The second week of the 2012-13 preseason for the Los Angeles Lakers has now been completed, with a few reserve positions still up in the air for the Lakers rotation. While the starters are set in stone, some Lakers reserves are locked in battles to make the Lakers final roster and have a shot at productive minutes for the upcoming regular season.
The backup guard positions, both point guard and shooting guard, are still undecided at this point in the preseason. Also up in the air is which rookie or young veteran player will grab the Lakers final roster spot.
You can never have enough capable big men in the NBA, as some early preseason injuries to key Lakers players has proven.
With these thoughts in mind, which Lakers were the movers and shakers of Week 2 of the preseason? Let's take a look at three winners and losers for Week 2 and why they have either gained some momentum or cooled off during the past week of training camp.