When: 6 p.m.
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 19-36, Nets 25-27.
Record vs. Nets: 1-0.
Update: Despite their record, the Nets are alive and well in the race for a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. The Lakers lost a 27-point lead but held on for a 99-94 victory at Brooklyn in November. Nick Young scored 26 points in that game and Pau Gasol had 21.