Originally Posted by Kurosawa0
OKC has everything you'd want from a team capable of beating the Lakers. The question is if they'll be the Lakers and not if they can.
Pretty much. They have the talent, they have all the pieces they need to do it. It's just a matter of can they overcome the Lakers poise and veteran experience. I tend to think that they would be a lot more motivated for that series than they would against New Orleans and Dallas.