Recap - Lakers Defeat San Antonio 102-93
The Lakers got a 27-point performance from Kobe Bryant as Los Angeles ran past San Antonio 102-93 on Tuesday at STAPLES Center.
The Lakers earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 12-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 190.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Los Angeles got 23 points from Lamar Odom and another 17 points from Pau Gasol. Pau Gasol contributed 5 assists, while Pau Gasol cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.
San Antonio got 16 points from Gary Neal in a losing cause and another 13 points from Matt Bonner. Chris Quinn contributed 9 assists for the Spurs, while DeJuan Blair had 11 rebounds.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-42.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Spurs will aim to get back on the winning track at Phoenix.