LeBron James' former team beat his current team while he watched as the Cavaliers held off the Lakers 101-95 in Los Angeles. Cedi Osman led the Cavs with 20 points and all five Cavs' starters scored at leaste 15. Alec Burks and Tristan Thompson each tallied double-doubles as the Cavs snapped a 12-game losing streak. LeBron James missed his ninth game with a groin injury and the Lakers fell to 3-and-7 without him. Kyle Kuzma scored a team-high 29 points in defeat and Brandon Ingram added 22. The Lakers dipped to 23-and-21.
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