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NBA finals, Lakers Celtics Game 6: Jordan Farmar dunks on Kevin Garnett

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Things we did not expect to see in Game 6: Jordan Farmar dunking on Kevin Garnett. But he did in the second quarter to bump the Lakers lead up to 20. While the lead was big, this ended up still being a big play, giving the Lakers bench that had been basically nonexistent for five [more]

NBA finals, Lakers Celtics Game 6: Perkins goes out, Celtics go down. But is it for the count?

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Boston did not lose this game at the 5:30 mark of the first quarter. When Kendrick Perkins went down the Lakers were already up 6 points, L.A. had been dominating the boards, they were shooting better, they were playing with energy and getting to the 50/50 balls. But that moment may have cost them Game [more]

NBA finals, Lakers Celtics Game 6, halftime: Lakers 51, Celtics 31

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This was supposed to be a close series.  It has been pretty much, up until this half. The Lakers played much better defense than the last couple games, holding Boston to 34 percent shooting, 2 of 10 from three and just 31 first half points. Meanwhile the Lakers converted those misses into a lot of [more]

NBA finals, Lakers Celtics Game 6: Live chat

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<a href=”http://www.coveritlive.com/mobile.php/option=com_mobile/task=viewaltcast/altcast_code=1087134d59&#8243; >NBA Finals, Game 6, Lakers Celtics</a> [more]

NBA finals, Lakers Celtics Game 6: Pregame notes

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A few notes from inside Staples Center to tide you over until game time — and our live chat. Which you are coming back for, right? Right?!? * Phil Jackson said to expect some action with Kobe moving off the ball to get free, and less pick-and-roll action. That is smart. * He also said [more]