LeBron James
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LeBron James, who had double-digit points and assists by halftime, scored 31 points (on 11/21 shooting), grabbed 13 rebounds, tallied two steals and handed out 12 assists in the Los Angeles Lakers’ 117-107 victory over the Phoenix Suns at Staples Center on Wednesday night. The Lakers, who won their third game in a row, improved to 27-7, whereas the Suns dropped to 13-21. After the game, James talked on LAL’s win and NBA’s ex-commissioner David Stern:

James’ eighth triple-double of the season: