LeBron James sings the national anthem prior to the start of a team USA exhibition game against the Dominican Republic, July 12, 2012, at the Thomas and Mack Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, (photo credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Los Angeles Lakers star forward LeBron James is targeting Tuesday vs. New York for return to the lineup from a sore right ankle. Los Angeles has a 38-30 record and is sitting in the 7th spot in the West.