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COLOR PHOTOPhotograph by John W. McDonough HIGH HEELS   A soaring Kobe Bryant loses the handle on this drive against Pacers guard Fred Jones during the Lakers' 103-94 victory in Los Angeles on Sunday. Bryant finished with a game-high 37 points.