Recap - Grizzlies Defeat Los Angeles 102-96
|Recap - Grizzlies Defeat Los Angeles 102-96|
The Grizzlies grabbed a 102-96 win over the Lakers on Sunday, behind an 18 -point effort from Rudy Gay at STAPLES Center.
Memphis was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 192.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Memphis got 16 points from O.J. Mayo and another 13 points from Mike Conley. Mike Conley contributed 8 assists, while Zach Randolph cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 30 points from Andrew Bynum in a losing cause and another 18 points from Kobe Bryant. Ramon Sessions contributed 5 assists for the Lakers, while Pau Gasol had 14 rebounds.
The Grizzlies hit the break leading 56-46 before taking care of business in the second half.
Memphis had a 42-38 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Memphis heads into a battle against the Timberwolves. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against Golden State.