The teams played Friday in San Antonio, with the Spurs pulling away easily for a 122-104 win.
San Antonio has the best record in the league. The Lakers continue to struggle, officially eliminated from postseason contention.
The Lakers will play without
Unfortunately for the Lakers, Gasol's performance was just a drop in the well -- the Spurs went up early and kept an easy lead for the victory.
The Lakers have had four days off, which should mean fresh legs. The Spurs will need more from Duncan on Wednesday.
The Spurs dominated the Lakers through and through, with five reserves in double figures. The Lakers looked exhausted, playing in San Antonio on the second night of a back-to-back.
On the season, Parker is the Spurs' leading scorer at 17.5 points a game while shooting 50.2% from the field and 38.7% from three-point range.
With Farmar out, the Lakers will need a big night from
None are even close to true point guards.
The Lakers have 16 games left with lottery position at stake. The Spurs should add one more in the Lakers' loss column.