Lakers Down Memphis 86-84 - Match Report
Kobe Bryant scored 24 points leading the Lakers to an 86-84 victory over Memphis at STAPLES Center on Friday.
Even though Los Angeles won, nobody won at the betting window as the game was a push (based on the closing point spread of 2). Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 189.5.
Los Angeles got 19 points from Pau Gasol and another 13 points from Earl Clark. Kobe Bryant contributed 9 assists, while Dwight Howard cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Memphis got 21 points from Mike Conley in a losing cause and another 15 points from Zach Randolph. Marc Gasol contributed 7 assists for the Grizzlies, while Marc Gasol had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Los Angeles were victorious, as the score was 46-39 at the break.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-36.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Clippers. The Grizzlies will aim to get back on the winning track at Sacramento.