Lakers' early success is all about team

Updated: November 7, 2010, 7:01 PM ET
By Ramona Shelburne | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- They say that when it's right, you'll just know.

The stars line up, you never fight, those butterflies in your stomach linger. You can't imagine life any other way.

We're six games into this Los Angeles Lakers season, so maybe it's a little premature to go into a full-fledged swoon. It's just that after so many years of feeling like the team was missing a coat check near its locker room, where petty delusions of self-aggrandizement could be stowed, everything just feels ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?


  • No Looking Back
    Chris Paul led the Clippers back, but some of his own missteps led to a Game 1 loss.