Phoenix Defeats Los Angeles 117-90 - Recap
Los Angeles was run off the court by the Suns on Monday as Phoenix blasted the Lakers 117-90 at US Airways Center.
Bettors who backed the Suns were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 7.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 208.5.
Phoenix got 22 points from Gerald Green and another 19 points from Marcus Morris. Goran Dragic contributed 7 assists, while Miles Plumlee cleaned the glass with 20 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 19 points from Nick Young in a losing cause and another 18 points from Jodie Meeks. Jodie Meeks contributed 4 assists for the Lakers, while Shawne Williams had 6 rebounds.
The Suns hit the break leading 64-51 before taking care of business in the second half.
Phoenix won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 62-39.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Warriors. The Lakers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Miami.