Lakers News And Rumors: Starting Lineup For Season Opener?

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During media day, Mike D’Antoni didn’t have a starting lineup in mind and said that the players would determine that. Over the course of the preseason, many players like Xavier Henry and Shawne Williams exceeded expectations and made the opening day roster.

With the season opener against the Clippers on Tuesday, there were questions regarding  the starting lineup. Today, D’Antoni revealed that Shawne Williams will start at power forward since Chris Kaman has been out for the past week due to a stomach illness. Also, Steve Nash will definitely play despite dealing with a neck injury, but may sit out the following night against Golden State.

After an interesting off-season that featured low expectations from the media, it’ll be a relief to finally see these Lakers on the court again when the real season begins.

Lakers Nation News

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Chris Douglas-Roberts Shares Inspirational Story About Kobe Bryant

Lakers News: Shawne Williams Will Start In Season Opener

Lakers News: Steve Nash Likely To Start Opening Night Against Clippers

Lakers News: Mike D’Antoni Says He Could Have A 10 Man Rotation

The Most Overlooked Storylines Heading Into The New Season

Lakers Nation Videos Of The Week: Kobe’s Playing Status, Preseason Ends

Lakers News

Pau Gasol: ‘Better’ Than Expected – ESPN

Lakers’ Jim Buss: ‘I Don’t Think We’re Done Winning Championships’ – Bleacher Report

Phil Jackson Doesn’t See A Return To The Lakers – LA Times

Lakers Rumors: Breaking Down Potential Addition Of Shannon Brown – Bleacher Report

Los Angeles Lakers Waive Marcus Landry – FanIQ

NBA News

Top 10 Plays Of The 2013-14 Preaseason (VIDEO) – ProBasketballTalk

Ranking Top 100 Players In NBA – Bleacher Report

Heat Sticking With Beasley… For Now – Bleacher Report

Jazz, Hayward Not Close In Negotiations – SB Nation

NBA Cuts Roundup – SB Nation

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