NBA Finals Breakdown: Los Angeles Lakers vs Orlando Magic

Matt SmithCorrespondent IJune 1, 2009

NBA Finals Breakdown: Los Angeles Lakers vs Orlando Magic

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 16: Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers throws a pass over Courtney #11 of the Orlando Magic on January 16, 2009 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The Magic won 109-103. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges

Point Guards

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    DENVER - MAY 23:  Derek Fisher #2 of the Los Angeles Lakers passes the ball against the Denver Nuggets in Game Three of the Western Conference Finals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on May 23, 2009 in Denver, Colorado. NOTE TO USER: User ex

Point Guards

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    ORLANDO, FL - MAY 30: Rafer Alston #1 of the Orlando Magic pumps his fist late in the game against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2009 Playoffs at Amway Arena on May 30, 2009 in Orlando, Florida. NOTE TO US

Point Guards

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    ORLANDO, FL - MAY 26:  Rafer Alston #1 of the Orlando Magic passes the ball against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at the Amway Arena on May 26, 2009 in Orlando, Florida. NOTE TO USER: Us

Shooting Guards

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 27:  Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers looks on against the Denver Nuggets in Game Five of the Western Conference Finals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on May 27, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER:

Shooting Guards

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    CLEVELAND - MAY 22:  Courtney Lee #11 of the Orlando Magic handles the ball against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2009 Playoffs at Quicken Loans Arena on May 22, 2009 in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User

Shooting Guards

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 27:  Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers holds up a finger in the first quarter against the Denver Nuggets in Game Five of the Western Conference Finals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on May 27, 2009 in Los Ange

Forwards

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 21:  Trevor Ariza #3 of the Los Angeles Lakers reatcs to making of a three-pointer in the second quarter against the Utah Jazz in Game Two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on Ap

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    CLEVELAND - MAY 28: Hedo Turkoglu #15 of the Orlando Magic reacts after a play against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2009 Playoffs at Quicken Loans Arena on May 28, 2009 in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER:

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    ORLANDO, FL - MAY 26:  Hedo Turkoglu #15 of the Orlando Magic celebrates a three point shot by teammate Rashard Lewis to take the lead 100-98 over the Cleveland Cavaliers in the fourth quarter of Game Four of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2009

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 27:  Pau Gasol #16 of the Los Angeles Lakers reacts in the fourth quarter against the Denver Nuggets in Game Five of the Western Conference Finals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on May 27, 2009 in Los Angeles, Califor

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    ORLANDO, FL - MAY 26:  Rashard Lewis #9 of the Orlando Magic shoots with four seconds left in the fourth quarter to take the lead 100-98 over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at the Amway A

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 21:  Pau Gasol #16 of the Los Angeles Lakers dunks the ball in the first quarter against the Denver Nuggets in Game Two of the Western Conference Finals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on May 21, 2009 in Los Angeles, C

Centers

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    LOS ANGELES - JANUARY 16:  Andrew Bynum #17 of the Los Angeles Lakers and Dwight Howard #12 of the Orlando Magic look on during a break in their NBA game on January 16, 2009 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The Magic won 109-103.   NOTE TO US

Centers

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    LOS ANGELES - JANUARY 12:  Dwight Howard #12 of the Orlando Magic goes up for a shot between Kobe Bryant #24 and Andrew Bynum #17 of the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center January 12, 2007 in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowl

Centers

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    CLEVELAND - MAY 28:  Dwight Howard #12 of the Orlando Magic reacts after a play against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2009 Playoffs at Quicken Loans Arena on May 28, 2009 in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER:

Sixth Man

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 21:  Lamar Odom #7 of the Los Angeles Lakers moves the ball against the Utah Jazz in Game Two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on April 21, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. NOTE

Sixth Man

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    ORLANDO, FL - MAY 26:  Mickael Pietrus #20 of the Orlando Magic reacts while playing against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at the Amway Arena on May 26, 2009 in Orlando, Florida. NOTE TO

6th Man

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 27:  Lamar Odom #7 of the Los Angeles Lakers is blocked by Chris Andersen #11 of the Denver Nuggets in the first quarter of Game Five of the Western Conference Finals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on May 27, 2009 in

Coaches

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    DENVER - MAY 29:  Head coach Phil Jackson of the Los Angeles Lakers reacts in the first half against the Denver Nuggets in Game Six of the Western Conference Finals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Pepsi Center on May 29, 2009 in Denver, Colorado. NOTE TO

Coaches

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    CLEVELAND - MAY 28: Head coach Stan Van Gundy of the Orlando Magic reacts from the sidelines against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2009 Playoffs at Quicken Loans Arena on May 28, 2009 in Cleveland, Ohio.

Coaches

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    DENVER - MAY 25:  Head coach Phil Jackson of the Los Angeles Lakers coaches speaks with Kobe Bryant #24 against the Denver Nuggets in Game Four of the Western Conference Finals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Pepsi Center on May 25, 2009 in Denver, Colora

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 27:  Kobe Bryant #24, Pau Gasol #16, Trevor Ariza #3 of the Los Angeles Lakers embrace in the fouth quarter against the Denver Nuggets in Game Five of the Western Conference Finals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on Ma
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