Kobe might be the ultimate closer, but after Game 4, he's 48 minutes closer to being closed out by Boston, writes Marc Stein.
Never before has the departure of Kobe Bryant from the Lakers seemed more likely, Marc Stein writes.
Marc Stein checks the fuel source of Kobe Bryant's 60-point effort. Looks like there's a lot of steam in that tank.
Now that Scott Skiles has been removed, Marc Stein says the focus will be on Bulls president John Paxson.
In the final edition of Marc Stein's Power Rankings, the Mavs finish on top.
In the Week 13 edition of the Power Rankings, Marc Stein crowns a new No. 1.