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2009 NBA Finals Observations

dEDGE Post Scriptum With the season officially over and the Los Angeles Lakers crowned as the 2009 NBA champions, here are my final observations of the just concluded 5-game match-up with the Orlando Magic. Celebrity Row: Tiger Woods. Spike Lee. … Continue reading

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Lakers-4, Magic-1 NBA Finals

Redemption came one year later as the Los Angeles Lakers defeated the Orlando Magic, 99-86 at Amway Arena to claim their 15th overall NBA Championship. After their bitter defeat to the Boston Celtics last year, the Lakers set out on … Continue reading

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Western Conference Final Observations

dEDGE Post Scriptum The Los Angeles Lakers embark on their quest for a 15th NBA championship in a Finals series showdown against the surprising Orlando Magic. But before we turn all attention towards this marquee match-up, let’s spend a few … Continue reading

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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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Bobcats Continue Their Mastery

The road woes continued as the Los Angeles Lakers fell to the Charlotte Bobcats, 94-84 at Time Warner Cable Arena. Outscored in every quarter except for the 2nd (20-18), the Lakers struggled offensively again. They shot only 39% and managed … Continue reading

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Lakers Bully the Bulls

Tagged with lacking a killer instinct, the Los Angeles Lakers manhandled the Chicago Bulls¬†at the United Center, 117-109. Behind the balanced Lakers attack was none other than the recently maligned Bench Mob, who outscored the young Bulls 21-6 at the … Continue reading

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