LeBron James has triple-double, Lakers outlast Knicks in OT

  • Los Angeles Lakers’ LeBron James tosses powder before an NBA basketball game against the New York Knicks Tuesday in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK — LeBron James moved within 89 points of breaking the NBA’s career scoring record and climbed into fourth place on the assists list, finishing with a triple-double in his return to Madison Square Garden as the Los Angeles Lakers beat the New York Knicks 129-123 on Tuesday night.