Bryant, Gasol return to Lakers’ lineup vs. Wizards
Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol are returning to the lineup for the
Los Angeles Lakers.
Coach Mike D’Antoni says both will start against the Washington
Wizards on Friday night at Staples Center.
Bryant has missed two games with a severely sprained left ankle.
Gasol has been out since Feb. 5 with a right foot injury. They’ll
join Dwight Howard, Steve Nash and Metta World Peace in the lineup.
When the big five have all started this season, the Lakers are
The Lakers bring a seven-game home winning streak into the game
against John Wall and the Wizards.