Lakers slip past Rockets in OT

Kobe Bryant dropped a game-high 41 points and the Los Angeles Lakers pulled off a 103-102 victory over the Houston Rockets Wednesday night.

Los Angeles failed to cover the 2-point spread, while the 205 points made it OVER the posted total of 202.

Andrew Bynum had 17 points with 17 rebounds for a double-double in the win.

Chuck Hayes netted 14 points and hauled down 14 boards for a double-double in the loss.