Bill Schoening's 20-Second Timeout: Tim Leads Way to Conference Finals
Duncan scored on jump hooks, turnaround jumpers, putbacks, runners in the lane, 20 footers from the top of the key, and off pick and roll plays.
The LA Lakers simply had no one to guard him..not Robert Horry, not Slava Medvedenko, and most importantly not Shaquille O'Neal.
The Spurs, led by their quiet superstar, were the hungrier, more athletic and aggresive team, at both ends of the floor.
There was a headline in the LA Times on Thursday which read "Who'll Stop The Reign?" The answer is Tim Duncan and the San Antonio Spurs.