Bryant, Lakers hold off Thunder
Kobe Bryant drained 39 points to lift the Los Angeles Lakers over the Oklahoma City Thunder 95-92 in Game 2 of their Western Conference first round series on Tuesday night.
Los Angeles couldn't cover as 5.5-point home favorites, while the teams played UNDER the 192.5-point total set by oddsmakers.
Pau Gasol had 25 points and 12 rebounds for the Lakers, who now lead the best-of-seven series 2-0.
Kevin Durant went for 32 points, eight boards, and four blocks for Oklahoma City, while Russell Westbrook added 19 points and six rebounds for the Thunder.