Lakers fans ready for Boston

The team won't admit it while still playing the Suns, but they want the Celtics, too

Updated: May 20, 2010, 5:28 PM ET
By Arash Markazi | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- The chants came raining down from the upper levels of Staples Center in the fourth quarter of the Lakers' 124-112 win over the Phoenix Suns like desperate cries from fans hungry for revenge and bored with the blowout taking place before them. They had seen enough of the undercard and were ready for the main event already.

"We want Boston! We want Boston!"

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