The Miami Heat defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 101-95 on Christmas Day.
Playing without Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles hung around before slipping to the big three.
Chris Bosh, Dwyane Wade and LeBron James gave the national audience a show, playing with chemistry and leaving some highlights under the tree.
Bosh and Wade each had 23 points and James added 19 points in the Heat’s sixth straight win.
Bosh grabbed 11 rebounds and Ray Allen made four 3-pointers for 12 points, helping Miami improve to 5-0 against the Lakers on the holiday.
Miami shot 51 percent from the field while improving to 7-0 against the Western Conference this season. It was its 19th straight win overall against West opponents.