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Herald   Kobe Bryant may be better than Michael Jordan   
Kobe Bryant leads Lakers production     
Ray Allen shoots down any ill will for Kobe Bryant    
Paul Pierce heard Doc Rivers’ call     
Spirit of '86 fills baby Celtics     
Kurt Rambis hits on new, old NBA      
Luke Walton weaned in Green    
Flip Saunders out as Pistons' coach    
Phil Jackson will keep Lakers ‘in the moment’      
Three keys to Celtics defense      
Derek Fisher has thrived in return to Lakers     
Officiating might mar NBA Finals       
Globe   Trash removal       
Countdown to the Finals:  Monday's practice     
A full-court press for Celtics tickets     
Jackson has own view on TV history           
The pitch is what caught Brown's attention     
Though busy, they're happy in their work      
In reflection, Stern likes what he's seen     
Reeling in the years      
The Finals countdown     
It's on!!     

More Links After the Jump
  

MetroWest Daily   Celtics: On-court star wars     
CelticsBlog  Good prognosis for one LA franchise point guard     
LOY's Place   It's all about the defense     
Celtics 17   More post game 6 - still revelling         
NBA.com    Buzz vs hype            
Inside the numbers:  A contrast in styles      
Living the Finals:  Beat LA      
TrueHoop   When the Celtics played the Lakers     
Red's Army  Why the Celtics will win     
Paul Pierce needs some sleep          
5 reasons why       
Full Court Press    The glory of the past meets us in the present    
SI.com   The defense never rests         
Top 10 NBA Finals storylines     
The Bulletin   Which team is going to win the NBA Finals   
News OK     Celtics' Ray:  The big man's best friend       
Patriot Ledger    Ray Allen has moved past verbal war with Kobe Bryant      
Pierce is happy bet never paid off       
As a kid in LA, Pierce grew up hating the Celtics    
Dime    Sam Cassell says the Clippers are natural born losers    
Columbus Dispatch    Big Three, Celtics back, just not all the way    
Detroit News    Pierce, Bryant argued about who'd be traded       
Press Telegram   Practice is no different              
LA Times    Our blog can beat up your blog       
Lakers still figuring out their matchups        
Stretched Celtics rest and regroup for Lakers     
LA Daily News   Lakers-Celtics final is highly suspicious     
Lakers' Walton knows Celtics thanks to dad 
Lakers aren't buying the hype         
Matchups?  Lakers play it coy      
Walton now on the opposite side     
USA Today   Following Doc's orders cured Celtics' ills   
In Barkley's view, plenty of reasons to love LA         
Pierce, Bryant stick it out and make it to the NBA Finals  
Hartford Courant  Tony Allen in doubt for Celtics    
Celtics Lakers nothing new for Jones          
Seattle Times  Celtics, Lakers once again possess the NBA    
Courier Journal   Rajon Rondo proving many of us wrong    
KBMT    Kendrick Perkins ready for the NBA Finals    
Sporting News   Finals preview      
Beacon Journal    Plainly stupid           
Projo   With a little luck, Gomes wouldn't be on the outside looking in  
A new mindset        
The rush is on for NBA Finals tickets   
Nowich Bulletin     Owners help restore Celtics to former glory     
Pierce makes transition from petulant child to proud leader      
Southside Perspective    KG sweats Gatorade: Unfair advantage for the Celtics    
Hoopshype   Six reasons will reveal the winner   
OC Register    Will Lamar Odom cave against Kevin Garnett      
Metro    Celtics could lose coach      
Leading men      
These Celtics deserve our attention        
SportsHubLA    Q and A with Green Bandwagon      
Jones on the NBA   Flashback to the last time Celtics and Lakers played in the Finals  
Basketbawful    Worst of Celtics-Lakers Part 1     
Worst of Celtics - Lakers Part 2          
Worst of Celtics - Lakers Part 3     
Hoopsworld   Dream Series:  Lakers vs Celtics     
Lakers Blog   Paul Pierce vs the Lakers = good numbers   
Fox Sports    Celtics stand between Phil and Red's record     
WhatIfSports   NBA Finals simulated 10,000 times   
Wall Street Journal   Lakers, Celtics wait to renew rivalry   
Slam    Boston Celtics:  Band of Brothers           
NECN   Rondo: Team defense key to beat LA     
Doc talks Kobe strategy for game 1        
Ray Allen:  The  challenge of covering Kobe      
NBC Sports   Celtics may not have Kobe stopper for Finals      
Boston Daily    The Ray Allen - Kobe feud  
ESPN   Chat with Bill Simmons   
Lakers Library    Lakers will win because of chemistry   
Supersonic Soul    The anatomy of a feud     
Bleacher Report   The NBA's biggest what ifs in the last decade        
Times Tribune   Boston's new Big 3 is good but the original Big 3 was great 
Courtside View   Back to work in Waltham        
Shamrock Headband   Truth is Truth, to the end of reckoning  
Green Bandwagon   Checking in with SportsHub LA        
Celtics News   A look at the key matchups           
Parquet Wishes   To be honest, I would have preferred playing the Spurs     
Lex Nihil Novi    The media's purple bias      
Bitter Byron     
The bitter 1969 defeat      
That bitter feeling     
Kobe the conquerer       
The Show has a knack        
Wicked Good Sports   What has happened here?     
 Worcester Telegram   Containing Kobe is the key         
Sorry these are so late but my internet was out much of the morning.  Go C's!!!