Five Key Questions In The Denver Nuggets Vs. Los Angeles Lakers Playoff Rematch

The playoffs tip off with a Nuggets-Lakers rematch from last year's Western Conference Finals.

After defeating the Pelicans in the play-in, Lakers secure seventh seed

Coach Malone stresses the uniqueness of this series and the challenge it presents

Despite recent victories, Nuggets remain wary of Lakers' potential.

Lakers' post-All-Star resurgence adds uncertainty to the matchup.

As the series unfolds, key questions will shape the outcome for both teams