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Game 4: Lakers Win at Buzzer

Laker guard Smush Parker slips and falls in front of the Suns’ Leandro Barbosa. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Phoenix guard Steve Nash drives to the basket but misses the layup in front of Kwame Brown. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Smush Parker plays tight defense and prepares to knock the ball away from Steve Nash in the final seconds of regulation. (Lori Shepler / LAT)
Laker guard Smush Parker knocks the ball away from the Phoenix Suns’ Steve Nash in the final seconds of regulation. (Lori Shepler / LAT)
Kobe Bryant is upset after a call by the referee. (Wally Skalij, Los Angeles Times)
Sun guard Steve Nash argues that he was fouled. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Luke Walton ties up the ball on Nash for a jump ball in the final seconds of overtime as Lamar Odom helps out and Bryant signals jump ball. (Lori Shepler / LAT)
Kobe Bryant tries to steal the ball away from Phoenix’s Steve Nash. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Kobe Bryant celebrates his game-winning shot over the Phoenix Suns with teammates. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Kobe Bryant roars with confidence after his game-winning shot in overtime. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Laker teammates embrace Kobe Bryant after he made the winning shot in overtime against the Phoenix Suns in Game 4 of the Western Conference first-round series Sunday at Staples Center. (Lori Shepler / LAT)
Kobe Bryant lights up the Staples Center with his game-winning shot in a 99-98 overtime victory that gave the Lakers a 3-1 lead in the best-of-seven game series. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Kobe Bryant is mobbed by teammates after he scores the winning shot. (Lori Shepler / LAT)
Kobe Bryant, right, smothers Smush Parker after Parker stole the ball from Steve Nash to set up Bryant’s game-tying shot at the end of regulation. (Lori Shepler / LAT)