LAL vs LAC Dream11 Prediction Team
The Basketball’s biggest carnival is back as the new regular season of its prime competition NBA begins from Wednesday morning. It could not have asked for a better start as the fans would be treated with a blockbuster clash between the defending champions LA Lakers and their rival LA Clippers. The affair would be full of stars as both sides would look to set their authority in the tournament with a statement win.
LA Lakers are coming to this game after having a great preseason where they registered 4 wins in 4 games. They completed the double overs their Wednesday’s opponents – the Clippers and the Suns respectively. They would be brimming with confidence as their star-man LeBron James once again would be eager to win an NBA ring.
LA Clippers, on the other hand, would be eager to leave their below-par preseason behind them where they lost to the Lakers twice. Not only to the Lakers, but LA Clippers also lost to the Jazz once and ended the preseason with 3 losses in 3 games. LA Clippers lost to the Nuggets in the semifinals in the last season. They would be eager to reach one step further this time around.
The opening night of the NBA 2020-21 would be full of star-attraction and promises to be full of action. Both teams would look to trump each other as both sides would be aiming for the top spot in the conference before the end of the regular season. Let’s take a look at LAL vs LAC Dream11 Match Prediction for this NBA fixture.
LAL vs LAC Dream11 Match Details
Date: Wednesday, 23rd December 2020
Time: 8:30 AM
Venue: Staples Center
LAL vs LAC Head to Head (Last 5 Matches)
LA Lakers Won: 05
LA Clippers Won: 00
LAL vs LAC Dream11 Prediction Team News
LA Lakers Team News
Fortunately, there are no injury concerns for the Lakers, and they have a fully-fit squad at their disposal.
LA Lakers Squad –
LeBron James, Marc Gasol, Kostas Antetokounmpo, Devontae Cacok, Kyle Kuzma, Anthony Davis, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Alex Caruso, Quinn Cook, Jared Dudley, Wesley Mathews, Alfonzo McKinnie, Montrezl Harrell, Talen Horton-Tucker, Markieff Morris, and Dennis Schroder
LAL Starting 5 (Probable):
Dennis Schroder (PG), Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (SG), LeBron James (SF), Anthony Davis (PF), and Marc Gasol (C)
LA Clippers Team News
Jay Scrubbs would not feature into this game due to a foot injury.
Marcus Morris is also not available for the Clippers owing to a knee injury.
The participation of P Patterson in this game doubtful courtesy an elbow injury.
LA Clippers Squad:
Nicolas Batum, Serge Ibaka, Reggie Jackson, Mfiondu Kabengele, Patrick Beverley, Amir Coffey, Paul George, Luke Kennard, Kawhi Leonard, Terance Mann, Jay Scrubb, Rayjon Tucker, Lou Williams, Marcus Morris Sr., Daniel Oturu, Patrick Patterson, and Ivica Zubac
LAC Starting 5 (Probable):
Patrick Beverley (PG), Paul George (SG), Kawhi Leonard (SF), Marcus Morris (PF), and Serge Ibaka (C)
LAL vs LAC Dream11 Key Players
For LA Lakers –
Who else then the King himself would top the list? LeBron James would be eager to replicate the success of the last season where he won the finals MVP. He finished the season at 25.3 PPG, 7.8 RPG, 10.2 APG, and 1.2 SPG.
Anthony Davis won his first NBA ring last season and he would look to add another to his fingers this year. They dynamic player registered 26.1 PPG, 9.3 RPG, 2.3 BPG, 1.5 SPG, and 3.2 APG during the last season.
For LA Clippers
Kawhi Leonard would be itching to take down the LeBron-led Lakers in the very first game. The Claw is hunting for his 3rd NBA ring and would leave no stone unturned this season. He had an impressive tally of 27.1 PPG, 4.9 APG, 7.1 RPG, and 1.8 SPG during the last edition.
Paul George would be looking to take his partnership Kahwi to the next level with another solid season under his belt. PG is a two-dimension player who would contribute on both ends of the court. He would try to better his last season’s numbers of 21.5 PPG, 5.7 RPG, 3.5 APG, and 1.4 SPG.
LAL vs LAC Dream11 Team Prediction – Fantasy Team
PG: A Caruso
SG: K Cadwell-Pope, A Coffey, K Leonard (PP)
SF: L James (SP), P George
PF: M Morris
C: M Harrel