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6/4 Orlando Magic vs. Los Angeles Lakers (Game 1)


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#21 ILLWiLL20

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Posted June 01, 2009 - 03:05 AM

The Official Game 1 of the Finals thread. :D

We waited all year for this. :yes:


4 MORE TO GO!!! LETS GET IT LAKERS!!!
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Posted June 01, 2009 - 05:47 AM

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Posted June 01, 2009 - 07:10 AM

It's gonna be a long week, leading up to the start of this series. But, well worth it.

This championship means so much for this team, for Kobe, and for the fans. If we win this, it may well go down as my favorite Lakers championship ever.

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#24 Windu

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Posted June 01, 2009 - 07:12 AM

Wow. I'm nervous about this one...this won't be easy as Orlando has had our number.

Lakers in six or seven

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#25 Warren2ThaG

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Posted June 01, 2009 - 09:15 AM

Wow. I'm nervous about this one...this won't be easy as Orlando has had our number.

Lakers in six or seven


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#26 Windu

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Posted June 01, 2009 - 09:17 AM

Kobe Bryant has our back more then ever, You can count on it


I told you before...I NEVER doubt Kobe. Kobe will get his.

But Kobe is going to need the same type of effort that we got from LO, Gasol, and etc in game six against Denver. That was the best I've seen LA play this entire postseason. If we can play like that all the time...we're unstoppable.

Edited by Windu, June 01, 2009 - 09:17 AM.

Pau Gasol is GONE


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Posted June 01, 2009 - 09:30 AM

let's get em!

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Posted June 01, 2009 - 09:36 AM

Go Lakers !!!

#29 netlord

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Posted June 01, 2009 - 11:12 AM

A win is a must for the first 2 games, because if they get a win, they have 3 straight games at home...

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Posted June 01, 2009 - 02:46 PM

I see 3 things happening in this game that could potentially dictate the series.

Kobe needs to get Courtney Lee in foul trouble and send him to the bench. This brings in Pietrus. Kobe needs to then get Pietrus in foul trouble and send him to the bench.
Also, Gasol needs to get whoever is guarding him into foul trouble and send that person to the bench so that the Magic are playing with their lesser 3 point shooting talent. SVG has shown to not play a deep bench rotation throughout the playoffs. I don't see him changing this philosophy to much.

I know a lot of people are stating that we need to get Howard in foul trouble but I see it the other way around. I think the 3 point threat needs to be removed from Orlando and we force them into becoming a 2 point scoring team by putting the ball on the floor. We lost the 2 regular season games against them because of that 3 point shot.
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#31 Nak

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Posted June 01, 2009 - 05:00 PM

Do not double team Howard and we will be fine. Can´t wait...

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#32 Lakersfan1211

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Posted June 01, 2009 - 11:10 PM

in 1 hr..2 more days, dang, soo freaking long, wonder how the introduction for NBA Finals will look like, since its gonna be at our homecourt, i wonder which celebrities are going to be there.

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Posted June 03, 2009 - 12:05 AM

One more day to the quest for the 15th NBA title begins. I have the goosebumps thinking about the high chances of Los Angeles witnessing a championship run. Go get those Magic, Kobe and Company.
15 NBA Titles!!!
30 Conference Titles!!!
30 Divisional Titles!!!
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Posted June 03, 2009 - 03:52 AM

Black Mamba's Venom vs. Superman's Magic

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Posted June 03, 2009 - 09:03 AM

I feel ten times more confident now than I did before the Finals last year.

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Posted June 03, 2009 - 09:46 AM

OMG!!! Is it Thursday yet???
2009 NBA Champions!!!

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Posted June 03, 2009 - 10:06 AM

seriously! one more day! let's get em!

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Posted June 03, 2009 - 02:42 PM

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Posted June 03, 2009 - 04:25 PM

game 1
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Posted June 03, 2009 - 04:26 PM

I really want Bynum to do great, make it happen with big dunk baby. Kobe for 46.

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