Thunder in the home will continue to expand with the Los Angeles Lakers Game 2 of the playoffs, Western Conference semifinals opener Thunder huge advantage to 29 points triumph, efficient play Weidu Double Star, Perkins injury also left a potential problem; Lakers opener mistakes in a lot of defense in urgent need of improvement, also need to more firmly around the twin towers throughout the attack scenes.
Aspect game: how to adjust the Lakers
29 points and the points difference is amazing, more experience - Thunder opener only four turnovers, the Lakers only one steals thunder steals 13 times - the Lakers' defense is really embarrassing. How to deal with the pick and roll cover in the Thunder attack? The Lakers must be strengthened on a bit defensive intensity, but also the need to enhance the relief of fill the seats. For the Second World War, the Lakers twin towers in a timely manner interfere with the opponent's on the cover of a jumper. The first pre-holiday half of the Lakers' first battle of the offensive end, around the twin towers hit they strive the next trend, but as this season, repeated exposure to the problem: can not be sustained play the twin towers of combat power. Perkins' injury is already the Lakers positive, more depth reflects the inside advantage.
Wei few of the key bit: Kobe Bryant (microblogging), anti-
Ci Shiping (microblogging) lifted back, the Lakers have in theory the right person to the main anti Durant. The first battle before the game, the Lakers advance to confirm will be Bryant, the main anti Westbrook, Wei less opener 10 of 15 shots in less than 28 minutes to surrender 27 points and nine assists, seven rebounds and data sheets, indicating that Bryant's defense is highly undesirable. First with the Lakers defense literacy, with Kobe need to stay in power attack strategy; but very clear account of the first battle, the Lakers need around the twin towers hit, anti-Wei little more has been a top issue, then Bryant in respect of any first fully invested in the defense?
Trend of the team: Lakers no shortage of Waterloo experience
The regular season, the Lakers lose lose more than 15 points; first round of the playoffs against the Nuggets battle 6, the Lakers also backward up to 28 points in accordance with Bryant's words "After have seen many cases . " Seeking to rebound in Waterloo after the subject must be put on the Lakers First to the Second World War and embodied energy with the ability of opponents continued to compete, to avoid the score to be easily opened. "Best" Harden's presence reflects the great difference of the bench strength of both sides; reproduce Perkins hip injury, the Second World War in order to determine whether the appearance before the game, which also left to Thunder small risks.
The focus of comments: Lakers will bounce back
"Everything is there are tricks to do is to adjust, this is the real content of the playoffs." Bryant said, "We want to improve, to have better performance, we will do in the first round , "Lakers coach Mike Brown said:" must do one thing, we must as a whole, multi-layered defense to deal with opponents of the cover of the pick and roll. "Brown's tactical effects and spot execution for his coaching ability is a critical appraisal.