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Lakers pin performance on Odom

Updated: April 27, 2010, 4:41 PM ET
By Dave McMenamin | ESPNLosAngeles.com

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- Under the watchful eye of six-time NBA champion Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the Lakers held their shootaround Tuesday morning in preparation for their pivotal Game 5 against the Oklahoma City Thunder.

After the shootaround Lakers coach Phil Jackson said he is considering rotation changes for Game 5 to, "try and get Lamar [Odom] involved. He's got to get the ball in the game. If he plays well, we usually play well."

Odom is averaging just 7.8 points and ...

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