Discussion

Lakers fouled out of embarrassment

Updated: May 9, 2011, 8:57 AM ET
By Jeff Caplan | ESPNDallas.com

DALLAS -- The Los Angeles Lakers' frustration factor boiled over in a final two-prong meltdown with flagrant foul 2 calls dished out in a 45-second span of the fourth quarter.

With 9:06 to play in Game 4 and the Mavs up 94-68 on their way to the second-round sweep, Lamar Odom unloaded on Dirk Nowitzki well above the 3-point arc in what should have been a routine screen.

Three possessions later, 7-foot center Andrew Bynum delivered an intentional mid-air body slam to under-6-foot guard ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

EDITORS' PICKS

  • The One To Watch
    Tyron Smith versus Robert Quinn might just be the best matchup to watch in the NFL this week.

ALSO SEE

MORE NBA HEADLINES