NBA: LA Lakers 123, Seattle 121 (OT)

Jan. 15, 2008 at 2:13 AM

SEATTLE, Jan. 15 (UPI) -- Kobe Bryant scored a season-high 48 points Monday, including the Lakers' last six points in overtime, to give Los Angeles a 123-121 win over Seattle.

Kwame Brown added 10 points and 10 rebounds for the Lakers, who have won a season-best seven in a row.

Nick Collison had 24 points and 18 rebounds, while Kevin Durant added 19 points for the Sonics, who have lost seven straight.

Seattle led 121-117 after Kurt Thomas hit a shot with 3:03 to play. But after Dallas missed two free throws, Bryant hit a short jumper and then followed missed Dallas shots with a bank shot and another jumper to put the win in the Lakers' column.

Durant nailed a three-pointer with 46.3 seconds left to force overtime.

Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Trending News
Steve Kerr takes leave from Golden State Warriors for back rehab
Hall of Famer Warren Sapp avoids jail in plea deal
Report: Miami Marlins interview Bo Porter for manager's job
Chicago Bears: Jay Cutler practices, might return in Week 4 from hamstring injury