- Associated Press - Tuesday, December 14, 2010

WASHINGTON (AP) - Los Angeles Lakers center Andrew Bynum is set to make his season debut against the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night. Bynum’s been out after offseason surgery to repair a partially torn ligament in his right knee.

Bynum said he would come off the bench, but Lakers coach Phil Jackson said he hadn’t decided on his role.

“We hope it’s more than exercise,” Jackson said.

Jackson said at Tuesday’s shootaround Bynum would probably play 15-20 minutes.

The 23-year-old Bynum averaged 15 points and 8.3 rebounds in 65 games last season.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide