Featured, NBA NEWS

The Lakers’ Franchise: Five Years Later

Published by on May 8, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - NBA

A LayupDrill.com Exclusive

As we get ready to watch what should be an electric atmosphere in Houston for Game Three of the Western Conference Semifinals between the Lakers and Rockets tonight, I took some time earlier to reflect on this years Laker team.

While they had a solid regular season, going 65-17 and finishing with the second best record in the league, there is something missing from this year’s group that I just can’t put my finger on.

It reminds me of how I felt, as I watched the 2003-04 Lakers team cruise through the regular season, finishing at 56-26, which was the third best record in the West that year.

That Laker team was the three time defending NBA Champions, yet t...

Read Complete Article at Bleacher Report - NBA
Article is property of BleacherReport.com

Readers Rating:
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading ... Loading ...
Popularity:
431 views
Comments:
None
Toolbar:
Print This Post Print This Post add your comment add this to delicious add this to digg share this on facebook Stumble this item
Hockey Tickets