the match?
Fans can watch the match on NBA League Pass. The fans living in other countries can refer to the channels mentioned below to watch Los Angeles Lakers vs Miami Heat Live Stream.
|US||ESPN, Sling TV, FuboTV|
|Europe||FuboTV, NBA League Pass, SKY|
|Australia||ESPN, NBA TV, Foxtel|
|India||NBA League Pass|
Los Angeles Lakers vs Miami Heat Prediction
It was definitely be interesting to see a Lakers team without LeBron James take on the current game of the Miami Heat. The Heat have had more success chemistry wise with each of their players knowing where they have to contribute during the game. The Lakers have been very unpredictable but if they come back in full form as they were against the Hornets, it would be quite the exciting match to follow. Having said that, both teams have an equal at success and it all depends on the situation during the game.