Los Angeles Lakers: Why Have They Dominated the Competition Thus Far?

The Los Angeles Lakers are off to a fantastic start. Their record stands at 7-0 and with the dreadful Minnesota Timberwolves coming to town, LA should cruise to 8-0. 

I understand that it's still early in the season, and that the Lakers can become complacent (evident in the Toronto game) but there's a different energy radiating from this squad than in past years.

Everyone knows the pecking order and what role they play for this team. There isn't any controversy on who should start or anyone clamoring for more minutes. When a talented team has order and great chemistry, it usually results in wins, and the Lakers have proven this early on in the season. 

Here are the reasons why the Lakers are off to a great start. 

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