Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) – Lamar Odom scored 11 points during a fourth-quarter Lakers surge, leading Los Angeles to a 93-81 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers at Wells Fargo Center.
Odom scored a season-high 28 points in all for the Lakers, who used a 23-4 run early in the fourth to win their fourth straight game. Pau Gasol added 19 points and 13 rebounds, while Matt Barnes had 15 points in the win.
Kobe Bryant struggled for the field for a season-low nine points, but his teammates were able to pick up the pace. Los Angeles outscored Philadelphia, 35-19, in the fourth quarter.
Spencer Hawes continued his recent strong play with 18 points and 13 rebounds, but the Sixers lost for only the second time in their last nine home games. Andre Iguodala also had 18 points, but nobody else on Philadelphia broke double digits in scoring.