Kobe Bryant hit yet another buzzer-beating 3-pointer and finished with 39 points as the Los Angeles Lakers overcame a 20-point deficit to beat the Sacramento Kings 109-108 on Friday night. Credit AP & NBA.com.
Kobe Bryant made 16 free throws without a miss despite a broken finger on his shooting hand. Credit Los Angeles (AP) / Greg Beacham.
The Suns reserves outscored their counterparts 52-31 to help Phoenix rout the reigning NBA champions 118-103 on Monday night. ESPN.com
Los Angeles Lakers bounced back from a humbling Christmas Day loss to Cleveland by beating the Sacramento Kings 112-103 on Saturday night.
Cavaliers beat Los Angeles 102-87 Friday in a game that ended with angry Lakers fans throwing dozens of giveaway foam hands onto the court. By GREG BEACHAM
It's a Christmas Day showdown at STAPLES Center between the Lakers (23-4) and the Cleveland Cavaliers (22-8). Tipoff is set for 2pm on ABC and 710ESPN, don't miss it!