Recap - Lakers Defeat Dallas 109-93

Recap - Lakers Defeat Dallas 109-93

Dallas was victimized by Kobe Bryant for 30 points as the Lakers defeated the Mavericks 109-93 in NBA action on Wednesday.

Bettors who backed the Lakers were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 4 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 190.5.

Los Angeles got 27 points from Pau Gasol and another 17 points from Ramon Sessions. Ramon Sessions contributed 9 assists, while Pau Gasol cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

The Mavericks got a 26-point performance from Dirk Nowitzki, who was supported by 23 points from Jason Terry. Rodrigue Beaubois had 5 assists in a losing cause for Dallas, while Dirk Nowitzki grabbed 10 rebounds.

Los Angeles led at halftime, 57-44.

Los Angeles had a 46-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Next game, Los Angeles takes its act home to face Portland looking for another win. For Dallas, they head on the road to face San Antonio.