Slow approach due for fast overhaul?

The Lakers leave with more questions than answers after early playoff exit

Updated: May 24, 2012, 1:58 PM ET
By J.A. Adande | ESPN.com

The Lakers must come to grips with the fact that they not only aren't championship material, but they no longer set the standard the rest of the NBA strives to meet.

The Lakers have depended on a dominant big man going back to the franchise's origins in Minnesota. The most recent vintage has doubled down on that philosophy, featuring two of the game's top big men in Pau Gasol and the emerging Andrew Bynum. But the only thing the two-big-men approach has brought them lately is two ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?