Lakers need big changes

ESPN

The Lakers, as they're now constructed, are not capable of competing for NBA championships. The roster is too old and too slow. In consecutive seasons they've not come close to escaping the second round, and since Setting up the matchup with the top-seeded Spurs wasn't much of a problem for second-seeded Oklahoma City, which closed […]

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Lakers need big changes

ESPN

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 […]

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Celtics Surge to Grab Hold of Second Half and Series

New York Tim

It's tough enough to go through your first playoff run, but Avery Bradley is mixing adding a unpredictable injury to the mix. No offense to the Pacers and Sixers, but exactly nobody outside of your respective fan bases cares to see you in the NBA's version of the Final Four. You don't have to like […]

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NBA • LA Lakers fight back, close gap against the Oklahoma City Thunder

Salt Lake Tr

Kobe Bryant shot a perfect 18-of-18 from the free-throw line and had a game-high 36 points as the Los Angeles Lakers beat Oklahoma City 99-96 to hand the Thunder their first loss of the 2012 playoffs. To make way for tens of thousands of sports fans, L.A. is closing several streets Sunday. The Kings, Lakers, […]

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Sam Amick: Lakers lay it on the line to trip Thunder in Game 3

SI.com

The smartest fans anywhere are talking hoops in our Lakers-Thunder Game 3 thread. Please join! Lakers guard Steve Blake and his wife received multiple online threats after he missed a big shot late in Game 2 of Los Angeles' second-round playoff series with Oklahoma City. FILE – This Dec. 27, 2011 file photo shows Los […]

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Lakers win it at the line; 76ers stun Celtics to even series

USA TODAY (b

SB Nation is a collection of over 300 individual communities, each offering high quality year-round coverage and conversation led by fans who are passionate about their favorite teams, leagues or sports. By empowering fans The Thunder's winning streak in the playoffs finally came to an end at six tonight, as the Lakers fought their way […]

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