Brooklyn vs Los Angeles Wrap - Los Angeles Wins 101-95
Chris Paul scored 29 points and chipped in with 11 assists for Los Angeles on Saturday, leading the Clippers to a 101-95 victory over Brooklyn at STAPLES Center.
The Clippers earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 8-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 190.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Willie Green had 15 points for Los Angeles and DeAndre Jordan chipped in with 13 points. Chris Paul had 11 assists for the Clippers, while DeAndre Jordan was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
Brooklyn got 18 points from Brook Lopez in a losing cause and another 18 points from Deron Williams. Deron Williams contributed 9 assists for the Nets, while Reggie Evans had 16 rebounds.
Los Angeles trailed at halftime, 49-47.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-33.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Mavericks. The Nets will aim to get back on the winning track at Phoenix.