Magic Johnson
Letters: More bad signs for the Lakers
Letters: More bad signs for the Lakers

I was amused at the Lakers' pitch to various free agents to join them. Reminded me of an 80-year-old man trying to convince a supermodel he used to be something in the day. Steve Owen San Diego :: Is it really that hard to see the 800-pound ego in the room? Howard, Carmelo, Love, LeBron, even Pau. No chance for Durant or Aldridge. Who wants to play with Kobe? Paul Fleischauer Santa Barbara :: Adios, Pau Gasol. He gave the Lakers everything he had, but never was appreciated like he should have been. Instead, he became the scapegoat for all that went wrong with the team the last few years. He was regularly insulted by Coach Mike D'Antoni, Kobe Bryant ("put your...