With LA winning Game 4 in overtime last night, one can reasonably assume that the Magic are effed. LA needs only to win one of their next three now, and Orlando currently offers no argument to suggest that this series will even get back to LA. Dwight Howard and his 7 turnovers seem unable to produce the breakout game needed to give Orlando a chance. But I guess we should talk about Derek Fisher now.
Fisher forced overtime with a 3-pointer with 4.6 seconds left in regulation and then drilled another with 31.3 seconds to go in overtime as the Los Angeles Lakers outlasted the Orlando Magic 99-91 in Game 4 on Thursday night to open a 3-1 lead in the NBA Finals.[…]
“It ranks right up there at the top,” he said. “You know, even greater than 0.4 because I feel like we’re as close as possible to what our end goal is.”
The end goal? Taking Kobe on that Thailand vacation he’s always wanted. They probably won’t be doing too much there. Just hanging out.