Hornets overcome LeBron’s comeback, hold off Lakers 134-130


              Former NBA players Miles Bridges, right, and Scottie Pippen, second from left, talk during the second half of a basketball game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Charlotte Hornets on Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
            
              Former NBA players Miles Bridges, right, and Scottie Pippen, second from left, watch the second half of a basketball game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Charlotte Hornets on Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
            
              Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James, left, sits next to injured teammates Anthony Davis, center, and Juan Toscano-Anderson during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Charlotte Hornets on Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
            
              Charlotte Hornets guard LaMelo Ball (1) reacts after making a 3-point basket during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game Los Angeles Lakers on Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
            
              Charlotte Hornets guard Terry Rozier (3) scores past Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonnie Walker IV during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
            
              Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (6) dribbles past Charlotte Hornets center Mason Plumlee during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
            
              Charlotte Hornets guard Kelly Oubre Jr. (12) dunks against the Los Angeles Lakers during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Hornets overcome LeBron’s comeback, hold off Lakers 134-130