Laker fans remember Shaq‘s dominance when he played. When he had most players in the post, unless he was double or triple teamed, it was BBQ Chicken! Laker fan forums are looking forward to the next dominant Laker force.
Do you remember how Laker fans used to root for mildly talented but possibly overachieving players like Mark Madsen? He got the most out of his talent and his non stop hustle and intelligent play endeared him to Laker fans on Laker message boards everywhere. Who will the next fan favorite be in that same mold?
If you ask Laker fans who their favorite Lakers player is, the answer may surprise you. Lake forums are full of differing opinions on what fans value most. For Laker fans that admire an all around game with hustle, defense, and intelligent play, it just may be rookie Josh Hart.
This new generation of Lakers players are hilarious and constantly going at each other on social media to Laker fans delight. Kyle Kuzma entertains fans with his sense of humor and style, but even he can be shocked on what teammates post online.
Laker fans love to debate who is the greatest player of all time. When other fans suggest a different player is greater than Kobe Bryant, the reaction on Laker Message Boards is that those fans must be smoking something.
Laker GM Rob Pelinka will go after two max free agents in the 2018 offseason, but as soon as he acquires his major objectives, he will be left without much money to spend. Laker fans love to discuss the offseason plans on Laker fans sites, as they debate the best way to maximize the cap room.
Luol Deng has fallen out of favor with Laker fans because of his huge base salary and because he’s not playing. Is he not in the Lakers plans because they need to develop young talent, or is it because he’s chunky, out of shape, and no longer effective. Laker message boards seem to agree on one thing. It’s all about the base.
Lakers Rookie Alex Caruso has been surprisingly effective this year. There are times he plays beyond his years, but he often looks much older than his years too because of his thinning hair. Many Laker fans on Laker Discussion forums feel like it may be best to just shave it off. But hair is a very personal decision, and we’re sure Alex will shave it off when he’s ready. In the interim, here are some funny pictures of exaggerated Alex hair. Sorry Alex!
Lakers coach Luke Walton makes his feelings very clear if players don’t play the right way. Laker fans and Laker fans sites appreciate his refreshing approach after replacing an old school hard nosed ineffective coach like Byron Scott.
Lakers great Kareem Abdul Jabbar admitted to experimenting with marijuana in the past. It may have affected his ability to get work in the NBA, but that’s unconfirmed. Does he still smoke pot? Laker fans and Laker Discussion seem to no longer think it’s a big deal as the acceptance and legalization of pot has become widespread.