Jump to content




Want another title, Lakers? Here's how


  • Please log in to reply
6 replies to this topic

#1 Guest_Nissan_*

Guest_Nissan_*

Posted March 11, 2009 - 12:14 PM

To see A slideshow of 10 things that would bolster the Lakers' chances of an NBA title, click on the photo to the right.

As dominant as the Lakers have looked at times this season, they are not necessarily a lock to reach the NBA Finals again. A return trip hinges on several factors that need to go right for the Lakers to that to happen, starting with Andrew Bynum's return to the lineup.

The Lakers need more than that, however, if they hope to dislodge the Boston Celtics as the reigning NBA champions. A rejuvenated bench, a focused Lamar Odom and no return trips to Portland are among those items


Link

#2 GCMD

GCMD

    All-Star

  • 6,887 posts
  • Joined: Jul 25, 2008
  • Fav. Laker:Magic Johnson

Posted March 11, 2009 - 12:28 PM

Play some defense should be at the top of the list...and actually, it should be the only thing on the list.


Once Sasha comes out of his slump, the bench will be right back to where it was last year. That's about all that's missing there.


LO? Take what you can get.


Bynum's return will be shaky and rust-filled.


Lakers playing a little defense will assure them a return trip to the Finals. Lakers playing 2-3 games of tough defense in the Finals will all but assure they win there too.

#3 DarthRekal

DarthRekal

    Strike First, Strike Hard, No Mercy

  • 1,110 posts
  • Joined: Sep 14, 2008
  • Location:Cobra Kai
  • Name:Rorshach
  • Fan Since:Birth
  • Fav. Laker:Earvin - Then; Trevor - Now

Posted March 11, 2009 - 01:09 PM

i agree with playing defense...

but im tired of hearing sasha is in a slump

Clicky The Siggy
Men Get Arrested, Dogs Get Put Down!- Rorshach

#4 MAMBA24ILL

MAMBA24ILL

    Pray for the bear.

  • 9,618 posts
  • Joined: Mar 04, 2009
  • Location:Austin, TX
  • Fan Since:80's
  • Fav. Laker:MAMBA, MAGIC, NICK VAN EXEL

Posted March 11, 2009 - 01:31 PM

Gotta call a spade a spade...

 2hf753r.jpg


#5 Notorious Arab

Notorious Arab

    Starter

  • 4,853 posts
  • Joined: Feb 06, 2009
  • Location:OC
  • Fan Since:When I came to the USA
  • Fav. Laker:Kobe Bryant

Posted March 11, 2009 - 03:51 PM

Play D and u got a ring. Simple as that

Posted Image


#6 last stand 2.0

last stand 2.0

    Legend

  • 19,533 posts
  • Joined: Jul 29, 2008
  • Location:LA

Posted March 11, 2009 - 04:08 PM

our best shot is to put bynum on the bench with the second unit which has a lot of floor spacers

and basically tell them to shove the ball inside to him and play inside out

sasha, jordan, powell, ariza would all benefit from this

run our 2nd unit 100% through bynum and have him feast on 2nd string centers

and then have our 1st unit simply do what they did last season

thats what would make the difference because our 2nd unit with bynum being the focus would be as good as indianas 1st unit
Posted Image

#7 LakerLandB

LakerLandB

    Where Amazing Happens

  • 532 posts
  • Joined: Mar 07, 2009
  • Location:Los Angeles, CA
  • Name:Brandon
  • Fan Since:The day I was born
  • Fav. Laker:Kobe Bryant

Posted March 11, 2009 - 05:25 PM

Good slideshow. I agree with all of those.




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users