Why the Lakers will be the NBA champs

David PhillipsAnalyst IMarch 4, 2009

Why the Lakers will be the NBA champs

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    390606 13: The Laker Girls watch the NBA championships live via satellite at the Staples Center June 15, 2001 in Los Angeles, CA. The Los Angeles Lakers beat the Philadelphia 76ers with the score of 108 to 96 to become the National Basketball Association

Number one reason to attend a Laker pre-game or half time show

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 6:  A Laker Girl performs during the game between the New Orleans Hornets and the Los Angeles Lakers on November 6, 2007 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.  The Hornets won 118-104.   NOTE TO USER: User expressly ackn

Number one reason to go to a Lakers' autograph session!

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    SANTA MONICA - OCTOBER 26:  Los Angeles Laker Girls attend the Annenberg Foundation Youth I.N.C. Net Gain 2003 Celebrity Basketball Game at Crossroads High School on October 26, 2003 in Santa Monica, California.  (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

I love half time!

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    LOS ANGELES - DECEMBER 3:  The Los Angeles Lakers cheerleaders perform during a break from the game against the Memphis Grizzlies at Staples Center on December 3, 2002 in Los Angeles, California.  The Lakers won 101-91.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly ackno

I'm a Laker fan now for sure

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    LOS ANGELES - MAY 24:  A Laker cheerleader performs during a break in Game three of the Western Conference Finals during the 2002 NBA Playoffs beteween the the Los Angeles Lakers and the Sacramento Kings at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California on May

Purple and Gold never looked better

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 21:  A Los Angeles Lakers dancer performs while the Lakers are taking on the San Antonio Spurs in Game One of the Western Conference Finals during the 2008 NBA Playoffs on May 21, 2008 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.  N

Adam Morrison

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 26:  Adam Morrison #6 of the Los Angeles Lakers shoots a three point shot over Louis Amundson #17 of the Phoenix Suns during the NBA game at Staples Center on February 26, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.   The Lakers defeated t

Shannon Brown

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 26:  Shannon Brown #12 of the Los Angeles Lakers slam dunks the ball against Robin Lopez #15 of the Phoenix Suns during the NBA game at Staples Center on February 26, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.   The Lakers defeated the Su

Josh Powell

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 09:  Danny Granger #33 of the Indiana Pacers is fouled by Josh Powell #21 of the Los Angeles Lakers as he attempts a three pointer during the first half at the Staples Center on January 9, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.   NOTE

Luke Walton

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 26:  Luke Walton #4 of the Los Angeles Lakers looks to pass around     Shaquille O'Neal #32 of the Phoeix Suns during the NBA game at Staples Center on February 26, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.  The Lakers defeated the Suns

Sasha Vujacic

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 19:  Sasha Vujacic #18 of the Los Angeles Lakers grimaces after he injures his foot during the third quarter against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Staples Center on January 19, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Harry How/G

Didier Ilunga-Mbenga

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 26:  Didier Ilunga-Mbenga #28 of the Los Angeles Lakers goes to the basket over Robin Lopez #15 of the Phoeix Suns during the NBA game at Staples Center on February 26, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.  The Lakers defeated the S

Jordan Farmar

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 26:  Jordan Farmar #5 of the Los Angeles Lakers handles the ball during the NBA game against the Phoenix Suns at Staples Center on February 26, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.  The Lakers defeated the Suns 132-106.  NOTE TO USE

Trevor Ariza

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 26:  Trevor Ariza #3 of the Los Angeles Lakers shoots a three point shot over Matt Barnes #22 of the Phoenix Suns during the NBA game at Staples Center on February 26, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.   The Lakers defeated the S

Derek Fisher

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    LOS ANGELES - JANUARY 27: Derek Fisher #2 of the Los Angeles Lakers points in the game with the Charlotte Bobcats on January 27, 2009 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.  The Bobcats won 117-110 in double overtime.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly

Lamar Odom

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 26:  Lamar Odom #7 of the Los Angeles Lakers lays up a shot over Alando Tucker #29 of the Phoenix Suns during the NBA game at Staples Center on February 26, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.   The Lakers defeated the Suns 132-106

Andrew Bynum

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 10:  Andrew Bynum #17 of the Los Angeles Lakers attempts a shot between Louis Amundson #17 and Robin Lopez #15 of the Phoenix Suns during the first half at the Staples Center on December, 10 2008 in Los Angeles, California.   NO

Pau Gasol

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 26:  Pau Gasol #16 of the Los Angeles Lakers surveys the court as Jared Dudley #3 of the Phoenix Suns looks on from the floor during the NBA game at Staples Center February 26, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.  NOTE TO USER: Use

Kobe Bryant

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    LOS ANGELES - FEBRUARY 10: Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers reacts after scoring against the Oklahoma City Thunder on February 10, 2009 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.   NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by

Phil Jackson

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    PHOENIX - FEBRUARY 15:  Head coach Phil Jackson of the Western Conference waves to the crowd during intorductions before the 58th NBA All-Star Game, part of 2009 NBA All-Star Weekend at US Airways Center on February 15, 2009 in Phoenix, Arizona.  NOTE TO

Adam Sandler

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    LOS ANGELES - MAY 24:  Actor Adam Sandler cheers during Game three of the Western Conference Finals during the 2002 NBA Playoffs beteween the Sacramento Kings and the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California on May 24, 2002.  The Ki

Jack

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    LOS ANGELES - JANUARY 27:  Actor and Laker fan Jack Nicholson smiles as head coach Mike Montgomery of the Golden State Warriors complains to the referees in the game with the Los Angeles Lakers on January 27, 2006 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, Califor

Jack Black

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    LOS ANGELES - APRIL 4:  Actor Jack Black (R) and musician Kyle Gass cheers as they attend the game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the San Antonio Spurs at Staples Center on April 4, 2004 in Los Angeles, California. NOTICE TO USER: User expressly ackno

Even Kanye gets Laker tickets and we see why

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 10:  The Laker Girls walk in front of rapper Kanye West in Game Three of the 2008 NBA Finals between the Boston Celtics and the Los Angeles Lakers on June 10, 2008 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.  NOTE TO USER: User ex