Originally Posted by Glide2keva
It doesn't matter. If the Lakers don't win out, they aren't making it. Utah can wine a few games and make it in on a tie breaker. The lakers have to be BETTER than Utah and I don't think they can be.
No, Lakers do not have to be better than Utah. They are currently one game up on Utah, so as long as the Lakers only lose as many as the Jazz the rest of the way, they are in. If they both win out, Lakers are in.