Lakers react to updated NBA Health and Safety protocols

PHOENIX, ARIZONA - DECEMBER 18: Head coach Frank Vogel of the Los Angeles Lakers reacts during the first half of the NBA preseason game against the Phoenix Suns at Talking Stick Resort Arena on December 18, 2020 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

The Los Angeles Lakers reacted to the decision of the NBA to update the Health and Safety protocols, due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Lakers head coach, Frank Vogel, and center Marc Gasol shared their approval for the changes and noted the defending champions will comply with the rules.

Vogel and Gasol said the Lakers will do everything they can to help the league continue the season as safe as possible.