Spurs Down Los Angeles 91-85 - Match Report
The Spurs grabbed a 91-85 win over the Lakers on Friday, behind a 24-point effort from Tony Parker at STAPLES Center.
The Spurs won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 7.5-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Manu Ginobili had 20 points for San Antonio and Kawhi Leonard chipped in with 15 points. Tony Parker had 6 assists for the Spurs, while Tiago Splitter was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
Los Angeles got 20 points from Pau Gasol in a losing cause and another 14 points from Jodie Meeks. Steve Blake contributed 9 assists for the Lakers, while Pau Gasol had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Los Angeles were victorious, as the score was 42-41 at the break.
The rebound battle favored San Antonio as they grabbed 50 boards, while Los Angeles only had 46.
San Antonio looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Trail Blazers. The Lakers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Atlanta.