In this game between the two Western Conference teams, Memphis Grizzlies hit the road as they take on an in-form Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center. Lakes have done pretty well since suffering a 112-102 defeat against city rivals Los Angeles Clippers on an opening day, winning both the matches against Utah Jazz and Charlotte Hornets respectively.
Memphis Grizzlies, meanwhile, recorded their first win of the current season in an absolutely incredible fashion, beating Kyrie Irving’s Brooklyn Nets 134-133 in a buzzer-beater. There’s certainly an optimism surrounding the Grizzlies this season as they have managed to assemble a talented young group of players.
Match Timing: October 30, 2019, @ 08:00 AM IST
Venue – Staples Center
LAL vs MEM Dream11 Team News:
Los Angeles Lakers:
Anthony Davis gave the Lakers fans an ultimate nightmare when the exited the game against Charlotte Hornets late in the fourth quarter due to an apparent injury. But Davis himself shrugged off all the rumours about his injury after the match. He should be fine to take on Memphis Grizzlies at Staples Center.
Rajon Rondo had an MRI this week and scans revealed that the veteran star had a mild calf strain. Though it’s not serious injury, he could yet miss this game. Rondo is a game-time decision as a result.
Also, Kyle Kuzma (ankle injury), DeMarcus Cousins (shoulder injury) and Talen Horton-Tucker (ankle) remain on the sideline.
Los Angeles Lakers expected squad for this match:
Los Angeles Lakers: LeBron James, Anthony Davis, Jared Dudley, Kostas Antetokounmpo, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Alex Caruso, Quinn Cook, Troy Daniels, Danny Green, Talen Horton-Tucker, Dwight Howard, JaVale McGee, Zach Norvell, Rajon Rondo
Grizzlies ill access Ja Morant ahead of the game after the 20-year-old seemed to have sprained his ankle late in the match. He had his career-high 30-point game against Brooklyn Nets.
In addition, Jaren Jackson and Andre Iguodala are both expected to miss the match due to personal reasons.
Memphis Grizzlies squad for this match:
Jae Crowder, Solomon Hill, Josh Jackson, Dillon Brooks, Grayson Allen, Kyle Anderson, Yuta Watanabe, De’Anthony Melton, Bruno Caboclo, Ja Morant, Brandon Clarke, Tyus Jones, Jonas Valančiūnas, Marko Guduric, John Konchar
LAL vs MEM Dream11 Starting 5:
Los Angeles Lakers: Avery Bradley, Danny Green, Anthony Davis, LeBron James, JaVale McGee
Memphis Grizzlies: Jae Crowder, Jaren Jackson Jr., Jonas Valanciunas, Dillon Brooks, Ja Morant
Fantasy Picks from this match:
LAL vs MEM Dream11 Teams:
LAL vs MEM Dream11: likely winner
Lakers will start this match as hot-favorites.