The Lakers make their first visit to Boston since their humiliating Game 6 defeat in the Finals last season.
Kobe might be the ultimate closer, but after Game 4, he's 48 minutes closer to being closed out by Boston, writes Marc Stein.
The latest Tim Donaghy allegations loomed over the court during the Lakers' win in Game 3, J.A. Adande writes.
The Lakers won, but the surging Heat look rejuvenated in their overtime loss at Staples Center, Greg Anthony writes.
LeBron James finished behind Paul Pierce, Michael Redd, Baron Davis and Jason Kidd in voting for East reserves.