Kobe skewered Boston's defense in the second half, sealing the Lakers' win.
Not even the Melodrama could tarnish the importance of Lakers-Celtics.
Pau Gasol fell back into his old habits by letting the Celtics push him around.
In the final analysis, Lakers-Celtics will still be decided by the big men.
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Homecourt advantage certainly matters. But, will it decide the championship?
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Lakers show a narrow focus as Celtics reserves do a number on them.
Lamar Odom proves once again that as he goes, so do the Lakers.