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Kobe leads Lakers to beat Trail Blazers 111-107
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Kobe leads Lakers to beat Trail Blazers 111-107

Feb 23 2013, 3:52am CST | by

Los Angeles, Feb 23 (IANS) With 15 of 23 from the floor and nine of nine behind the free throw line, Kobe Bryant claimed 40 points for Los Angeles Lakers, helping the team record a 111-107 victory against the Trail Blazers.

Los Angeles, Feb 23 — With 15 of 23 from the floor and nine of nine behind the free throw line, Kobe Bryant claimed 40 points for Los Angeles Lakers, helping the team record a 111-107 victory...

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Kobe leads Lakers to beat Trail Blazers 111-107

Feb 23 2013, 3:52am CST | by

Los Angeles, Feb 23 (IANS) With 15 of 23 from the floor and nine of nine behind the free throw line, Kobe Bryant claimed 40 points for Los Angeles Lakers, helping the team record a 111-107 victory against the Trail Blazers.

Los Angeles, Feb 23 — With 15 of 23 from the floor and nine of nine behind the free throw line, Kobe Bryant claimed 40 points for Los Angeles Lakers, helping the team record a 111-107 victory against the Trail Blazers.

Friday's game was Kobe's fifth 40-point game this season and the 117th of his career. Dwight Howard also had a standout game, finishing with 19 points and 16 rebounds, reports Xinhua.

The Trail Blazers' J.J. Hickson had a strong game as well, shooting 11-for-15 and finishing with 22 points and 11 rebounds. Rookie Damian Lillard played with a great attitude, contributing 19 points and seven assists for the Trail Blazers.

The Los Angeles Lakers are now ranked ninth in Western Conference with 27-29. They are trying their best to catch up the Houston Rockets who took the eighth place with 31-26.

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Lakers News: Kobe Bryant Reacts To Dwight Howard Altercation

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The Los Angeles Lakers began their 2014-15 season with a devastating 108-90 loss to the Houston Rockets that saw Julius Randle go down with a […] ...
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Kobe Bryant Told Julius Randle To ‘Keep His Spirits Up’ After Injury

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The Los Angeles Lakers suffered a major blow on Tuesday night losing rookie Julius Randle to a leg injury late in the game against th ...
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Only minutes after Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard nearly came to blows, Julius Randle suffered one that actually matters. The Los Angeles Lakers’ prized rookie was taken off the floor on a stretcher midway through the fourth quarter of the Houston Rockets’ win after injuring his right leg while attacking the rim. His initial diagnosis […] The post Lakers Rookie Julius Randle Breaks Leg, Gets Taken Off On Stret ...
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Dwight Howard said Tuesday that Kobe Bryant's presence with the Los Angeles Lakers had nothing to do with his decision to leave the team and sign with the Houston Rocke ...
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Michael Jordan has been more front and center as Charlotte Hornets owner than I can really remember him being previously in his tenure. He granted one-on-one interviews with both Fox Sports and ESPN (hunt through to see if he said anything profound!), and now he’s #takingover the team’s Twitter account. What type of interesting access will we receive? So far MJ’s drank coffee, taken a selfie to prove that it’s really him, and boasted about getting a free Canadian tuxedo from ...
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