LAKERS WIN SERIES 4-1

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So much for a series comeback, Spurs. San Antonio built a 17-point lead in Game 5, but Kobe led the way as the Lakers rallied for a 100-92 win and L.A.'s first Finals since 2004. Story
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ESPN.com Research Notes

Kobe Bryant averaged 24.3 points per game versus the Spurs this season. He also had 18 assists versus 17 turnovers in four games against the Spurs.

Tony Parker led the Spurs in scoring versus the Lakers this season at 20.7 points per game. He also had 18 assists versus just five turnovers against the Lakers.

The Lakers and Spurs split the season series 2-2, with each team winning both its home games.

Phil Jackson has 46 playoff series wins, the most in NBA history. Only one other coach has won more than 25 playoff series: Pat Riley (40).

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Player Matchups

SPURS LAKERS
T. ParkerT. Parker
Points: 18.8
Rebounds: 3.2
Assists: 6.0
PGD. FisherD. Fisher
Points: 11.7
Rebounds: 2.1
Assists: 2.9
M. GinobiliM. Ginobili
Points: 19.5
Rebounds: 4.8
Assists: 4.5
SGK. BryantK. Bryant
Points: 28.3
Rebounds: 6.3
Assists: 5.4
B. BowenB. Bowen
Points: 6.0
Rebounds: 2.9
Assists: 1.1
SFL. OdomL. Odom
Points: 14.2
Rebounds: 10.6
Assists: 3.5
T. DuncanT. Duncan
Points: 19.3
Rebounds: 11.3
Assists: 2.8
PFV. RadmanovicV. Radmanovic
Points: 8.4
Rebounds: 3.3
Assists: 1.9
F. ObertoF. Oberto
Points: 4.8
Rebounds: 5.2
Assists: 1.2
CP. GasolP. Gasol
Points: 18.9
Rebounds: 8.4
Assists: 3.2

Season Series

Series tied 2-2
Nov 13, 2007 @SA 107, LAL 92Recap | Box Score
Dec 13, 2007 @LAL 102, SA 97Recap | Box Score
Jan 23, 2008 @SA 103, LAL 91Recap | Box Score
Apr 13, 2008 @LAL 106, SA 85Recap | Box Score

Injury Report

SAN ANTONIO SPURS
sas No recent injuries
LOS ANGELES LAKERS
lal No recent injuries

Playoff History

SAS LAL
Championships: 4 Championships: 14
(5 as Minneapolis Lakers)
Last Championship: 2007 Last Championship: 2002
Last Season:
Won in NBA Finals
Last Season:
Lost in Western Conference first round

Team Stats (Regular Season)

  SPURS LAKERS
PPG 95.4 108.6
RPG 41.3 44.1
APG 21.0 24.4
FG% 45.735 47.639
FT% 76.099 76.916
3P% .369 .378

Featured Comment

    Lakers winning the West is great, but we want the Larry O'Brien trophy.

  • orangecountybro

Lakers 100, Spurs 92