Lakers topple Cavaliers
Pau Gasol had 22 points and 12 rebounds, as the Los Angeles Lakers tripped up the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-88 on Monday night.
Los Angeles cashed as 4-point home favorites as the teams played under the 200-point total listed by oddsmakers.
Kobe Bryant went for 20 points, 12 assists, and six boards for the Lakers, who got 14 points and six rebounds from Andrew Bynum in the payday.
LeBron James led Cleveland with 23 points, nine boards, and four steals, while Mo Williams added 16 points and six rebounds for the Cavaliers.