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Los Angeles 104, Seattle 101

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Brian Cook scored 11 of his 16 points in
the fourth quarter and the Los Angeles Lakers rallied for a 104-101
preseason victory over the Seattle SuperSonics on Thursday night.

Ronny Turiaf added 15 points and Kwame Brown scored 11 for the
Lakers.

Nick Collison scored 20 points for the Sonics, while Ray Allen
and Rashard Lewis each added 15.

Los Angeles, which trailed by as many as 12 points in the second
quarter, used a 7-0 run to take a 102-95 lead with one minute to
play.

Seattle scored six points in a 37-second span to narrow the
deficit to 102-101 with 9.8 seconds remaining. But Turiaf made two
free throws with 8.2 seconds left to secure the win.

Guard Luke Ridnour did not accompany the Sonics to Anaheim after
injuring his right thumb in Wednesday night's victory over
Portland. X-rays were negative and team officials said Ridnour is
doubtful for Sunday's exhibition game in Chicago.

Kobe Bryant of the Lakers missed his second consecutive
exhibition game while recovering from offseason knee surgery.