Los Angeles vs Oklahoma City Recap - Thunder Win 77-75
The Thunder grabbed a 77-75 win over the Lakers on Wednesday, behind a 22-point effort from Kevin Durant at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Oklahoma City did not, however, defeat the Lakers against the spread, which closed at 8 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 196.5.
Russell Westbrook had 15 points for Oklahoma City and James Harden chipped in with 13 points. Kevin Durant had 5 assists for the Thunder, while Kevin Durant was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Los Angeles got 20 points from Kobe Bryant in a losing cause and another 20 points from Andrew Bynum. Kobe Bryant contributed 4 assists for the Lakers, while Pau Gasol had 11 rebounds.
Oklahoma City led at halftime, 48-45.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 41 boards, while Oklahoma City only had 36.