Recap - Lakers Defeat Golden State 101-77

Golden State was run off the court by the Lakers on Friday as Los Angeles blasted the Warriors 101-77 at STAPLES Center.

Los Angeles won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 199.5.

Los Angeles got 27 points from Kobe Bryant and another 14 points from Pau Gasol. Kobe Bryant contributed 7 assists, while Pau Gasol cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.

Golden State got 18 points from Stephen Curry in a losing cause and another 15 points from Klay Thompson. Stephen Curry contributed 5 assists for the Warriors, while David Lee had 12 rebounds.

Los Angeles led at halftime, 47-38.

The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 58 boards, while Golden State only had 47.

Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Warriors will aim to get back on the winning track vs Denver.