In their first game since Jeremy Lin and others called out Kobe Bryant for not sharing the ball, the Lakers scored their second win of the season.
The Lakers beat the Atlanta Hawks 114 – 109. Jeremy Lin had his best game of the season, getting a double double with 15 points and 10 assists. He went six of seven from the field. Kobe Bryant scored 28 points in just 18 shots. Carlos Boozer who also was critical of Kobe after the last game added 20 points with ten rebounds and Nick Young returned from an injury, contributing 17 points.