2. Kobe Bryant, SG, Los Angeles Lakers
Incredible toughness playing through hand injury and still the best clutch shooter in the game. He even showed leadership that carried them to the Finals, where he finally ran out of gas.
35. Pau Gasol, PF, Los Angeles Lakers
He was the perfect fit at midseason once Andrew Bynum got hurt and the Lakers exploded to win the West. But he collapsed in the physical play of the Finals and there's the question of how he'll fit with Bynum.