Lakers want to impose will on Thunder

Updated: April 30, 2010, 1:57 AM ET
By Dave MeMenamin | ESPNLosAngeles.com

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- As the Lakers prepared to fly to Oklahoma City on Thursday, the team talked about the energy it hoped to take with it as carry-on to combat a raucous home crowd at the Ford Center in Friday's Game 6.

"It's really about who imposes whose will upon the game," said Lakers coach Phil Jackson. "You really have to impose your will upon the game. That's something we did in Game 3, but we couldn't sustain it."

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