How much credit does Coach Mike D'Antoni deserve for Lakers' surge?
It’s not an easy question to answer – the team did play very well to close the season despite a ridiculous number of injuries. A look at some of the “better” teams that happened to have healthy players:
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I have Spurs in 7 but should be a competitive series
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