LeBron James (ankle) will play in Lakers' Sunday matchup against Pelicans

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (ankle) is available for Sunday's game against the New Orleans Pelicans.

What It Means:

James will play in the second game of Los Angeles' back-to-back despite logging 28 minutes on Saturday. In a favorable spot against a Pelicans team ranked 23rd in defensive efficiency, our models project James to score 43.1 FanDuel points.

James' projection includes 22.2 points, 6.9 rebounds, and 7.4 assists.