The wall their backs are up against would make anyone stand up and take notice, yet chills running up and down their spines are not what the Lakers are feeling.
They see the light, the one that someone leaves on for you when you’re coming home.
It feels good.
“We’re in a good situation,” Pau Gasol said. “As tough as it is losing these last two games, we’re going to fight for a championship at home. We’re in a position that I think we would all be happy to be in at the beginning of the season.”
It’s a curious position, for sure.