Finally! Hasta que por fin están reconociendo que los latino fans de “Los Lakers” are loyal, dedicated and travel in big packs.
Here’s an article by the LA Times analyzing the popularity of the team and announcing a new regional channel en español dedicated to sports fans. I guess the NBA figured out that, hello, we follow other sports besides futbol. And los Latinos are the ones who will most likely keep the love going in the future. Hay muchos latinos que son”die hard” fans and they are already sharing the passion with their kids.
Just please don’t call them Los Laguneros, ok.
Read the article here. “Lakers is a magic word in any language” LAT, Feb. 15, 2011.