Minnesota vs Los Angeles Wrap - Los Angeles Wins 109-107
|Minnesota vs Los Angeles Wrap - Los Angeles Wins 109-107|
Los Angeles got 25 points and 10 rebounds from Blake Griffin en route to a 109-107 victory over Minnesota on Monday at STAPLES Center.
The Clippers earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 6.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 210.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Chris Paul had 21 points for Los Angeles and Jamal Crawford chipped in with 18 points. Chris Paul had 11 assists for the Clippers, while DeAndre Jordan was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Minnesota got 30 points from Kevin Martin in a losing cause and another 25 points from Nikola Pekovic. Ricky Rubio contributed 10 assists for the Timberwolves, while Kevin Love had 19 rebounds.
Los Angeles led at halftime, 59-58.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-43.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act home to face Oklahoma City looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Cleveland.