You love to hate them, but you have to respect the two time champs. Ok, you don't have to. Here are the previews.
There is no question the Lakers are the class of the Western Conference, and despite the protestations out of OKC, Portland, and the state of Texas, they are damn near a shoe-in to be the Western representative in the NBA Finals for at least one more year. However, the Lakers have not had the best record in the NBA for either of their two recent championship campaigns, luckily backing into home court advantage in the Finals both years.
- Forum Blue And Gold " First Look Preview For 2010-11
- 2010-11 Los Angeles Lakers Preview: Can The Champs Pull Off The Three-Peat? - SBNation.com