Check out John Hollinger's player scouting reports and 2010-11 projections for the Los Angeles Lakers.
With a talented young core and money to keep key players, the Lakers are the team to beat in 2009-10.
Who you calling soft? Pau Gasol quelled any questions of his toughness in Game 4
If the Magic are going to even up the NBA Finals, it will come through their bread and butter: 3s and dunks.
If the Lakers keep playing defense like they did in Game 1, they'll soon be champions.
While Kobe and Superman will get all the hype in the Finals, Pau Gasol is the most important player in the series.
John Hollinger gives us five observations for Wednesday.