The 35-year-old featured in his first game in almost eight months on Sunday when he played in his side's 106-94 loss to the Toronto Raptors in the NBA.
"My rhythm is completely out of sync in terms of being able to read passing lanes and judge the timing of players in between those lanes and so forth," ESPN quotes him as saying. "But I guess it's a start. I guess a start is good."
The Lakers are currently fourth in the Pacific Division with a record of 10-10.