Lakers need big changes


Russell Westbrook scored 28 points, Kevin Durant added 25 points and 10 rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder surged ahead in the second half to beat Los Angeles 106-90 in Game 5 on Monday night and eliminate

Russell Westbrook scored 28 points, Kevin Durant added 25 points and 10 rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder surged ahead in the second half to beat Los Angeles 106-90 in Game 5 on Monday night and eliminate

OKLAHOMA CITY — Ramon Sessions did the best he could to keep Russell Westbrook from making a high-flying dunk that would energize the Oklahoma City Thunder. No matter.

What they were saying after the Thunder's Game 5 victory over the Lakers, which sent OKC into the Western Conference Finals. 05/22/2012 COMMENTARY: The series would be headed back to Los Angeles if not for the play of Oklahoma City's big three big men.

By Dave McMenamin | ESPNLosAngeles.com OKLAHOMA CITY — After the most successful season of his seven-year career ended with yet another disappointing second-round playoff exit, Los Angeles Lakers center Andrew Bynum doesn't know what the future holds

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