Se has written a lot about the aging of the workforce of Lakers as the player market progresses. Instead of rejuvenating the team’s roster, as was the original idea a year ago, the Lakers have been signing very veteran players that complete equipment older than cough. Nevertheless, LeBron James believes that the arrival of so much ‘greater’ will do nothing but place the team in a position to win the ring.
However, when a 70-year-old retired man jokes about the team’s age, things get more serious. Its about former coach of Carmelo Anthony and that he was also coach of the Real Madrid, Geroge Karl, who launched a cruel mockery in the networks about the Lakers, whom he accuses that their reconstruction comes a decade late.
Karl bases his ‘trolling’ on the fact that the Lakers own six of the 12 oldest players in the League. And they are about to sign another, DeAndre Jordan, with 33 years:
1. Udonis Haslem – Heat
2. Andre Iguodala – Warriors
3. Carmelo Anthony – Lakers
4. LeBron James – Lakers
5. Marc Gasol – Lakers
6. Paul Millsap – Nets
7. P.J. Tucker – Heat
8. Chris Paul – Suns
9. Taj Gibson – Knicks
10. Trevor Ariza – Lakers
11. Dwight Howard – Lakers
12. Rajon Rondo – Lakers
Through the time tunnel, this current team of Lakers will be formidable in 2012-13. LeBron James and Carmelo Anthonand they will be almost fully as All Stars of the East, while Dwight Howard y Russell Westbrook They will be in the West. Rondo He was also an All Star before his terrible knee injury that season and Marc Gasol he was elected to the All-Star party a year earlier. He was already in the elite.
The only one who would not be a star is Anthony Davis, in his rookie year, but by then he was a prominent and powerful player. Who could have thought that, 10 years later, they would all end up with the Lakers?
And despite the mockery, the high sums of years between all and the passage of time, heThe Lakers have created a team with which they rise to the top positions among the favorites for the title this year. At least, from experience, not be …