Lakers vs Jazz Final: 90-87 - Recap
Los Angeles got 40 points from Kobe Bryant en route to a 90-87 victory over Utah on Wednesday at EnergySolutions Arena.
Los Angeles won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 183.5.
Los Angeles got 14 points from Pau Gasol and another 12 points from Andrew Bynum. Derek Fisher contributed 7 assists, while Pau Gasol cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Utah got 29 points from Paul Millsap in a losing cause and another 18 points from Josh Howard. Gordon Hayward contributed 5 assists for the Jazz, while Al Jefferson had 11 rebounds.
Los Angeles trailed at halftime, 42-41.
Los Angeles heads into a battle against the Cavaliers. Utah, meanwhile, will have their next action against New Jersey.