Artest's help sometimes hurts

Still finding his role in the offense, the Lakers newcomer lacks a little savvy

Updated: June 7, 2010, 10:38 AM ET
By Ramona Shelburne | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- It's hard to say exactly where Ron Artest was going or what he was doing, except that he wasn't going where he should have been or doing what the Lakers needed.

Later, Phil Jackson would enjoy a laugh at his expense.

"It's one of the more unusual sequences I've ever witnessed," Jackson joked.

But really, later, after the Celtics had stolen home-court advantage away from the Lakers in a 103-94 win Sunday at Staples Center, laughter was probably ...

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