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Farewell Trevor Ariza

dEDGE Post Scriptum My initial thoughts were that of disbelief and sadness. It had only been a few weeks since the jubilant and joyous Los Angeles Lakers victory parade past Staples Center down to the Memorial Coliseum celebration, and yet … Continue reading

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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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Lakers-3, Magic-1 NBA Finals

Stealing a victory from out of the jaws of defeat, the Los Angeles Lakers stunned the Orlando Magic in overtime, 99-91 at Amway Arena. Derek Fisher drilled a three pointer with 4.6 seconds left in regulation to force overtime. He … 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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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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