Monthly Archives: April 2009

Final First Round Observations

dEDGE Post Scriptum Eliminating the Utah Jazz 4-1 in the first round of the NBA Playoffs, the Los Angeles Lakers move on to the second round against either the Portland Trailblazers or the Houston Rockets. But before we leave this … Continue reading

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Lakers-4, Jazz-1 First Round

Building a 22-point lead late into the third quarter, the Los Angeles Lakers withstood a furious rally by the Utah Jazz and clinched their first round series at Staples Center, 107-96. Kobe Bryant led the way for the victorious Lakers, … Continue reading

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Luke Walton Out with Torn Ligament

Following an MRI exam this morning, it was discovered that Luke Walton has a partially torn deltoid ligament in his left ankle. He is definitely out for tonight’s Game 5 against the Utah Jazz and will be re-evaluated in a … Continue reading

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2009 NBA Playoffs – Andrew Bynum

dEDGE Post Scriptum Standing a towering 7’0″ and weighing in at 285 lbs., the 21-year old from Plainsboro, New Jersey has some extremely large footsteps to follow. Andrew Bynum was the 10th overall pick in the 2005 NBA draft, selected … Continue reading

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Lakers-3, Jazz-1 First Round

Coming off a poor shooting (5-24) performance in Game 3 at Energy Solutions Arena, Kobe Bryant again took 24 shot attempts, but this time he connected on 16 of them to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a convincing 108-94 win over … Continue reading

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Tex Winter Suffers Apparent Stroke

Lord of the triangle offense and key Phil Jackson mentor, longtime Los Angeles Lakers consultant, Tex Winter, has suffered what appears to be a stroke. Winter was in Kansas set to attend a reunion of the Kansas State basketball team, … Continue reading

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2009 NBA Playoffs – Derek Fisher

dEDGE Post Scriptum Don’t be fooled by his stocky appearance or his calm demeanor. Underneath the purple and gold jersey he proudly wears, Derek Fisher is all chiseled framework coupled with heart and courage few can rival. Fisher entered the … Continue reading

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