Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Los Angeles Lakers, Game 69 preview

LOS ANGELES — The Cavs (45-23) play the Los Angeles Lakers (20-49) at 9:30 p.m. Sunday night.

Last meeting: The Cavs won 119-108 at The Q on Dec. 17.

Cavs fast fact: LeBron James needs one more double-double to tie his career high of 36 set in 2012-13.

Cavs injuries: Kyle Korver (sore left foot) is out.

Lakers fast fact: Nick Young has 170 3-pointers this season, 13 shy of Nick Van Exel’s team record of 183 in 1994-95.

Lakers injuries: Tarik Black (flu) is questionable; Larry Nance Jr. (right wrist sprain) and Nick Young (left ring finger sprain) are probable.

Probable starters:

Cavs

F LeBron James (26.0 ppg; 8.4 rpg; 8.9 apg)

F Kevin Love (8.0 ppg; 9.6 rpg; 1.0 apg)

C Tristan Thompson (8.0 ppg; 9.6 rpg; 1.0 apg)  

G Iman Shumpert (7.9 ppg; 3.0 rpg; 1.4 apg)

G Kyrie Irving (25.1 ppg; 3.4 rpg; 5.9 apg)

Lakers

F Brandon Ingram (8.7 ppg; 4.0 rpg; 2.1 apg)

F Julius Randle (13.0 ppg; 8.7 rpg; 3.8 apg)

C Ivica Zubac (7.1 ppg; 4.1 rpg; 0.6 apg)

G Nick Young (13.2 ppg; 2.3 rpg; 1.0 apg)

G Jordan Clarkson (14.6 ppg; 2.9 rpg; 2.3 apg)

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