Article Photos: Bryant eclipses 30,000, Lakers beat Hornets 103-87 4/6

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant (24) shoots over New Orleans Hornets center Robin Lopez (15) in the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012. With the basket, Bryant became the youngest player in NBA history to break 30,000 points. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)