The Los Angeles Lakers made several moves last season. Were they the right ones?
After back-to-back NBA championships, the Lakers have found themselves bounced in the Western Conference Semifinals in two straight seasons.
Kobe Bryant isn’t getting any younger, Pau Gasol and Andrew Bynum aren’t getting any more athletic.
So where does this team turn?
Before we’re able to get into future necessities, we must first look at the personnel decisions made this past season.
What did the team get right? What did the Lakers do wrong?
Here is an assessment of L.A.’s front office over the course of the 2011-12 season.