Ariza is starting Monday's game against the Jazz, Kyle Goon of The Orange County Register reports. Ariza came off the bench Saturday against the Nuggets, finishing with nine points, three boards and three dimes in 21 minutes. His effort was evidently enough to give him another shot with the first unit, bumping Malik Monk to a bench role.
Ariza will come off the bench Saturday against the Nuggets, Ryan Ward of LakersNation.com reports. The Lakers will opt to start Dwight Howard to face off against Nikola Jokic. Ariza could still see extra minutes since Carmelo Anthony (back) is out.
Ariza will start Wednesday's game at Sacramento, Jason Anderson of The Sacramento Bee reports. Ariza has primarily come off the bench but will make his second start of the season Wednesday. He's averaging 3.4 points, 3.2 rebounds and 1.0 assists in 16.6 minutes per contest.
Ariza isn't starting Friday's game against Atlanta, Ryan Ward of LakersNation.com reports. Ariza made his first start of the season in Tuesday's win over the Kings. However, Stanley Johnson will draw the start Friday.
Ariza will start Tuesday's matchup against the Kings, Dave McMenamin of ESPN.com reports. Ariza, in just his fifth appearance this season, gets the nod at power forward. In his four games, he's averaged 5.3 points, 3.0 rebounds and 1.0 assists in 17.5 minutes.
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