Los Angeles Lakers are the NBA team in Los Angeles, almost be the strongest Western League team. As for the 2011 new season Playoffs began, you would know more about his past. I will show you the past 5 seasons.
2006-2007, at the beginning of this season, Lakers record very well, and later suffered from injuries. Odom and Walton are serious injured. Lakers record has plummeted, and ultimately forced into the playoffs. But was easy beat by the sun, and stopped in the first round of playoffs.
2007-2008, this is an amazing season for Lakers for they make an intelligent transaction with Brown and Mark Gasol, that is all-Star players – Paul Gasol. Coupled with the growing maturity of the young center “little shark” – Andrew Bynum, and super star Kobe Bryant stable performance. The second key player Lamar Odom, they can play for the championship once again.
After the regular season, regular season MVP Kobe Bryant was elected. In the first round of playoffs, they beat Nuggets easily with 4-0. 4:2 beat Jazz which is the team of Deron – Williams and Carlos Boozer. 4:1 victory over last champion Spurs, and go smooth to the Finals. This time they was defeated by the historical enemy by 2:4, with the “Big Three” in the Celtics, though many experts think Lakers are good enough for Championship.
In 2008- 2009 season, all the team members played well and make the performance of 65 wins and 17 lose. In the All-Star contest, “OK” is elected as the MVP. For another time, they defeated Jazz with 4-1, but tried to beat Rockets. In the Western Conference finals, they beat the Nuggets to 4 to 2, and bulls enter finals. Finally beat Magic with 4-1, get the 15th championship, Kobe also get his first Finals MVP trophy.
2009-2010, Artest joined the Lakers, which the Lakers small forward position has been strengthened. This team played in common state in the regular season, played 57 wins 25 losses, ranked Western first, third in the league. Faced with the Thunder leaded by Durant, they are away from home and defeated in Game 4. They then bang, with Gasol tipped in the last lore, they are cut by 4 to 2. 3 consecutive years face the Utah Jazz playoff opponents, they showed no mercy, swept his opponent 4 to 0. In the Western Conference finals, they met old foe Phoenix Suns in the first 5 games, with Ron Artest’s tipped lore, they are 4 to 2 victory over the Suns completed a vengeance. In the final game, they face the Celtics, this is the 12th time in the franchise history. The Lakers before the disadvantage of 2 wins and 9 losses; and just the Celtics beat them two years ago. In the 7 games, Kobe Bryant lead the Lakers defeated Celtics with 4-3. Winning the team in the history of 16th championship trophy, Kobe Bryant’s career harvests 2 Finals MVP trophies.
The new 2010-2011 season, Lakers may meet a new strong team Heat, which lead by three super stars Lebron James, Wade and Bosh. We hope Lakers will be good luck.