Expectations by and large are low for the franchise. Oddsmaker MyTopSportsBooks.com gives the Lakers 40-1 odds to win the 2013-14
Pregame.com isn't quite as generous, giving the Lakers 75-1 odds and picking the team to win 35 games.
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Despite his injury, MyTopSportsBooks.com makes Bryant a 5-1 favorite to finish with the scoring title (the same as