• Walter White was lucky that Lalo Salamanca wasn't around during the events of Breaking Bad, as Lalo is a terrifying and unpredictable villain who would likely have thwarted Walter's operations.
  • Lalo Salamanca's presence in Better Call Saul makes Gus Fring an even better villain, as Gus is forced to become more cunning.
  • Better Call Saul provides deeper insight into the backstories of supporting characters from Breaking Bad, enriching their roles and further informing Walter White's transformation into Heisenberg.