Los Angeles Lakers: direction

The Forum: Are the Lakers in decline?

December, 17, 2011
12/17/11
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Kamenetzky By Andy Kamenetzky
ESPNLosAngeles.com
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The direction of the Lakers is being questioned by everyone from fans to media to Kobe Bean Bryant himself. Whether because of the new CBA less friendly to high-spending franchises, Lamar Odom's abrupt trade or Jim Buss' increasing power, there's a nervous, skeptical vibe surrounding the team. Is this justified?

Along with Dave McMenamin, we discuss the present and future of the Lakers.

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TEAM LEADERS

POINTS
Kobe Bryant
PTS AST STL MIN
24.6 4.9 1.4 35.4
OTHER LEADERS
ReboundsJ. Hill 8.3
AssistsK. Bryant 4.9
StealsK. Bryant 1.4
BlocksE. Davis 1.2