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NBA Betting: Desperate Lakers Face Rival Celtics in Boston

The Los Angeles Lakers are running out of time to catch up and sneak into the Western Conference playoff picture this season. This Thursday they’ll look to build some momentum with a must-have victory over the Boston Celtics. Get NBA odds for the classic rivalry today.

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Despite less wins and a considerably worse shot of making it into the postseason, the Lakers lead the Celtics on the NBA futures with 16/1 odds (as opposed to Boston’s 30/1).

Additionally, although the C’s have been bombarded with bad news of late, Boston has started to establish their case as Eastern Conference threats despite a recent rash of injury concerns. Weigh in on the critical February clash before it’s too late.