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Jackson appears to have lost patience with his star-studded team, which seemed road-weary and disinterested.

In the second half, the Zen Master yelled at Gasol during two separate timeouts and the 11-time champion coach was animated while showing the Lakers what they were doing wrong on his erasable clipboard.

Parker’s jumper to end the first half capped an 8-0 spurt by the Cavs.

As his players left the floor, Jackson remained seated in his orthopedic high chair, stunned by his team’s shocking ineptitude.

Bryant didn’t take the loss in Charlotte well, and he was still in a surly mood following the Lakers’ morning shootaround. Maybe it didn’t help that he had to spend two days in chilly Cleveland, but Bryant was clearly not over L.A.’s poor performance on Wednesday.

“Next game,” he snapped.

Bryant, who was bothered by flu-like symptoms earlier in the week, refused to discuss what happened against the Bobcats or if he and his teammates worked on anything in particular.

Things didn’t start well for the champions. Bryant picked up his second foul with 5:37 left in the first quarter, and on his way to the bench he said something to referee Kane Fitzgerald and was slapped with a technical. With Bryant out, the Cavs went on an 11-2 run and opened a 10-point lead.

The Lakers were out of sync, and their sloppy play was perhaps best shown during a second-quarter possession when Gasol turned and fired a pass to where he expected a teammate to be. No one was there and the ball skipped into the feet of Los Angeles’ coaches.

Notes: Bryant credits Scott with being his mentor when he joined the NBA. The two remain close friends. Bryant sympathizes with what Scott has endured during a trying first season with Cleveland. “This is tough for him,” Bryant said. “He’s competitive. It’s killing him.” … Following shootaround, Jackson and Odom stood behind the glass and watched a few minutes of the Lake Erie Monsters’ hockey game. … Browns players Joshua Cribbs and Joe Haden were in attendance. … Cavs G Mo Williams, who recently returned after missing 13 games with a hip flexor, started but played just 3 minutes. The team said he wasn’t re-injured.