Final

Regular Season Series (Game 1 of 3)

Series starts 11/9

Game 1: Tuesday, November 9th
Lakers106Final
Hornets98
Game 2: Sunday, November 28th
Hornets76Final
Lakers89
Game 3: Wednesday, December 22nd
Hornets89Final
Lakers101

Lakers 106

(3-2, 1-1 away)

Hornets 98

(0-4, 0-3 home)

Coverage: COX

7:00 PM ET, November 9, 2004

Smoothie King Center, New Orleans, LA

1 2 3 4 T
LAL 22 30 35 19106
NO 19 16 21 4298

Top Performers

Los Angeles: K. Bryant 31 Pts, 8 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Blk

New Orleans: J. Magloire 18 Pts, 11 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

Flagrant Fouls: None
Technical Fouls: 2 NEWORLEANS ( D Wesley 1, B Davis 1 )
Officials: Derek Collins , Joe Forte , Michael Smith
Attendance: 17,202
Time of Game: 02:25