Indiana Defeats Los Angeles 98-96 - Recap
Indiana earned a 98-96 victory over Los Angeles on Sunday, getting 18 points from Roy Hibbert at STAPLES Center.
Indiana was an underdog by 5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 179.5.
Indiana got 16 points from Danny Granger and another 15 points from David West. Darren Collison contributed 7 assists, while David West cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 33 points from Kobe Bryant in a losing cause and another 16 points from Andrew Bynum. Pau Gasol contributed 10 assists for the Lakers, while Kobe Bryant had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Los Angeles were victorious, as the score was 52-49 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Indiana as they grabbed 50 boards, while Los Angeles only had 43.
Indiana looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Magic. The Lakers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.