The highs of 2011? There were many. But, boy, does 2012 look even better.
The Lakers are scheduled to play the Clippers at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, just an hour before the Jets-Patriots kickoff in their AFC semifinal playoff game.
In a game between the Lakers and Cavaliers last season, Ron Artest told LeBron James to play for the Clippers.
After a year in which more was lost than gained, L.A. looks to new leaders.