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What the Lakers Need to Win It All

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The Phoenix Suns showed some life in their 118-109 victory over the Lakers in Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals. Rather than taking a cue from the Orlando Magic and do their best impression of a lifeless corpse, the Suns decided to show some heart and dignity and actually competed against the Lakers on their home court.

After having his manhood question in the Phoenix media, Amare Stoudemire came up big for the Suns scoring 42 points and grabbing 11 rebounds. Even the seven-footer Robin Lopez got in on the action with 20 points in 31 minutes of play. Their aggressive play got the Lakers in foul troubles with Andrew Bynum scoring two points and grabbing two rebounds while committing four fouls in only eight minutes of play. Lamar Odom fouled out of the game in 35 minutes with only 10 points and six rebounds to his name.