Globe basketball writers offer insight and analysis following the Lakers's 110-109 overtime triumph over the Celtics Thursday evening at the TD Banknorth Garden.
Spears: If these walls could talk
The Globe's Marc Spears drops by an empty officials locker room and wonders what the referees might have talked about during and after a game marred by questionable calls.
Ryan: Personal foul call on the refs
The Globe's Bob Ryan wonders how this was the best set of referees David Stern and the NBA could find for the season's marquee matchup.