As things stand, LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers are not going to make the playoffs this year. In the video above, Chris Herring looks at how the Lakers got to this point and what they would need to do to somehow keep James’s playoff streak alive.
Tony Chow is a video producer for FiveThirtyEight. @tonyhkchow
Chris Herring is a senior sportswriter for FiveThirtyEight. @herring_nba