Hornets Fall 107-101 Against Los Angeles - Game Recap
Kobe Bryant went off for 33 points and added 4 rebounds leading Los Angeles to a 107-101 win over New Orleans on Wednesday at New Orleans Arena.
Los Angeles was a favorite by 4.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 180.5.
Los Angeles got 25 points from Andrew Bynum and another 18 points from Pau Gasol. Kobe Bryant contributed 5 assists, while Andrew Bynum cleaned the glass with 18 rebounds.
The Hornets got a 30-point performance from Jarrett Jack, who was supported by 21 points from Chris Kaman. Jarrett Jack had 6 assists in a losing cause for New Orleans, while Chris Kaman grabbed 12 rebounds.
The Lakers hit the break trailing 54-40 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 44 boards, while New Orleans only had 34.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Timberwolves. The Hornets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Washington.