Originally Posted by LA_Showtime
Eh, I have two problems with the Lakers' loss:
1) Pau Gasol disappearing.
2) Phil Jackson acknowledging that and Kobe talked after losing to the Mavericks and saying they both agreed they rather would have lost now than in the Finals. You just DON'T make those type of comments public, and I don't like that they thought like that at all. It makes it sound like they're more concerned with their legacies than what's best for the Lakers.
Yea, that definitely wasn't the attitude to have. It lets you know that they were complacent.