Sink or swim

Dorman, George
May 1997
Basketball Digest;May97, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p50
Assesses the prospects of the Los Angeles Lakers in the National Basketball Association's (NBA) 1997 playoffs. Role of center Shaquille O'Neal and guard Eddie Jones in leading the Lakers to the pennant race; Key backup players for the Lakers; Inexperience and injuries as main obstacles to the Lakers' title aspirations.


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