The Los Angeles Lakers are on FIRE. Well, on fire for their standards at least. After holding on to defeat the Pistons on Superbowl Sunday the Lakers have won 5 of their last 6 games and are 3 games back in the loss column of the Houston Rockets for the 8th seed in the Western Conference.
Early in the week last week Pau Gasol came out and expressed his frustration for being relegated to the bench. This was AFTER the Lakers had a closed door meeting where they discussed not airing out their dirty laundry in the media. Someone asked me if I thought Pau Gasol may be subliminally asking for a trade by constantly complaining in the media. Here was my response: