First-Round Fever: Game 6

APRIL 30| FRI |ROUND 1, GAME 6 | (1) Lakers vs. (8) Thunder : LAL lead series 3-2 The Lakers took care of business at home....

Dark Kobe, We Need You Now

I recently stumbled upon an old article written by the great Jim Murray. It was a piece about a 19-year-old Kobe Bryant, the baby...

First-Round Fever: Game 5

APRIL 27| TUES |ROUND 1, GAME 5 | (8) Thunder vs. (1) Lakers : Series tied 2-2 With the series tied, L.A. faces the turning...

How the Lakers Need to Stand Up to Rolling Thunder

It seems like the Lakers love to make fans like me who were so confident that we'd win Game 4 look like a buffoon,...

First-Round Fever: Game 4

APRIL 24| SAT |ROUND 1, GAME 4 | (1) Lakers vs. (8) Thunder: LAL Lead Series 2-1 Oklahoma City, thanks to their crowd, responded in a...

Lakers vs. Thunder: The Series So Far

I don't know about you, but I'm rather drained so far from the first three games of this wild series. I've got to...

Game 3 Recap: Lakers 96 – Thunder 101

After two hard-fought games at Staples Center, the Lakers took to the road to face the Thunder on their home floor.  The Ford Center...

First-Round Fever: Game 3

APRIL 22| THURS |ROUND 1, GAME 3 | (1) Lakers vs. (8) Thunder: LAL Lead Series 2-0 The Lakers managed to squeak out a win in...

Top 10 Kobe Playoff Performances

Upon watching ESPN's "The Association: The Los Angeles Lakers" special last Friday, I don't know exactly what came over me, but I just felt...

Game 2 Recap: Lakers 95 – Thunder 92

After a defensive battle in Game 1, there was little doubt that Game 2 would feature more of the same.  The Thunder were destined...

First-Round Fever: Game 2

ROUND 1, GAME 2: (8) Thunder vs. (1) Lakers: LAL Lead Series 1-0 The defending champs gear up for Game 2 against the Oklahoma City...

10 Things to Like and Dislike from Game 1

The Lakers' 87-79 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday was approached with the precision of a lion stalking a gazelle on the...