With Pau Gasol back in the lineup, the road to the West title goes through L.A. again.
Originally Published: November 19, 2009By J.A. Adande | ESPN.com
For the record, Andrew Bynum got the first touch. Pau Gasol got the first basket, tipping in a missed shot to start the Lakers on their way to a 108-93 victory over the Bulls. So it began, the process of figuring out how things would work now that the Lakers had their starting lineup intact with Gasol back from a hamstring injury that caused him to miss the first 11 games of the season.