Many crushed Lakers fans spent the day Monday sulking and wondering how a team that was supposed to reach the Finals got swept by the Dallas Mavericks.
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It’s been a long month for Pau Gasol, and it looks like the summer will be even longer.
Kobe Bryant guaranteed the Lakers would beat the Mavericks in Game 4 and still believed his team would win the series despite being down 3-0.
The Zen Master may be fresh out of ideas. In a turn of events that not even the most brilliant expert could have predicted, the Lakers have dug themselves an 0-3 hole against the Mavericks.
On Friday we passed along a report from Media Take Out that was cited by the OC Register saying part of Pau Gasol’s problems in the playoffs were related to personal issues with his girlfriend.
Pau Gasol has been completely absent during the playoffs and has struggled to produce against the Mavericks.
The Lakers were losing to the Mavericks at the end of Game 2 when Ron Artest decided to go Ron Artest. In a move only someone as numbskulled as him could have conceived, Artest ran into Mavs guard J.
They say the best coaches are the ones who can “reach” their players.