DALLAS, Nov. 24 (UPI) -- Antawn Jamison, Kobe Bryant and Metta World Peace each scored 19 points for Los Angeles Saturday and the Lakers smacked Dallas 115-89.
Jamison also grabbed 15 rebounds, while Dwight Howard compiled 15 points and five steals as the Lakers halted a two-game skid and improved to 2-2 under new Coach Mike D'Antoni.
Los Angeles led by as many as 37 points and dominated the Mavericks under the glass with a 61-39 rebounding advantage.
Dallas, meanwhile, fell for sixth time in contests despite 16 points from Vince Carter had 16 points and a career-high 15 from Jae Crowder.
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