Metta World Peace reflects on the Lakers season saying his team "underachieved" and was better than the Oklahoma City Thunder, despite the postseason defeat.
The Lakers notched their best win of the year by beating the Thunder.
The next test begins this week as the Lakers navigate a series of playoff teams.
Los Angeles' coach still thinks Phoenix will be a good team despite the departure of Amare Stoudemire.
Shannon Brown stopped wearing protective wrap around his injured thumb and it allowed him to step on offense along with the rest of the Lakers' bench.
The Lakers had their struggles, but defense carried them past the Thunder.
Andrew Bynum to continue to be used in short bursts while he heals from his tendon injury.
The Lakers welcome two days to heal between Games 4 and 5 of their first-round series with the Thunder.
The forward's numbers are off in first four games of the playoffs.
The Thunder are crashing the boards, which leads to opportunity.
Team focuses on defense in preparation for Tuesday's Game 5.
The disparity at the free throw line and the fact they aren't making many is a tough issue for the Lakers.
After a Game 3 loss to Oklahoma City, the Lakers know they're in it for the long haul.
Lakers coach Phil Jackson is unhappy with the way Lamar Odom and his other reserves have been playing.
NBA commissioner David Stern made sure there was one compelling battle Thursday night in Oklahoma City.