Shaquille O'Neal wanted everyone to shut up and just play ball, and Shaq silenced every Blazer with a dominting 25-point, 15-rebound performance on Sunday to stake L.A. to a 99-86 win in Portland and a series sweep. Kobe Bryant played good team basketball, posting 22 points and nine assists. Steve Smith and Damon Stoudamire tried their best to keep the Blazers season alive, tallying 25 apiece, but in the end the Lakers move on and the Blazers look for answers.
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