The Charlotte Bobcats play the Los Angeles Lakers at Time Warner Cable Arena. The Bobcats have not found their stride this season, currently holding a 10-13 record. Entering the game with a 10-12 record, the Lakers look to be more than just average. This game is slated to start at 7:00 pm EST and it will be covered by TWC SN and SportSouth.
The Bobcats are regrouping after their loss to the Pacers, 99-94. Al Jefferson was the game's leading scorer as he had a good game, scoring 21 points. The Lakers, meanwhile, are coming off a demoralizing 122-97 loss at the hands of the Thunder. Pau Gasol accumulated 14 points, as well as 7 rebounds and 3 assists.
Second-chance opportunities project to be few and far between for Los Angeles in this contest. They rank 26th in the NBA in offensive rebounding (OR% of 22.7%), while Charlotte is best in the league on the defensive backboards (DR% of 77.4%).