The Los Angeles Lakers have a difficult task ahead in identifying their next head coach to lead the storied franchise out of despair.
In order to do that, the Lakers' next orchestrator will have to exhibit several important qualities that demonstrate the ability to lead one of sports' most recognizable brands out of the cellar.
It's no secret Los Angeles had its worst season in franchise history in 2013-14. The business of erasing that and making it a distant memory begins immediately as the Lakers begin their search.
The Lakers' most recent history and short-term outlook were the most influential factors in these traits. They are in no particular order.
With that in mind, let's begin.