Recap - Warriors Defeat Los Angeles 95-87
|Recap - Warriors Defeat Los Angeles 95-87|
Monta Ellis scored 26 points for Golden State on Wednesday, leading the Warriors to a 95-87 victory over Los Angeles at Oracle Arena.
Golden State was an underdog by 5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 201.5.
Golden State got 22 points from David Lee and another 20 points from Stephen Curry. Monta Ellis contributed 6 assists, while David Lee cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 25 points from Kobe Bryant in a losing cause and another 18 points from Pau Gasol. Lamar Odom contributed 5 assists for the Lakers, while Andrew Bynum had 17 rebounds.
The Warriors hit the break leading 43-38 before taking care of business in the second half.
Golden State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 50-47.
Next game, Golden State takes its act home to face Sacramento looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Portland.