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Lakers' Wesley Johnson is 'fine' after playing small ball
Lakers' Wesley Johnson is 'fine' after playing small ball

Wesley Johnson swears he's OK. He laughs when told he survived the NBA equivalent of back-to-back car accidents. The slender Johnson just ended a two-day trek through burly land, guarding brawny Pacers power forward David West on Tuesday and the Grizzlies' 7-foot-1 center Marc Gasol on Wednesday. Someone gets the bad assignment on defense if Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni wants to go small ball, and Johnson was that guy this week. "I'm actually fine," Johnson said Wednesday after the Lakers lost to the Memphis Grizzlies, 108-103. "I've got normal tiredness from running but body-wise from the banging, I'm fine." He said he didn't mind...

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