Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 5-5; Nets 6-2.
Record vs. Nets (2011-12): 1-0.
Update: Brooklyn is off to a surprising 6-2 start, including five consecutive victories. Nets point guard Deron Williams is averaging 18 points and eight assists. Center Brook Lopez is averaging 17.8 points after missing almost all of last season. The Lakers have won eight consecutive games against the Nets, their last loss coming in November 2007.
— Mike Bresnahan