The Thunder got a 37-point performance from Russell Westbrook as Oklahoma City handed Los Angeles a 103-100 defeat on Saturday at STAPLES Center.
Oklahoma City was a favorite by 2 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 188.5.
Oklahoma City got 31 points from Kevin Durant and another 14 points from Serge Ibaka. Russell Westbrook contributed 5 assists, while Kevin Durant cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 38 points from Kobe Bryant in a losing cause and another 18 points from Andrew Bynum. Kobe Bryant contributed 5 assists for the Lakers, while Andrew Bynum had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Los Angeles were victorious, as the score was 56-46 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 43 boards, while Oklahoma City only had 39.