Lakers Down Memphis 93-84 - Match Report
Kobe Bryant scored 19 points leading the Lakers to a 93-84 victory over Memphis at FedExForum on Monday.
The Lakers were a 3-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 193.5.
Pau Gasol had 17 points for Los Angeles and Lamar Odom chipped in with 15 points. Kobe Bryant had 6 assists for the Lakers, while Lamar Odom was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Memphis got 22 points from Sam Young in a losing cause and another 18 points from Rudy Gay. Mike Conley contributed 4 assists for the Grizzlies, while Marc Gasol had 12 rebounds.
The Lakers hit the break leading 50-45 before taking care of business in the second half.
Memphis had a 45-43 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Celtics. The Grizzlies will aim to get back on the winning track at Oklahoma City.