When: 5 PDT.
Where: TD Garden.
On the air: TV: TNT; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 14-11, Celtics 14-10.
Record vs. Celtics (2010-11): 1-1.
Update: After a dreadful start, the Celtics have won five consecutive games and nine of their last 10. They are averaging only 90.8 points, 25th in the NBA, but giving up 86.5 points a game, best in the league. The Celtics haven't been dominant at home, going a pedestrian 10-6, including losses to Phoenix and Cleveland.