Lakers 106, Nets 87

Kobe Bryant scored 30 points on 11-for-17 shooting tonight and Pau Gasol added 20 points on 8-for-13 shooting as the Lakers handed the New Jersey Nets their record-tying 17th consecutive loss to start the season. Jordan Farmar added a season-high 15 points in a reserve role as the Lakers won their sixth in a row, all by double digits. Brook Lopez led the Nets with 26 points and 12 rebounds.