Manager, teacher, coach, whatever. Bottom line, Phil Jackson is the greatest NBA coach there has ever been, Chris Broussard writes.
With a talented young core and money to keep key players, the Lakers are the team to beat in 2009-10.
The Orlando Magic had Game 4 of the 2009 NBA Finals in their hands, and then dropped it, writes Chris Sheridan.
Who you calling soft? Pau Gasol quelled any questions of his toughness in Game 4
Rafer Alston's absence from most of the second half was a puzzling omission, Chris Broussard writes.
If the Magic are going to even up the NBA Finals, it will come through their bread and butter: 3s and dunks.
The Orlando Magic handled the Los Angeles Lakers twice during the regular season. J.A. Adande examines whether the Finals will be different.