4 Role Players Who Need to Step Up for the Lakers

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4 Role Players Who Need to Step Up for the Lakers
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With eight games remaining in the regular season, including three against the conference heavyweight San Antonio Spurs, the Los Angeles Lakers need to start operating at a playoff level.

The last two games, with The Mamba draped in designer suits instead of his usual purple and gold armor, the Lakers have instead looked like a team searching for answers.

The rout in Phoenix. The last minute escape in New Orleans.

You can count on Pau Gasol and Andrew Bynum to lead the team—but who else can Mike Brown turn to?

Who can play a part in making the Lakers click at a Playoff clip?

Here are four role players the Lakers need to step up now with the second season looming.

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