Originally Posted by Real Men Wear Green
The difference being that it doesn't matter whether they do or don't. Your useless focus is misguided. Instead of crying over LA not getting the right to be swept by the Heat in the first round you should focus your attention on a team with 3 MVP awards, some DPoY awards, and 50 ASG appearances that has barely managed to get above .500. That's the real problem the Lakers need to address.
Injuries? Yeah, hopefully they'll have better luck next year.
We'll see, though.