Lakers' Wesley Matthews starting for injured Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

The Los Angeles Lakers will start Wesley Matthews in place of Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (knee) for Sunday's game against the Phoenix Suns.

What It Means:

Caldwell-Pope was ruled out an hour before game time, and the Lakers have opted to fill his spot in the lineup with Wesley Matthews.

Matthews currently has a $3,500 and has averaged 8.9 points, 3 rebounds, and 1.7 assists per 36 minutes this season.