Scouting Update: Rockets-Lakers G4

Originally Published: May 8, 2009
By David Thorpe | Scouts Inc.

•Rockets-Lakers series scouting report | Series page

The Lakers discovered an excellent formula for winning on the road against the Jazz, and have improved on it since their Game 4 win in Salt Lake City: Rely on Kobe Bryant to jump-start their offense early, right when the crowd is at its loudest, then play tough half-court defense to hold off the home team. They didn't need much defense in Utah, but they have in this series, and that's why they are on top of the Rockets 2-1 after ...

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