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* Where, when: Tonight, 10:30, at Staples Center, Los Angeles.
* TV, radio: FSN, WWZN (1510 AM).
* Records: Los Angeles is 26-24 (third in the Pacific Division); Boston is 27-26 (first in the Atlantic Division).
* Scoring: Kobe Bryant 27.8, Lamar Odom 15.7, Caron Butler 14.6.
* Rebounds: Odom 10.3, Chris Mihm 6.9, Bryant 6.2.
* Assists: Bryant 6.6, Chucky Atkins 4.5, Odom 3.5.
* Head to head: This is the first of two meetings.
* Miscellany: The Lakers are 2-5 since coach Rudy Tomjanovich resigned Feb. 2 and Frank Hamblen took over . . . Bryant returned from a right ankle sprain Feb. 13; He played 29 minutes in Sunday's All-Star Game, scoring 16 points . . . Odom is questionable tonight because of intestinal flu.

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