Lakers Fall 116-101 Against Oklahoma City - Game Recap
Kevin Durant poured in 42 points for Oklahoma City on Friday, as they defeated Los Angeles 116-101 at STAPLES Center.
Oklahoma City was a favorite by 6.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 217.5.
Oklahoma City got 27 points from Russell Westbrook and another 15 points from Kevin Martin. Russell Westbrook contributed 10 assists, while Kendrick Perkins cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 28 points from Kobe Bryant in a losing cause and another 19 points from Antawn Jamison. Steve Nash contributed 7 assists for the Lakers, while Earl Clark had 10 rebounds.
Oklahoma City led at halftime, 64-48.
Oklahoma City had a 53-46 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Oklahoma City looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Trail Blazers. The Lakers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Cleveland.