STAPLES CENTER

Today, 8:30 p.m. TV: FSN

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Season series: First meeting

STAPLES CENTER

Today, 8:30 p.m. TV: FSN

Radio: 1320 AM, 98.7 FM

Season series: First meeting

12-8

PROBABLE STARTERS

F

C. Boozer........(21.3 ppg, 10.9 rpg)

P. Gasol........(17.8 ppg, 9.3 rpg)

F

R. Brewer........(11.8 ppg, 3.8 rpg)

R. Artest........(12.4 ppg, 4.8 rpg)

C

M. Okur........(13.5 ppg, 6.3 rpg)

A. Bynum........(18.2 ppg, 9.8 rpg)

G

D. Williams........(18.9 ppg, 10 apg)

D. Fisher........(7.1 ppg, 3.2 apg)

G

W. Matthews........(8.3 ppg, 1.7 rpg)

K. Bryant........(28.9 ppg, 5.5 rpg)

GAME NOTES

NOTES: This opens a back-to-back set for the Jazz, who after beating San Antonio on Monday night have won eight of their last 10. ... The Lakers have been off since Sunday, when they beat Phoenix 108-88 for their ninth straight win. ... Luke Walton (pinched nerve, back) has been out for L.A. ... The Jazz have lost seven of their last nine regular-season games vs. the Lakers.