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Lakers on the Freeway to Success

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Ray Allen's jumper must have been stopped at security. He traveled from L.A. to Boston, but his shot wasn't allowed to board. Or knowing the airlines, maybe it was shipped to the Bahamas by mistake, with those suitcases which were supposed to go to Baltimore.

Is there a Bureau of Missing Baskets?

There's inconsistency, and there's Allen. Sunday night he couldn't miss, or virtually couldn't miss, setting an NBA playoff record with eight 3-pointers, seven in the first half, scoring 32 points in all.

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