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LeBron James posted season-high 40 points as the Los Angeles Lakers defeated the New Orleans Pelicans 118-109 at home on Tuesday night.

The Lakers pushed its winning streak to six games, 44th win of the regular season, beating the Pelicans at Staples Center.

Power forward Anthony Davis scored 21 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, a double-double to help his team.

Shooting guard Danny Green also finished with 17 points and five rebounds in Pelicans victory.

Pelicans’ small forward Brandon Ingram helped his team with 34 points and seven rebounds, meanwhile rookie sensation Zion Williamson produced 29 points and six

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