LOS ANGELES (AP) - This was another of those magical Kobe Bryant games at Staples Center. Bryant scored 30 of his 52 points in the
fourth quarter and overtime to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a
108-104 victory over the Dallas Mavericks.
Bryant hit the 50-point mark for the 22nd time in his career and
first time this season. He went 15-of-27 from the floor. Constantly
driving and drawing fouls, Bryant was 20-of-27 from the line.
Newcomer Pau Gasol added 17 points and 14 rebounds for the