Lonnie White’s Xs and O’s
Staff writer Lonnie White breaks down keys to Game 2 and looks forward to Game 3:
Three keys from Game 2
No defense--Spurs still searching for answers against Lakers’ versatility.
Setting the table--Kobe Bryant’s offense established tempo of the game.
All alone--Duncan’s dominant rebounding kept Spurs close in the first half.
Three keys for Game 3
Where’s Manu?--Spurs can’t win without getting more production from Ginobili.
True test--Lakers need to maintain defensive aggressiveness on the road.
Layups--Spurs have to find a way to score easier baskets in transition.