Lakers beat Atlanta Hawks, 86-78
Kobe Bryant had 10 points and made only five of 18 shots as the Lakers improved to 12-2 at home. Pau Gasol also shot poorly, scoring 20 points on nine-for-22 shooting.
Andrew Bynum was their most consistent shooter, making seven of 10 shots and finishing with 15 points. He also had 15 rebounds.
-- Mike Bresnahan
Photo: Lakers forward Pau Gasol, left, dunks during the first half of Tuesday's victory over the Atlanta Hawks. Credit: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times