5 Reasons the Los Angeles Lakers Will Make It Past the Second Round in the 2013

For two years in row, the Los Angeles Lakers have been knocked out of the playoffs in the second round. While it wasn't a sweep this year, it doesn't really matter, because they didn't win it all. What does matter is that the Lakers change things up to get out of the second round.

These are five reasons you can expect to see them in the Western Conference Finals and beyond in 2013.

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