LeBron James ponders retirement after Lakers' playoff exit, leaving fans and the team in suspense about his future

Lakers' coach and GM offer unwavering support to James during this career-defining moment 

Teammates express a mix of support and disbelief regarding James' potential retirement.

Lakers remain optimistic about future success despite disappointing playoff performance.

James overcame challenges throughout the season, including a foot injury, and achieved notable victories 

Lakers prioritize building around James and Anthony Davis as the foundation for team success 

Lakers face crucial roster decisions, including contract extensions and team options, to strengthen the team 

Despite the sweep, Lakers players believe their experience and cohesion make them formidable contenders in future playoff series