The Lakers could have used some defense in the Finals, when the Celtics ended the Lakers' fairy tale by crushing them with Paul Pierce's slow, methodical, back-'em-down-the-lane style. It has created a slow burn in the Lakers for, oh, about 164 days since their 131-92 humiliation in Game 6 of the Finals.
Yeah, yeah, yeah.
You gave us your best shot in game 4.
I guess you can try again in December.
It might be better if you spent your time praying with the Zen Mistress for an injury to the Big 3.