The Los Angeles Lakers blew a golden opportunity to close out their first round series with the Denver Nuggets, and their reward will be a return to the Pepsi Center for Game 6 to try and close things out and avoid the dreaded Game 7. Waiting in the wings are the Oklahoma City Thunder, who have to be loving the longer this playoff series runs on.
Can Andre Miller and JaVale McGee pull out another great performance? Can Kobe Bryant get more help from his big men inside in Pau Gasol and Andrew Bynum? Can the Lakers shooters nail their threes? Will the Nuggets play inspired basketball to get this to a winner-take-all on Saturday night?
Here's the pertinent info for Game 6.
Location: Pepsi Center, Denver, CO
Game Time: 7:30 p.m. PT, 10:30 p.m. ET
TV: TNT (National), KCAL LA (Local)
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