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The Forum: Looking ahead to the offseason

The Lakers have a lot of work to do this offseason, facing serious questions about the franchise's direction going forward. Do they give the Kobe Bryant/Andrew Bynum/Pau Gasol core one more try, building up the roster around them with whatever tools available? Or, as they attempted in the failed Chris Paul deal, will the Lakers make major changes?

We preview what is certain to be a fascinating summer with ESPNLA's Ramona Shelburne.