On crutches, Mike D'Antoni takes over the Lakers - Article Photos 3/5

New Los Angeles Lakers coach Mike D'Antoni talks to a reporter on the phone after a news conference at the team's NBA basketball training facility in El Segundo, Calif., Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012. Although D'Antoni is still on crutches after his recent knee surgery, he is already at work with the Lakers. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)