Los Angeles Defeats New Jersey 101-91 - Recap
Blake Griffin scored 23 points and chipped in with 14 rebounds for Los Angeles on Monday, leading the Clippers to a 101-91 victory over New Jersey at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles was a favorite by 7.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 192.5.
Los Angeles got 20 points from Chauncey Billups and another 20 points from Caron Butler. Randy Foye contributed 10 assists, while Blake Griffin cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
New Jersey got 19 points from MarShon Brooks in a losing cause and another 15 points from Mehmet Okur. Jordan Farmar contributed 7 assists for the Nets, while MarShon Brooks had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Los Angeles were victorious, as the score was 53-40 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 46 boards, while New Jersey only had 35.
Los Angeles heads into a battle against the Jazz. New Jersey, meanwhile, will have their next action against Golden State.