Big second quarter boosts Lakers

Big second quarter boosts Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers dominated the second quarter with the rest of the game remaining close in a 117-108 win over the Toronto Raptors Tuesday night at Staples Center.

Los Angeles failed to cover the 13-point spread, while the combined score made it OVER the posted toal of 214.

Kobe Bryant led the way with a game-high 34 points, seven rebounds and seven assists for the Lakers.

T.J. Ford shot 11-for-23 from the field with 28 points and five rebounds for the Raptors.