Los Angeles Defeats Memphis 101-97 - Recap
Memphis was victimized by Blake Griffin for 30 points as the Clippers defeated the Grizzlies 101-97 in NBA action on Monday.
Bettors who backed the Clippers were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 183.5.
Los Angeles got 27 points from Chris Paul and another 14 points from Caron Butler. Blake Griffin contributed 7 assists, while Chris Paul cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Memphis got 25 points from Mike Conley in a losing cause and another 23 points from Rudy Gay. Mike Conley contributed 8 assists for the Grizzlies, while Zach Randolph had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Los Angeles were victorious, as the score was 51-45 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Memphis as they grabbed 47 boards, while Los Angeles only had 36.