Losers of eight of their last nine games heading into Wednesday night's action, the Los Angeles Lakers are sliding down everyone's power rankings lately.
Looking at each player individually, though, it hasn't been all bad. Some guys are actually trending upwards over the Lakers' recent stretch of games.
Here, then, is the final installment of the Player Power Rankings for the Lakers for the first half of the season, with heavy emphasis placed on performance over L.A.'s last 10 contests.
*Note: Statistics accurate as of Jan. 7.