Monday, September 22, 2014
Jerry Buss

Jerry Buss

Los Angeles Lakers owner Jerry Buss shows his Basketball Hall of Fame ring during a news conference Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2010, in Bell Gardens, Calif. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)



The past season for the Lakers was one of the most painful things to watch. A new era aims to change that. The question is, however: Why should we believe?