Los Angeles Defeats Oklahoma City 98-92 - Recap
|Los Angeles Defeats Oklahoma City 98-92 - Recap|
Blake Griffin scored 26 points and added 16 rebounds for a double-double, leading Los Angeles over Oklahoma City, 98-92, on Saturday at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles was an underdog by 4.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 205.5.
Los Angeles got 18 points from Eric Gordon and another 14 points from Craig Smith. Eric Gordon contributed 5 assists, while Blake Griffin cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
Oklahoma City got 23 points from Kevin Durant in a losing cause and another 14 points from James Harden. Russell Westbrook contributed 8 assists for the Thunder, while Nazr Mohammed had 10 rebounds.
The Clippers hit the break trailing 49-37 before taking care of business in the second half.
Los Angeles had a 47-45 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act on the road to face Memphis looking for another win. For Oklahoma City, they head on the road to face Denver.