Los Angeles earned a 124-105 victory over Memphis on Tuesday, getting 23 points from Kobe Bryant at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 203.5.
Los Angeles got 21 points from Pau Gasol and another 17 points from Lamar Odom. Lamar Odom contributed 6 assists, while Matt Barnes cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Memphis got 30 points from Rudy Gay in a losing cause and another 16 points from Mike Conley. Mike Conley contributed 8 assists for the Grizzlies, while Marc Gasol had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Los Angeles were victorious, as the score was 73-46 at the break.
Los Angeles had a 59-36 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act on the road to face Sacramento looking for another win. For Memphis, they head on the road to face Golden State.