LeBron James (ankle) starting in Lakers' Saturday lineup, Wesley Matthews coming off bench

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (ankle) is starting Saturday's contest against the Indiana Pacers.

What It Means:

James will make his 44th start this season after the Lakers' superstar was sidelined six more games with his ankle injury. In a fast tempo spot against a Pacers team playing with a 105.4 pace, our models project James to score 42.4 FanDuel points at the salary of $9,300.

James' projection includes 22.1 points, 6.8 rebounds, and 7.1 assists.