Kobe Bryant, Trevor Ariza
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Lakers vs. Rockets

Kobe Bryant, Trevor Ariza

Los Angeles Lakers forward Kobe Bryant, left, drives around Houston Rockets forward Trevor Ariza during the second half on Thursday.

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Kobe Bryant, Clint Capela

The Lakers' Kobe Bryant dunks over Houston’s Clint Capela during a 107-87 Rockets win at Staples Center on Thursday.

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Julius Randle, Terrence Jones, Donatas Motiejunas

Lakers' Julius Randle (30) reacts as he loses the ball out of bounds between Rockets’ Terrence Jones (6) and Donatas Motiejunas (20) during a 107-87 Rockets win at Staples Center on Thursday.

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Kobe Bryant, Trevor Ariza

Los Angeles Lakers forward Kobe Bryant, right, battles Houston Rockets forward Trevor Ariza for the loose ball during the second half on Thursday.

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Julius Randle, Dwight Howard, Clint Capela, Roy Hibbert

Lakers’ Julius Randle attempts a layup between Rcokets’ Dwight Howard (12) and Clint Capela (15) as Roy Hibbert (17) looks on during a 107-87 Rockets win at Staples Center on Thursday.

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Kobe Bryant, Dwight Howard

Los Angeles Lakers forward Kobe Bryant, left, and Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard chat during the second half on Thursday.

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Dwight Howard, Kobe Bryant

The Houston Rockets’ Dwight Howard, left, grabs a rebound away from Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant in the first half of a game on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015.

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Kobe Bryant, Trevor Ariza

Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant, right, works against Houston Rockets’ Trevor Ariza in first half on Thursday.

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Kobe Bryant

Los Angeles Lakers forward Kobe Bryant watches during the second half against the Houston Rockets on Thursday.

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Dwight Howard, Roy Hibbert

Rockets center Dwight Howard slips past Lakers center Roy Hibbert while trying to score in the first half Thursday night.

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Kobe Bryant, Trevor Ariza, Clint Capela

Lakers guard Kobe Bryant is trapped by Rockets forwards Trevor Ariza, left, and Clint Capela during the first half.

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Roy Hibbert, James Harden

Rockets guard James Harden passes around Lakers center Roy Hibbert during the first half Thursday night.

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Preview: Banged-up Lakers return home to host Houston Rockets

Rockets guard James Harden is fouled by Lakers center Roy Hibbert during a game on Dec. 17.

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Kobe Bryant, Trevor Ariza

Lakers guard Kobe Bryant tracks down a loose ball ahead of Rockets forward Trevor Ariza during the first half.

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