L.A. Lakers vs. San Antonio Spurs: Live Score, Results and Game Highlights

Daniel O'Brien@@DanielO_BRFeatured ColumnistJanuary 9, 2013

LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 23:  Tim Duncan #21 of the San Antonio Spurs looks to pass over Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers in Game Two of the Western Conference Finals during the 2008 NBA Playoffs on May 23, 2008 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
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The shorthanded Los Angeles Lakers mounted a valiant comeback, but fell short against the San Antonio Spurs Wednesday night, 108-105.

San Antonio was the more polished team in both halves, with six players in double figures. Los Angeles was carried by the efforts of Kobe Bryant (27 points), Metta World Peace (23 points) and Earl Clark (22 points).

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