The Lakers and Spurs have been the class of the NBA over the past decade. Over the last ten years, the two teams have combined to win seven championships.
Considering the Lakers are the back to back defending champions, and the Spurs have the best record in the league this season, the two teams could be on a collision course to play for the Western Conference championship.
However, it may be too early to assume the Spurs are worthy of taking the Lakers' crown. Here are six reasons why the Lakers have the Spurs' number.