Pau Gasol is having an MVP-caliber season and he is quickly climbing up the rankings of the best Los Angeles Lakers big men of all-time.
Lakers fans have been privileged to witness some of the most dominant players to ever play basketball, including Wilt Chamberlain and Shaquille O'Neal.
The center position is the most important in basketball and the Lakers having so many great big men over the years is one of the most important reasons for their 16 NBA titles.
Every decade, the Lakers have had a big man who is among the NBA greats.
Now let's look at the 10 best Lakers big men of all-time. Is Gasol in the top three?