Recap - Lakers Defeat San Antonio 98-84
|Recap - Lakers Defeat San Antonio 98-84|
The Spurs were burned for 26 points by Metta World Peace on Wednesday as the Lakers picked up a 98-84 win at AT&T Center.
Los Angeles was an underdog by 10 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 202.5.
Los Angeles got 21 points from Pau Gasol and another 16 points from Andrew Bynum. Ramon Sessions contributed 5 assists, while Andrew Bynum cleaned the glass with 30 rebounds.
The Spurs got a 22-point performance from Danny Green, who was supported by 14 points from Tim Duncan. Tony Parker had 8 assists in a losing cause for San Antonio, while Kawhi Leonard grabbed 5 rebounds.
The Lakers hit the break leading 48-43 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 60 boards, while San Antonio only had 33.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Nuggets. The Spurs will aim to get back on the winning track vs Memphis.