Lakers Warriors Wayne Ellington
Photo: Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images

Wayne Ellington is the new face in the starting lineup of the Lakers for the game against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday.

Ellington joins Russell Westbrook, Anthony Davis, Kent Bazemore and Avery Bradley as starters for the 17-time NBA champions.

The Lakers will have Rajon Rondo in the lineup, after an one-game absence. On the other hand, LeBron James remains out with an abdominal strain.

With the Lakers being among the betting favorites to win the title, visit Pickswise for the latest odds in all NBA games.