Final

Regular Season Series (Game 1 of 2)

Series starts 12/19

Game 1: Thursday, December 19th
Lakers71Final
Nets98
Game 2: Friday, January 24th
Nets89Final
Lakers83

Lakers 71

(10-17, 2-12 away)

Nets 98

(17-9, 13-1 home)

    7:30 PM ET, December 19, 2002

    IZOD Center, East Rutherford, NJ

    1 2 3 4 T
    LAL 18 19 22 1271
    NJ 21 25 22 3098

    Top Performers

    Los Angeles: S. O'Neal 19 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    New Jersey: J. Kidd 27 Pts, 11 Reb, 8 Ast, 3 Stl