Jordan Hill started at power forward on Tuesday and made the most of it, torching the Pelicans for a career-high 21 points, 11 rebounds, two steals and a block on 7-of-12 shooting in 26 minutes for the Lakers.
JaKarr Sampson will start at shooting guard against the Pistons on Wednesday.
John Wall is listed as questionable to face the Suns, but a team official said he thinks Wall will play.
Michael Carter-Williams (illness) will start Wednesday's game vs. the Pistons
George Hill (leg) missed practice on Wednesday.
Paul Pierce (toe) will play against the Suns on Wednesday.
Matt Barnes (abdomen) said he will play against the Jazz on Wednesday.
Tayshaun Prince said he would rather play with a contender than with the Celtics, according to the Boston Herald.
Coach Jeff Hornacek said he will not have a "hard-and-fast rule" but he "may still sit [a player who picks up a technical foul] for the end of the game."
Nick Young (ankle) missed practice on Wednesday night.
Jose Calderon (knee) is questionable to play against the Thunder on Wednesday.
Kevin Martin (wrist) is expected to make his return to the lineup against the Celtics on Wednesday.