Los Angeles vs Minnesota Recap - Lakers Win 106-101
|Los Angeles vs Minnesota Recap - Lakers Win 106-101|
Los Angeles got 35 points from Kobe Bryant en route to a 106-101 victory over Minnesota on Sunday at Target Center.
Los Angeles won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 184.5.
Los Angeles got 28 points from Pau Gasol and another 21 points from Andrew Bynum. Derek Fisher contributed 7 assists, while Kobe Bryant cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Minnesota got 33 points from Kevin Love in a losing cause and another 18 points from Michael Beasley. Ricky Rubio contributed 8 assists for the Timberwolves, while Kevin Love had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Los Angeles were victorious, as the score was 53-45 at the break.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 52-41.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act home to face Charlotte looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head on the road to face Houston.