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The Lakers reach the Western Conference finals for the second straight year after finishing off the Rockets in seven games. Hear from both sides after L.A.'s 89-70 victory.
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I'm Bryan Webber would you NBA playoff report presented by the 2009. Honda Ridgeline. The Houston Rockets in Los Angeles Lakers are going out in the second round of the NBA playoffs are more tonight in what -- you -- Staples Center. What you learn about your game from the series and how they're going to help you improve. Move anonymous books. People. We'll. We'll definitely would play harder and -- compete. Starting defensive -- without any less of chance. And who boot -- And -- into the -- You know I think the big thing is you know just the energy that you have to come with every game we needed there's no off ninth in the play. -- every night you want to compete for you know win you don't want to have. Blow -- situations in a playoff where you're efforts futile or you you haven't given yourself a shot to win the game regardless of whether it's homer away and we just didn't do that there's there's we weren't prepared from the first game. And it could possibly be part of our problem -- coaching. Our effort to be much better. And games four and game. Excellent. -- was doing some -- and series bomb making adjustments. Who we would do we made our adjustments we Kmart and rated ego and a can't take anything -- machines and but we definitely have. -- -- Cool yeah. Carmen and hair for -- and we knew there and give -- their best shot especially. On the first quarter and to -- -- at least in have been treated to match it. And I would turn the ball over the transition easy buckets and we didn't move the ball well not making a shot to make it again you know fortunately after got -- than the first quarter we've put pretty straight up but the damage had been on that -- You know I'm very proud of these guys are -- are tales they just sent him today that are there the better team but it's. I think queens learn a lot of our group of people we have and so we're young guys really grew during this series they had during their ups and downs like do you expect and today. More downs announcements. Overall I'm really pleased with them. That's going to do it for the NBA playoff report presented by the Honda Ridgeline strike -- intelligence. For all your playoff need to keep a log onto the foxsports.com. And BA home page.