Lakers Down New York 109-87 - Match Report

Lakers Down New York 109-87 - Match Report

New York was run off the court by the Lakers on Sunday as Los Angeles blasted the Knicks 109-87 at STAPLES Center.

Los Angeles was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 211.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Los Angeles got 27 points from Kobe Bryant and another 20 points from Pau Gasol. Kobe Bryant contributed 5 assists, while Lamar Odom cleaned the glass with 18 rebounds.

New York got 23 points from Amar'e Stoudemire in a losing cause and another 19 points from Wilson Chandler. Raymond Felton contributed 7 assists for the Knicks, while Amar'e Stoudemire had 10 rebounds.

Los Angeles led at halftime, 52-47.

Los Angeles had a 61-42 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Los Angeles heads into a battle against the Cavaliers. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Portland.