Bynum Named Player of the Week

The Los Angeles Lakers’ Andrew Bynum today was named the Western Conference Players of the Week for games played Monday, April 9, through Sunday, April 15.

Bynum led the Lakers to a 4-0 week behind averages of 21.8 points, a league-best 16.3 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.5 blocks. Bynum posted three point-rebound double-doubles on the week, including a 16-point, 30-rebound effort on April 11 during a 98-84 win over San Antonio.