Lakers Opening Night

The back of a warmup jacket of a member of the Los Angeles Lakers is shown before a game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)
Houston Rockets v Los Angeles Lakers The back of a warmup jacket of a member of the Los Angeles Lakers is shown before a game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)
Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers runs onto the court before taking on the the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)
Houston Rockets v Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers runs onto the court before taking on the the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)
Shane Battier #31 of the Houston Rockets speaks with Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers before their game at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)
Houston Rockets v Los Angeles Lakers Shane Battier #31 of the Houston Rockets speaks with Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers before their game at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)
Assistant Coach Rasheed Hazzard of the Los Angeles Lakers was skipped during the championship ceremony before the Lakers-Houston Rockets game(Photo by Juan Ocampo/NBAE via Getty Images)
2010-2011 NBA Media Day Assistant Coach Rasheed Hazzard of the Los Angeles Lakers was skipped during the championship ceremony before the Lakers-Houston Rockets game(Photo by Juan Ocampo/NBAE via Getty Images)
Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers kisses his 2009-2010 Championship Ring after the Lakers were given the rings during a ceremony prior to their opening night game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Houston Rockets v Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers kisses his 2009-2010 Championship Ring after the Lakers were given the rings during a ceremony prior to their opening night game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
The 2009-2010 Los Angeles Lakers Championship Banner is unveiled during a ceremony prior to their opening night game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Houston Rockets v Los Angeles Lakers The 2009-2010 Los Angeles Lakers Championship Banner is unveiled during a ceremony prior to their opening night game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Ron Artest #15 of the Los Angeles Lakers approaches teammate Lamar Odom #7 before receiving his 2009-10 NBA Championship ring before a game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Houston Rockets v Los Angeles Lakers Ron Artest #15 of the Los Angeles Lakers approaches teammate Lamar Odom #7 before receiving his 2009-10 NBA Championship ring before a game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
The Los Angeles Lakers unveil their sixteenth championship NBA championship banner before a game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Houston Rockets v Los Angeles Lakers The Los Angeles Lakers unveil their sixteenth championship NBA championship banner before a game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Derek Fisher #2 of the Los Angeles Lakers hugs teammate Kobe Bryant #24 during the 2009-10 NBA Championship ring ceremony before their game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Houston Rockets v Los Angeles Lakers Derek Fisher #2 of the Los Angeles Lakers hugs teammate Kobe Bryant #24 during the 2009-10 NBA Championship ring ceremony before their game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Ron Artest #15 of the Los Angeles Lakers is congratulated by team owner Jerry Buss before receiving his ring before a game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Houston Rockets v Los Angeles Lakers Ron Artest #15 of the Los Angeles Lakers is congratulated by team owner Jerry Buss before receiving his ring before a game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Head Coach Phil Jackson of the Los Angeles Lakers is congratulated by Vice President of Business Operations Jeannie Buss before receiving his 2009-10 NBA Championship ring before a game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Houston Rockets v Los Angeles Lakers Head Coach Phil Jackson of the Los Angeles Lakers is congratulated by Vice President of Business Operations Jeannie Buss before receiving his 2009-10 NBA Championship ring before a game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Houston Rockets v Los Angeles Lakers
Houston Rockets v Los Angeles Lakers
(L-R) Luke Walton #4, Sasha Vujacic #18, Andrew Bynum #17, Lamar Odom #7, Pau Gasol #16, and Ron Artest #15 of the Los Angeles Lakers come together during the 2009-10 NBA Championship ring ceremony before their game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Owner Jerry Buss of the Los Angeles Lakers is congratulated by Kobe Bryant #24 before receiving his 2009-10 NBA Championship ring before a game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Houston Rockets v Los Angeles Lakers Owner Jerry Buss of the Los Angeles Lakers is congratulated by Kobe Bryant #24 before receiving his 2009-10 NBA Championship ring before a game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Commissioner David Stern addresses the crowd while Vice President of Business Operations Jeannie Buss of the Los Angeles Lakers looks on before a game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Houston Rockets v Los Angeles Lakers Commissioner David Stern addresses the crowd while Vice President of Business Operations Jeannie Buss of the Los Angeles Lakers looks on before a game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
The 2009-10 NBA Championship ring is of Owner Dr. Jerry Buss of the Los Angeles Lakers shown before a game between the Houston Rockets and the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Houston Rockets v Los Angeles Lakers The 2009-10 NBA Championship ring is of Owner Dr. Jerry Buss of the Los Angeles Lakers shown before a game between the Houston Rockets and the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on October 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
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