Lakers Fall 100-91 Against Sacramento - Game Recap
Los Angeles was scorched by Marcus Thornton for 27 points as the Kings defated the Lakers 100-91 in NBA action on Monday.
The Kings were a 3-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 194.5.
Sacramento got 20 points from Tyreke Evans and another 13 points from John Salmons. Chuck Hayes contributed 3 assists, while DeMarcus Cousins cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 29 points from Kobe Bryant in a losing cause and another 19 points from Metta World Peace. Kobe Bryant contributed 6 assists for the Lakers, while Pau Gasol had 9 rebounds.
The Kings hit the break leading 49-40 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 45 boards, while Sacramento only had 40.
Sacramento looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Trail Blazers. The Lakers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Utah.