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The Lakers' Kobe Bryant (right) passes around Ekpe Udoh of the Milwaukee Bucks at Staples Center on Tuesday in Los Angeles. The Lakers won 104-88. The Lakers won their second game in a row after enduring a six-game losing skid. Harry How / Agence France-Presse
Kobe Bryant played relentless defense, spurring his fellow Los Angeles Lakers to do the same. Dwight Howard dominated the paint, scoring easy baskets and blocking shots against the bewildered Bucks.