Los Angeles vs Minnesota Wrap - Los Angeles Wins 90-77
Los Angeles earned a 90-77 victory over Minnesota on Thursday, getting 22 points from Jamal Crawford at Target Center.
Bettors who backed the Clippers were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 193.5.
Los Angeles got 20 points from Blake Griffin and another 12 points from Caron Butler. Lamar Odom contributed 6 assists, while Lamar Odom cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Minnesota got 21 points from Luke Ridnour in a losing cause and another 15 points from Andrei Kirilenko. Ricky Rubio contributed 6 assists for the Timberwolves, while Nikola Pekovic had 9 rebounds.
Los Angeles led at halftime, 47-43.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 48 boards, while Minnesota only had 41.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act home to face Washington looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Houston.