Scouting Update: Rockets-Lakers G5
• Rockets-Lakers series scouting report | Series page
The Rockets came into Game 4 with the thought that their collective group, minus Yao, was still good enough to win the game. There was no need to think about what might end up happening after that. Physicalness, toughness, smarts, speed and some good fortune were part of the game plan. The Lakers countered with the casual team we've seen a few times in this postseason, and the result was a first-class spanking by halftime.
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