Monthly Archives: May 2009

Lakers-4, Nuggets-2 Western Conference Finals

The Los Angeles Lakers arrived at the Pepsi Center for Game 6 with their game faces on, and proceeded to dismantle the Denver Nuggets, 119-92. With the win, the Lakers took the best-of-seven Western Conference Finals, 4-2, and qualified for … Continue reading

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Lakers-3, Nuggets-2 Western Conference Finals

Tied after each of the first three quarters, the Los Angeles Lakers utilized an 11-0 run to begin the 4th quarter that carried them to the Game 5 victory over the Denver Nuggets at Staples Center, 103-94. Lamar Odom had … Continue reading

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Nuggets-2, Lakers-2 Western Conference Finals

Capitalizing on numerous second chance opportunities, the Denver Nuggets defeated the Los Angeles Lakers at the Pepsi Center, 120-101. The Nuggets thoroughly controlled the boards, out-rebounding the Lakers, 58-40 overall and 20-9 on the offensive end. As a result, Denver … Continue reading

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Lakers-2, Nuggets-1 Western Conference Finals

Another timely Trevor Ariza steal in the closing minute of play secured the win for the Los Angeles Lakers over the Denver Nuggets at the Pepsi Center, 103-97. Ariza, (16 points, 4 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals, 1 blocked shot), … Continue reading

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Nuggets-1, Lakers-1 Western Conference Finals

With a spring in their step and a new glimmer of confidence in their eyes, the Denver Nuggets stole home court advantage by defeating the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center, 106-103. The Nuggets tied the series at one game … Continue reading

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Lakers-1, Nuggets-0 Western Conference Finals

Coming off of less than 48 hours since they escaped the second round with a Game 7 victory, the Los Angeles Lakers persevered and defeated the Denver Nuggets at Staples Center, 105-103. The Lakers looked weary at the start of the … Continue reading

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Second Round Observations

dEDGE Post Scriptum Before we leave the series with the Houston Rockets behind and move on to the Denver Nuggets, here are some final second round observations. Ron-Ron’s “Von-hawk,” the result of losing a bet with fellow fro-hawker, Von Wafer. … Continue reading

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