Warriors rout Lakers in exhibition game

Updated: October 8, 2012, 12:37 AM ET
Associated Press

FRESNO, Calif. -- ">David Lee scored 19 points and ">Klay Thompson added 18 to help the ">Golden State Warriors beat the ">Los Angeles Lakers 110-83 on Sunday night in both teams' exhibition opener.

Lee scored 13 points and grabbed four rebounds in the third quarter when the Warriors outscored the Lakers 37-10, turning a nine-point halftime deficit into an 86-66 lead.

">Kobe Bryant, ">Metta World Peace and ">Jordan Hill scored 10 points apiece for the Lakers, who were without center ">Dwight Howard (back). ">Steve Nash had five points and three assists in his Lakers debut.

None of the Lakers' projected starters played in the second half.

Rookie ">Harrison Barnes and ">Carl Landry added 13 points apiece for Golden State. The Warriors were without starters ">Andrew Bogut (foot) and ">Stephen Curry (ankle), though both dressed.


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