Congratulations to our Los Angeles Lakers! And be sure to tune in on Sunday on ESPN to catch how everything transpired…
Bleacher Report: The Los Angeles Lakers Squad was named the best team of 2009 in the annual Espy Awards.
Led by their team captain Kobe Bryant, the Lakers won a Western Conference best 65-17 regular season record. They fought tough battles with the Utah Jazz, the Houston Rockets, the Denver Nuggets, and the Orlando Magic to win their fifteenth franchise championship.
Phil Jackson, the coach of the Lakers, was also named coach/manager of the year at the Espys.