Phoenix vs Los Angeles Wrap - Los Angeles Wins 91-85
The Lakers grabbed a 91-85 win over the Suns on Tuesday, behind a 19-point effort from Dwight Howard at STAPLES Center.
The Lakers won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 9-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Los Angeles got 19 points from Antawn Jamison and another 17 points from Metta World Peace. Kobe Bryant contributed 9 assists, while Dwight Howard cleaned the glass with 18 rebounds.
The Suns got an 18 -point performance from Michael Beasley, who was supported by 15 points from Luis Scola. Goran Dragic had 6 assists in a losing cause for Phoenix, while Jermaine O'Neal grabbed 13 rebounds.
Los Angeles led at halftime, 56-47.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head on the road to face Portland.