After being publicly criticized for inconsistency by Magic Johnson, the Lakers center posted 17 points and 18 rebounds to help L.A. secure a final victory over Denver to win the series.
The criticism came from all angles, and Andrew Bynum reacted to each of them accordingly.
Guard Arron Afflalo, who'd struggled throughout first-round playoff series, scores 19 points, and center JaVale McGee outshines Lakers' Andrew Bynum with 21 points, 14 rebounds in Denver's 102-99 win. One of them finally showed up. Read Post
Bynum played through an injury and scored 10 points to help the Lakers win Game 1 of the NBA Finals. 'It's the Finals, and I just fight through that,' he says. When it was over, after Lakers center Andrew Bynum had played 28 minutes... Read Post
He scores 29 points and has 13 rebounds in his season debut to help L.A. to a 92-89 victory over Denver. Andrew Bynum had 29 points and 13 rebounds in his season debut following a four-game suspension that carried over from the play... Read Post