View Full Version : Lakers are down for the count...

06-18-2004, 10:26 PM
As reported by ESPN

The Lakers' changing of the guard has started. Phil Jackson will not return as coach, according to ESPN's Jim Gray and David Aldridge. Meanwhile, Shaq has asked for a trade and Kobe has opted out of his contract, reports Marc Stein.

06-19-2004, 12:23 AM
One thing seems certain....

That when Phil leaves town, it will be in total shambles.

Here's to the Lakers being the Chicago Bulls of the Western Conference.

Are the Clippers now the better, more stable franchise?