Their season might have ended in extreme disappointment, but things are never boring for long in Los Angeles when it comes to the Lakers. Here are a few bits of news with how the team plans to bounce back in the future months.
- InsideSoCal.com's Mark Medina evaluates several scenarios for Dwight Howard this summer, diving into the pros and cons for each team he could conceivably sign with.
- Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak would like for Howard to make his decision as quickly as possible, but realizes the All-Star center will become a free agent on July 1st and understands his team has as likely a shot at signing him as any of the other contenders, writes Los Angeles Times reporter Eric Pincus.
- Los Angeles Times reporter Mike Bresnahan writes about the summer of 2014, when several key players will be eligible for free agency. The Lakers will be primed to strike with their cap space then, too.