The Lakers (10-41) ended a 10-game losing streak with a win over the Minnesota Timberwolves (15-36) on Tuesday.
On Thursday, the Lakers have a chance to build a winning streak, visiting the New Orleans Pelicans (18-30). The Pelicans played Wednesday, falling in San Antonio to the Spurs (41-8).
New Orleans has struggled with injuries this season. Tyreke Evans (knee), Eric Gordon (finger) and Quincy Pondexter (knee) have been sidelined.
Larry Nance Jr. (knee) is out for the Lakers, while Kobe Bryant (shoulder) and Tarik Black...