PHILADELPHIA (AP) Kobe Bryant scored 34 points, Metta World Peace added 19 points and a career-high 16 rebounds and the Los Angeles Lakers won consecutive games for the first time in nearly a month with a 111-98 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday.
Dwight Howard had 17 points and 11 rebounds for the Lakers, who improved to 11-14. Darius Morris had a career-high 15 points, all in the first half, and Chris Duhon scored 14.
The Lakers, who beat Washington 102-96 on Friday night, won two in a row for the first time since a three-game streak from Nov. 16-20.
Nick Young paced the reeling Sixers (12-12) with 30 points.