Up next for Lakers: Thursday at Denver
On the air:
TV: Channel 9, TNT; Radio: 710; 1330.
Lakers 55-22; Nuggets 51-27.
Record vs. Nuggets:
The Lakers were soundly defeated by Denver in November, 105-79, and again in early February, 126-113, but beat them on Feb. 28, 95-89. In the Lakers’ victory, Kobe Bryant scored only 14 points on three-for-17 shooting but Ron Artest held Carmelo Anthony to one of his worst games this season: 21 points on seven-for-19 shooting with eight turnovers and six fouls.
— Mike Bresnahan