The Los Angeles Lakers have undergone a complete 180° this offseason, and some players are going to lose minutes; that's what happens when superteams are made.
Established veterans like Antawn Jamison and Steve Nash are prime candidates for a reduction of minutes. They have so much wear and tear that it would be unwise to do anything but decrease their minutes. At least until the playoffs.
Come playoff time, everything changes. But that's alright, it's title or bust in L.A.
Read on to see which five Lakers could see a reduction of their minutes and why each could spend more time on the bench this season.