Analyst: LeBron James and the Lakers are the 2019-20 NBA title favorites

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ESPN’s sports analyst Jackie MacMullan picks LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers as her 2019-20 NBA title favorites, chooses the Portland Trail Blazers as the team outside of the playoff race most likely to make some noise, says the Houston Rockets will benefit most from the hiatus and explains why the Los Angeles Clippers will benefit most from playing at a neutral site: