Lakers 99, Knicks 82
Kobe Bryant had 28 points as the Lakers handed the Knicks their second straight loss. Carmelo Anthony had 27 points.
Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant, left, goes up for a shot as New York Knicks center Tyson Chandler, right, defends, while guard Bill Walker, center, and forward Josh Harrellson (55) look on during the first half. (Dec. 29, 2011)
Derek Fisher of the Los Angeles Lakers goes up for a layup in the first half on Dec. 29, 2011.
Los Angeles Lakers forward Josh McRoberts dunks during the first half. (Dec. 29, 2011)