■When, where: Today, 3:30 p.m., at Staples Center, Los Angeles.
■TV, radio: Ch. 5, WEEI (850).
■Scoring: Kobe Bryant 25.1, Pau Gasol 18.4, Lamar Odom 15.4.
■Rebounding: Gasol 10.6, Odom 9.5, Andrew Bynum 7.3.
■Assists: Bryant 4.9, Gasol 3.8, Odom 2.9.
■Head to head: This is the first of two meetings. The rematch in Boston will be a week from Thursday.
■Miscellany: Bryant scored 38 points in Friday’s loss to Sacramento to pass Hakeem Olajuwon for eighth place on the NBA career scoring list (26,972) . . . Forward Matt Barnes had surgery to repair a torn lateral meniscus in his right knee Jan. 11 and is not expected back until March.