L.A. Lakers 111, Phoenix 103
LAS VEGAS, Oct. 24 (Ticker) -- Brian Grant
had his first big game for
the Los Angeles Lakers, helping hand Phoenix Suns their first
Grant scored 22 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as the Lakers won
each of the first three quarters en route to a 111-103 victory.
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One of three players acquired from the Miami Heat in the
trade, Grant was 10-of-12 from the floor in 24
minutes. He had scored just seven points in 57 minutes through
his first four games with Los Angeles.
Chris Mihm scored 15 points and Kobe Bryant chipped in 12,
including a runner from the foul line to beat the third-quarter
buzzer and stake the Lakers to an 87-73 lead.
Amare Stoudemire scored 24 points for Phoenix, which was done in
by Los Angeles' 11-2 run opening the second half.
After the Indiana Pacers fell earlier Sunday night, the Suns
were the last team in the league without a loss in exhibition