Doug Mann's Lakers Stats

Updated: June 14, 2010, 3:13 PM ET
By Doug Mann | 710 ESPN Radio Los Angeles

Conn Smythe was the principal owner of the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey league (NHL) from 1927 to 1961. His famous credo was "If you can't beat 'em in the alley, you can't beat 'em on the ice." In his memoir, he describes it as the most misunderstood remark he ever made. Rather than meaning that his players should go out and bully the opposition, he meant the opposite, that his players should refuse to be bullied by the opposition.

Prior to Game 6 of the NBA Finals ...

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