Memphis Defeats Los Angeles 96-85 - Recap
|Memphis Defeats Los Angeles 96-85 - Recap|
Memphis got 21 points from Marc Gasol en route to a 96-85 victory over Los Angeles on Wednesday at STAPLES Center.
Memphis was an underdog by 7 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 185.5.
Memphis got 18 points from Tayshaun Prince and another 17 points from Mike Conley. Mike Conley contributed 11 assists, while Zach Randolph cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 24 points from Chris Paul in a losing cause and another 22 points from Blake Griffin. Chris Paul contributed 9 assists for the Clippers, while Lamar Odom had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Memphis were victorious, as the score was 54-52 at the break.
Los Angeles had a 34-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Memphis takes its act on the road to face Denver looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head home to face New York.