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How to Watch Phoenix Suns vs. Los Angeles Lakers: Live Stream, TV Channel, Start Time

Oct 10, 2021; Los Angeles, California, USA; Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton (22) and Los Angeles Lakers forward Kent Bazemore (9) during the first quarter at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports

Oct 10, 2021; Los Angeles, California, USA; Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton (22) and Los Angeles Lakers forward Kent Bazemore (9) during the first quarter at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports

The Los Angeles Lakers (0-1) host the Phoenix Suns (0-1) in a matchup of Pacific Division rivals at Staples Center, starting at 10:00 PM ET on Friday, October 22, 2021. This is the first matchup between the squads this season. Want to stream this game live? We've got all the details you need to watch this game, including on FuboTV.

How to Watch Suns vs. Lakers

Betting Information for Suns vs. Lakers

Lakers vs Suns Betting Information

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Lakers

-1.5

221.5 points

Key Stats for Lakers vs. Suns

  • Last year, the 109.7 points per game the Lakers scored were only 0.2 more points than the Suns gave up (109.5).
  • When Los Angeles put up more than 109.5 points last season, it went 29-7.
  • When Phoenix gave up fewer than 109.7 points last season, it went 31-3.
  • The Suns put up an average of 115.5 points per game last year, 8.5 more points than the 107.0 the Lakers gave up.
  • Phoenix went 43-10 last season when it scored more than 107.0 points.
  • Los Angeles went 38-20 last season when it gave up fewer than 115.5 points.
  • The Lakers were the 15th-ranked rebounding team in the NBA. The Suns finished 22nd.
  • The Lakers grabbed 9.7 offensive rebounds per game, more than the Suns by 1.0 rebound per game last season.
  • The Lakers ranked 15th in the NBA in offensive rebounding, while the Suns ranked 28th.

Lakers Players to Watch

  • Russell Westbrook put up 22.2 points, 11.5 boards and 11.7 assists per game last season.
  • Kendrick Nunn hit an average of 2.2 shots per game from beyond the arc a season ago.
  • Westbrook averaged 1.4 steals per game, while DeAndre Jordan notched 1.1 blocks per contest.

Suns Players to Watch

  • Devin Booker averaged 25.5 points, 4.2 rebounds, and 4.3 assists per game last season.
  • Deandre Ayton averaged 10.5 boards per game and Chris Paul dished out 8.8 assists per game.
  • Jae Crowder knocked down 2.5 threes per game a season ago.
  • Paul and Ayton were defensive standouts last season, with Paul averaging 1.4 steals per game and Ayton collecting 1.2 blocks per contest.

How To Watch

October
22
2021

Phoenix Suns at Los Angeles Lakers

TV CHANNEL: ESPN
Time
10:00
PM/EST
Live Stream: FUBOTV
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