Lakers too much for Hawks

Lakers too much for Hawks

Lamar Odom dropped 15 points and hauled down 20 rebounds, as the Los Angeles Lakers ran past the Atlanta Hawks 96-83 on Tuesday night.

Los Angeles covered as 9.5-point home favorites as the game played under the 213.5-point total listed by oddsmakers.

Derek Fisher netted 14 points for the Lakers, who got 12 points, 13 boards, and 10 assists from Pau Gasol in the win.

Joe Johnson led the way for Atlanta with 14 points, while Josh Smith added 13 points for the Hawks.