Now that the season has ended for the Lakers, there's time to reflect on the past and look ahead to the future.
Most of the material over the coming months here on the Lakers Now blog will focus on what the Lakers can do in preparation for next season.
In the next few weeks we'll occasionally look back on what went right and what went wrong.
For a peek behind the scenes during the series against the San Antonio Spurs, Time Warner Cable SportsNet's "Backstage Lakers" premieres its latest episode on Wednesday night.
Stay tuned for more to come, along with player and season evaluations.