Recap - Spurs Defeat Los Angeles 103-82
The battle between the Spurs and Lakers didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Los Angeles was handed a 103-82 defeat on Sunday at STAPLES Center.
The Spurs were a 11.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 190.5.
Tony Parker had 23 points for San Antonio and Kawhi Leonard chipped in with 13 points. Manu Ginobili had 6 assists for the Spurs, while Kawhi Leonard was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Los Angeles got 16 points from Pau Gasol in a losing cause and another 14 points from Andrew Goudelock. Chris Duhon contributed 7 assists for the Lakers, while Pau Gasol had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed San Antonio were victorious, as the score was 52-34 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 41 boards, while San Antonio only had 40.