Los Angeles Defeats Denver 92-88 - Recap
|Los Angeles Defeats Denver 92-88 - Recap|
Los Angeles earned a 92-88 victory over Denver on Sunday, getting 22 points from Kobe Bryant at Pepsi Center.
The Lakers were a 2-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 202.5.
Los Angeles got 19 points from Andrew Bynum and another 13 points from Pau Gasol. Kobe Bryant contributed 6 assists, while Jordan Hill cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Denver got 20 points from Danilo Gallinari in a losing cause and another 15 points from Andre Miller. Ty Lawson contributed 6 assists for the Nuggets, while Kenneth Faried had 7 rebounds.
The Lakers hit the break trailing 51-45 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 48 boards, while Denver only had 38.