Gasol scores 24 points, Young has 21 and Lakers beat Curry-less Warriors 102-95

Pau Gasol had 24 points and 10 rebounds, Nick Young scored 14 of his 21 points in the second half, and the Los Angeles Lakers took advantage of Stephen Curry's absence for a 102-95 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Friday night.

Jordan Farmar and Steve Blake scored 14 points apiece for the Lakers, who returned from four days off to win consecutive games for the first time all season.

David Lee had 21 points and 13 rebounds, and Harrison Barnes scored 20 points in the Warriors' second straight loss without Curry, who missed both games with a concussion.

Andre Iguodala, who replaced Curry as the Warriors' point guard, had six points and six assists before limping to the locker room in the third quarter with a strained left hamstring.