Lakers roster: What do they need?

5-on-5 Roundtable: Tackling five pressing roster-related questions for L.A. Lakers

Originally Published: November 25, 2011
ESPN.com and the TrueHoop Network

John Hollinger broke down each player on the Lakers' roster. Now our 5-on-5 crew weighs in on what lies ahead in Los Angeles in 2011-12.

1. For which Lakers player is the 2011-12 season most important?

J.A. Adande, ESPN.com: Lamar Odom. He and Andrew Bynum both have team options on their contracts in 2012, but Bynum is (A) a 7-footer and (B) a favorite of freshly empowered Jim Buss, son of the Lakers' owner. If the Lakers can win another championship, it makes ...

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