Final

Regular Season Series (Game 3 of 3)

Series starts 11/9

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

Hornets 89

(2-23, 1-13 away)

Lakers 101

(14-11, 9-5 home)

    Coverage: FSW

    7:30 PM ET, December 22, 2004

    STAPLES Center, Los Angeles, CA

    1 2 3 4 T
    NO 21 22 21 2589
    LAL 27 21 23 30101

    Top Performers

    NO: P. Brown 14 Pts, 17 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Blk

    LAL: C. Atkins 30 Pts, 7 Reb, 4 Ast

    Flagrant Fouls: 1 LALAKERS ( C Butler 1 )
    Technical Fouls: 2 LALAKERS ( C Mihm 1 ) NEWORLEANS ( D Dickau 1 )
    Officials: Bennett Salvatore , Tommy Nunez , Violet Palmer
    Attendance: 18,477
    Time of Game: 02:11