NBA: Los Angeles Lakers 91, San Antonio 86

LOS ANGELES, April 15 (UPI) -- Dwight Howard racked up 26 points with 17 rebounds Sunday and the Los Angeles Lakers overcame the loss of Kobe Bryant with a 91-86 win over San Antonio.

NBA: LA Lakers 113, Sacramento 102

LOS ANGELES, March 18 (UPI) -- Antawn Jamison and Steve Blake combined for nine 3-pointers Sunday and the injury-riddled Los Angeles Lakers got past Sacramento 113-102.

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers 116, Minnesota 94

LOS ANGELES, March 1 (UPI) -- Kobe Bryant led the way with 33 points Thursday and the Los Angeles Lakers steadily pulled away to defeat Minnesota 116-94.

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers 113, Boston 99

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- Dwight Howard was one of seven Los Angeles players in double figures Wednesday and the Lakers honored their late owner by downing Boston 113-99.

NBA: LA Clippers 125, LA Lakers 101

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 15 (UPI) -- Blake Griffin scored 16 of his 22 points in the first quarter Thursday and the Los Clippers led wire-to-wire in a 125-101 rout of the Los Angeles Lakers.

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers 111, Minnesota 100

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 2 (UPI) -- Pau Gasol returned to the Los Angeles starting lineup Friday and celebrated with 22 points in lifting the Lakers over Minnesota 111-100.

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers 113, Cleveland 93

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Kobe Bryant pumped in 23 points and Dwight Howard added 22 Sunday in the Los Angeles Lakers' 113-93 cruise over Cleveland, breaking a six-game skid.

NBA: LA Lakers 103, New Orleans 87

NEW ORLEANS, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Kobe Bryant became the fifth NBA player to reach 30,000 points in a career Wednesday, scoring 29 in leading the Los Angeles Lakers past New Orleans 103-87.

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers 122, Denver 103

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 1 (UPI) -- Antawn Jamison came off the bench to pace a tremendous shooting performance Friday that brought the Los Angeles Lakers a 122-103 win over Denver.

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers 115, Dallas 89

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.

NBA: San Antonio 114, Cleveland 98

SAN ANTONIO, April 22 (UPI) -- San Antonio's Manu Ginobili and Stephen Jackson combined for 37 points Sunday and the Spurs downed Cleveland 114-98 for their seventh straight win.

NBA: Orlando 100, Cleveland 84

CLEVELAND, April 15 (UPI) -- Jameer Nelson pumped in 21 points and handed out nine assists Sunday, propelling Orlando to a 100-84 win over Cleveland and a post-season berth.

NBA: Indiana 104, Cleveland 98 (OT)

CLEVELAND, April 11 (UPI) -- Danny Granger's five points in overtime Wednesday helped Indiana overcome a meltdown late in regulation en route to a 104-98 win over Cleveland.

NBA: Cleveland 103, Charlotte 90

CLEVELAND, April 10 (UPI) -- Lester Hudson turned in an all-around game with 25 points, eight rebounds and six assists Tuesday in the Cleveland Cavaliers' 103-90 win over Charlotte.

NBA: New Jersey 122, Cleveland 117 (OT)

NEWARK, N.J., April 8 (UPI) -- Gerald Green poured in 32 points Sunday and the New Jersey Nets scratched out a 122-117 overtime win over Cleveland.

NBA: Cleveland 84, Toronto 80

TORONTO, April 6 (UPI) -- Antawn Jamison produced 16 of his 25 points in the final period Friday to rally the Cleveland Cavaliers past Toronto 84-80.

NBA: San Antonio 125, Cleveland 90

CLEVELAND, April 3 (UPI) -- Tony Parker and Danny Green scored 19 points apiece Tuesday and the San Antonio Spurs won their 11th game in 12 tries with a 125-90 rout of Cleveland.

NBA: New York 91, Cleveland 75

NEW YORK, March 31 (UPI) -- J.R. Smith scored 20 points and Carmelo Anthony added 19 Saturday, helping New York overcome the loss of Jeremy Lin and dispatch Cleveland 91-75.

NBA: Detroit 87, Cleveland 75

CLEVELAND, March 28 (UPI) -- Tayshaun Prince equaled his season high with 29 points and added eight rebounds Wednesday to lead Detroit past Cleveland 87-75.

NBA: Philadelphia 103, Cleveland 85

PHILADELPHIA, March 27 (UPI) -- Jodie Meeks pumped in a career-high 31 points Tuesday, draining seven 3-pointers in the Philadelphia 76ers' 103-85 victory over Cleveland.

NBA: Orlando 93, Cleveland 80

ORLANDO, Fla., March 23 (UPI) -- Ryan Anderson had 17 points to lead all five Orlando starters in double figures Friday and the Magic coasted to a 93-80 victory over Cleveland.

NBA: Cleveland 105, New Jersey 100

NEWARK, N.J., March 19 (UPI) -- Cleveland rookies Tristan Thompson and Kyrie Irving combined for 53 points Monday and the Cavaliers bested New Jersey 105-100.

NBA: Toronto 96, Cleveland 88

CLEVELAND, March 13 (UPI) -- Jerryd Bayless pumped in 20 points and distributed seven assists Tuesday, helping Toronto break a two-game losing streak with a 96-88 victory over Cleveland.

NBA: Cleveland 118, Houston 107

CLEVELAND, March 11 (UPI) -- Kyrie Irving went on a 16-point tear late in the game Sunday to boost the Cleveland Cavaliers past Houston 118-107.

NBA: Cleveland 96, Oklahoma City 90

OKLAHOMA CITY, March 9 (UPI) -- Kyrie Irving scored five points during a late 12-0 Cleveland run Friday that gave the Cavaliers a 96-90 win over Oklahoma City.
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