Welcome, Lakers aficionados!
Is that not you?
Okay ….. Welcome, fans of HoopsHabit! Today, we begin our 2013-14 player evaluations for the Los Angeles Lakers, the team that shattered my goal/prediction of 49 wins this season, and not in a good way.
Finishing at a staggering 27-55, Los Angeles isn’t expected to return their head coach, Mike D’Antoni for next season. If they do, everyone in Hollywood is attacking the practice facility. Although the season ended in a sour fashion — no postseason for the first time in a decade — the discussion becomes: Just who performed well individual?
We’ll begin with Kendall Marshall, the name that quickly became the savior of the Lakers’ backcourt. How did that happen?
Let’s dive into the journey a bit