Metta World Peace scored a season-high 17 points with five boards, one assist, two steals, one block and two 3-pointers in 19 minutes in Tuesday's loss to the Clippers.
Metta World Peace said that he wants to play in the NBA for 2-4 more years.
Metta World Peace was tossed from Tuesday's game vs. the Grizzlies for arguing with an official.
Metta World Peace started on Tuesday vs. the Kings, finishing with two points, two boards and one assist in 19 minutes.
Metta World Peace will start on Tuesday vs. the Kings.
Metta World Peace is expected to start in place of Kobe Bryant (shoulder) for Tuesday's game vs. the Kings.
Metta World Peace recently stated that he'd like to play "a couple more years" in the NBA.
The Lakers are likely to guarantee Metta World Peace's contract for the season, a source told the Los Angeles Times.
Metta World Peace is unconcerned about his contract status with the Lakers.
Lakers head coach Byron Scott said Metta World Peace is playing an important role for Los Angeles.
Metta World Peace will start on Monday vs. the Suns in place of Kobe Bryant.
Metta World Peace missed all nine shots from the field with no points, three rebounds and one steal in 18 minutes off the bench on Friday.
With Kobe Bryant (back) out Wednesday, Metta World Peace took his place in the starting lineup and had nine points on 4-of-7 FGs, one 3-pointer, two rebounds, one steal and one block in 27 minutes.
Metta World Peace will again draw the start at small forward for Wednesday's game against the Magic with Kobe Bryant (back) sidelined.