Boston, Massachusetts (Sporting Alert) — Dwight Howard returns the Los Angeles Lakers starting lineup in tonight’s NBA clash with the Boston Celtics at TD Garden.
Kobe Bryant will join Steve Nash at the guard positions, while Metta World Peace and Earl Clark play at the forward.
Meanwhile, the Boston Celtics, who are without leading point guard Rajon Rondo for the remainder of the season, start with Avery Bradley and Courtney Lee at the guard positions, with Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett starting as well.
BOSTON CELTICS vs LA LAKERS
LA Lakers: Steve Nash – G; Kobe Bryant – G; Metta World Peace – F; Earl Clark – F; Dwight Howard – C
Boston Celtics: Avery Bradley – G; Courtney Lee – G; Paul Pierce – F; Brandon Bass – F; Kevin Garnett – C