The Lakers, the NBA's No. 2 rebounding team this season, have been out-rebounded by the smaller Nuggets in back-to-back playoff games. A repeat of that Sunday could leave the first-round series tied.
DENVER — Somehow the Lakers are getting out-rebounded by the Denver Nuggets, a ridiculous development for a team that, if nothing else, dominated the rebounding category all season.
The Count: The Lakers center was the first NBA player in a year and a half to pull down 30 rebounds in a game, and he did it against the league's best defensive-rebounding team, leaving them with slim pickings. Read Post
Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Blake has been an unsung hero for his team in this years NBA playoffs. In game 7 of his teams first-round series against the Denver Nuggets he scored 19 points which in turn helped the Lakers claim a w... Read Post