Fields scores 18 as Raptors beat struggling Lakers

Fields scores 18 as Raptors beat struggling Lakers
January 20, 2013, 3:43 pm

Los Angeles Lakers forward Dwight Howard, right, looks at the referees with teammate Metta World Peace, left, after being ejected from the game while playing against the Toronto Raptors during first half NBA basketball action in Toronto on Sunday Jan. 20, 2013. (AP Photo/THE CANADIAN PRESS,Nathan Denette)

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TORONTO (AP) Landry Fields had a season-high 18 points and 10 rebounds as the Toronto Raptors sent the Los Angeles Lakers to their fifth straight road loss, 108-103 on Sunday.

Kobe Bryant scored 26 points and Pau Gasol had 25 for the Lakers, whose road skid is their longest in six years. Dwight Howard was ejected after drawing his second technical foul with 1:18 left in the first half.

Jose Calderon had 22 points and nine assists while Ed Davis had 18 points and eight rebounds for Toronto. Alan Anderson added 14 points and eight assists as the Raptors ended a four-game losing streak against the Lakers.

Bryant made 10 of 32 shots, including 3 of 12 on 3-pointers.