Charlotte Hornets

Charlotte Bobcats vs.Los Angeles Lakers, 10:30 p.m., Sunday

Bobcats at Lakers

10:30 p.m., Staples Center

TV: SportSouth. Radio: WFNZ-AM 610

Projected Starters

Bobcats Lakers
Pos, Player Ppg Rpg Pos, Player Ppg Rpg
G, TBD G, K. Marshall 10.5 2.9
G, G. Henderson 15.1 4.3 G, J. Meeks 14.6 2.9
F, M. Kidd-Gilchrist 8.1 4.8 F, W. Johnson 8.4 3.7
F, J. McRoberts 8.0 5.2 F, R. Kelly 6.4 2.8
C, A. Jefferson 19.3 10.5 C, P. Gasol 16.9 10.2

Matchup to Watch

Al Jefferson vs. Pau Gasol: Assuming Gasol can play – he suffered a groin injury against the Indiana Pacers Tuesday – this is a matchup of two of the NBA’s most offensively skilled big men. Jefferson has posted 20 or more points in 10 consecutive games.


Kobe Bryant Steve Nash Mike D’Antoni

Andrew Bynum


Steve Clifford Mike Brown

Nick Young

Did you know?

Former Duke forward Ryan Kelly is just the third Lakers rookie to score 17 or more points in consecutive games in the past 20 years. The other two: Bryant and Eddie Jones.

Rick Bonnell