Los Angeles Defeats Toronto 94-90 - Recap
Blake Griffin scored 22 points and added 16 rebounds for a double-double, leading Los Angeles over Toronto, 94-90, on Saturday at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 11-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 212.5.
Los Angeles got 17 points from Chris Kaman and another 17 points from Eric Gordon. Mo Williams contributed 6 assists, while Blake Griffin cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
The Raptors got a 21-point performance from Ed Davis, who was supported by 16 points from Jose Calderon. Leandro Barbosa had 6 assists in a losing cause for Toronto, while Ed Davis grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Toronto were victorious, as the score was 44-43 at the break.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 51-40.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act home to face Dallas looking for another win. For Toronto, they head home to face Milwaukee.