The Lakers stumble in the end, but get the victory anyway against the Pistons.
The Lakers have now beaten the Minnesota Timberwolves 20 straight times. Tonight's contest was won with a team effort from the purple and gold.
The streak stops at three, with the Lakers unable to finish in Phoenix.
Lakers get their 20th win against a three-point shooting Hornets team.
Kobe Bryant leads the Lakers in the biggest win over the season against Kevin Durant and the OKC Thunder.
And the hits just keep on coming for these lowly Lakers. It's another loss in the books for a team who has forgotten how to win.
THe Lakers tried tonight, but the Miami Heat's defense was just too much to overcome.
The Lakers got their second win in a row this year, with Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard leading the way.
The Lakers go wire-to-wire with the Cleveland Cavaliers and come out on top for the first time in the new year.
The Lakers continue on their dark path as Kevin Durant and the OKC Thunder get an easy victory at Staples.
The Lakers start strong, but fail to sustain their efforts throughout. 2013 remains a winless year thusfar.
Not even 38 points from Kobe Bryant or a double-double from both Dwight Howard and Steve Nash could help the Lakers fend off the Chris Paul-led Clippers.
The Lakers' defense continues to elude them and the Philadelphia 76ers took advantage.
Dwight Howard led the way on defense and Steve Nash guided the offense - it was a wire to wire victory for the Lakers to end the year.