Spurs vs Lakers Final: 89-88 - Recap
|Spurs vs Lakers Final: 89-88 - Recap|
San Antonio got 21 points from Tony Parker en route to an 89-88 victory over Los Angeles on Thursday at STAPLES Center.
The Spurs were a 3-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 195.5.
San Antonio got 18 points from Richard Jefferson and another 14 points from Manu Ginobili. Manu Ginobili contributed 8 assists, while Tim Duncan cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 19 points from Pau Gasol in a losing cause and another 16 points from Kobe Bryant. Kobe Bryant contributed 10 assists for the Lakers, while Andrew Bynum had 10 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 44 boards, while San Antonio only had 38.
Next game, San Antonio takes its act on the road to face Sacramento looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face New Orleans.