Caught in the Web: Lakers monitor injuries
--The Orange County Register's Janis Carr details how Bynum survived the knee scare.
--ESPN Los Angeles' Brian Kamenetzky argues the minor injuries to Bynum and Gasol illustrated the fragility of title runs
--Basketball Prospectus' Kevin Pelton argues Bynum is putting up MVP-type numbers.
--Lakers.com's Mike Trudell details Monday's practice.
--Fox Sports' Billy Witz argues Winter's induction into the Naismith Hall of Fame is long overdue.
Kobe Bryant appears in a weird Sprite commercial featuring Chinese pop singer Jay Chou. (Tip to Pro Basketball Talk's Kurt Helin)
--Silver Screen and Roll's Actuarially Sound breaks down the Lakers' play since the All-Star break.
--True Hoop's Matt Scribbins breaks down in Forum Blue and Gold how the Lakers need to match up defensively with certain opponents in the playoffs.
Tweet of the Day: "Dear NBA: please start scheduling games the first Monday in April so we have the option of watching real basketball." -- jaadande (ESPN.com's J.A. Adande)
Rick Friedman Reader Comment of the Day: "I don't fear the Spurs, the Mavs or the Nuggs... I don't fear the Chowds, the Cheats, the Magic or the Bulls... I do fear the X Factor... I don't look at the schedule and wish for 6-0, 5-1. or 4-2... I could care less about that... What I care the box score to look like... Injuries to Laker Players in the last 6 games: ZERO " -- LEWSTRS
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Photo: Lakers center Andrew Bynum tries to block a shot by Nuggets center Nene during their game Sunday afternoon at Staples Center. Credit: Mark J. Terrill / Associated Press / April 3, 2011.