Milwaukee vs Los Angeles Recap - Bucks Win 98-79
|Milwaukee vs Los Angeles Recap - Bucks Win 98-79|
Milwaukee got 22 points from Earl Boykins en route to a 98-79 victory over Los Angeles on Tuesday at STAPLES Center.
The Bucks were a 11.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 190.5.
John Salmons had 20 points for Milwaukee and Ersan Ilyasova chipped in with 17 points. John Salmons had 6 assists for the Bucks, while Ersan Ilyasova was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Los Angeles got 21 points from Kobe Bryant in a losing cause and another 15 points from Pau Gasol. Lamar Odom contributed 6 assists for the Lakers, while Pau Gasol had 11 rebounds.
The Bucks hit the break leading 50-46 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Milwaukee as they grabbed 39 boards, while Los Angeles only had 35.
Milwaukee heads into a battle against the Kings. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against Miami.