Lakers fouled out of embarrassment

Updated: May 9, 2011, 8:57 AM ET
By Jeff Caplan | ESPNDallas.com

DALLAS -- The Los Angeles Lakers' frustration factor boiled over in a final two-prong meltdown with flagrant foul 2 calls dished out in a 45-second span of the fourth quarter.

With 9:06 to play in Game 4 and the Mavs up 94-68 on their way to the second-round sweep, Lamar Odom unloaded on Dirk Nowitzki well above the 3-point arc in what should have been a routine screen.

Three possessions later, 7-foot center Andrew Bynum delivered an intentional mid-air body slam to under-6-foot guard ...

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