LOS ANGELES, Jan. 15 (Xinhua) -- Lakers' two big stars Kobe and Howard got together to give Milwaukee Bucks a heavy blow on Tuesday night, "Black Mamba" contributed 31 points and six assists while Dwight Howard donated double-double of 31 points 16 rebounds and four blocks.
The Lakers won their second game in a row, defeating the Milwaukee Bucks 104-88.
The Lakers played a strong defensive game, holding the Bucks to 35.8% from the field. However, Milwaukee still did a good job on the boards, grabbing 21 offensive rebounds to the Lakers' eight.
Steve Nash made 11 assists and eight points, World Peace had 12 points and six rebounds while Jamison added 10 points and eight rebounds for the Lakers.
The Bucks Guard Monta Ellis scored 17 points on 6-16 shooting, Brandon Jennings had 12 points, reserve Beno Udrih got 14 points and Mike Dunleavy donated 10 points.