With Nash out, Jodie Meeks will start at shooting guard, Steve Blake will start at the 1.
Fansided "This seasons Los Angeles Lakers team are going to see a mix of players switching from point guard to shooting guard throughout the entire season. Meeks is one of those players who will see time at both positions just like Steve Blake. Meeks concern right now is improving his production from..." September 28
Injuries from last season to Jordan Hill (hip) and Jodie Meeks (ankle) have healed nicely. Both are moving well.
No changes to injured Lakers guys: Nash, Blake, World Peace, Meeks and, of course, Kobe all out today.
L.A. Daily News "An MRI taken Thursday afternoon revealed that Lakers guard Jodie Meeks has a partial ligament tear in his sprained left ankle, according to a league source. The Lakers had listed Meeks as doubtful to play in Game 3 Friday of their first-round series against the San Antonio Spurs before he..." April 26
Stave Blake is out indefinitely with a strained hammy. Nash received two epidurals and a cortisone shot and is doubtful. Meeks also doubtful