Predictions: Pacific champion

Originally Published: October 30, 2012

Los Angeles LakersAndrew D. Bernstein/NBAE/Getty ImagesWith an All-Star lineup behind him, Kobe Bryant is looking to lead the L.A. Lakers back to the top.

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