Lamar Odom & Ron Artest are jeopardizing Kobe Bryant's legacy

Ronald MonestimeCorrespondent IJune 14, 2010

BOSTON - JUNE 13:  Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers addresses the media after Game Five of the 2010 NBA Finals against the Boston Celtics on June 13, 2010 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. The Celtics won 92-86. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
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After the first five games of the 2010 NBA Finals and with the Boston Celtics one victory away from their second championship in three years, several observations should be firmly embedded in the minds of analyst and fan alike going into Game 6.

From the Celtics reaffirming they have the most complete team in the league to the Los Angeles Lakers being exposed for their lack of depth, it has become crystal clear that Boston’s mastery of the Lakers has not been limited by roster changes and modifications to the game since this rivalry began to simmer in 1959.

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