’12-13 Lakers: Best Lakers Team Ever?

I know, you think I’m crazy. Chances are, you clicked on this title to see if it was a mistake. Or a joke. Or some cheap plot to get more views.

A few weeks ago, I wrote this article: Lakers Poised for All-Time Greatness. Now that optimism is starting to rise again in LakerNation, give me four minutes of your time and I’ll explain why I think this Lakers team – the one we’ve been writing of all season – has the potential to be the greatest team in NBA history.

Jason Riley is the executive director of LakerNation.com. He also pens a regular opinion column, Out of Bounds, and is the co-host of Voice of the Nation: Fastbreak. He currently splits his time in Los Angeles, CA and Carlsbad, CA.