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Lakers fans (and foes) take to Twitter to offer post-loss locker room music selections

May 9, 2011 |  3:30 pm

The Los Angeles Lakers were bested by the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday, ending both Phil Jackson’s coaching career and any plans for a championship parade in L.A.

As diehard fans lamented the team's second-round elimination in the playoffs, others decided to have a bit of fun and take to Twitter and throw out their picks for what tunes the team could potentially have played in the locker room, post-loss.

Twitter was riddled with a wide range of picks -- tracks from Rick Astley, Chris Brown, Drake and Notorious B.I.G. proved to be especially popular –- and although there are way too many to list, here are 10:


Photos: Lakers vs. Mavericks Game 4

Saying goodbye to a Lakers era as wild and successful as they've had

Divided Lakers simply get lost on way to three-peat

-- Gerrick D. Kennedy

Photo:  Kobe Bryant walks off the court after Game 4 on Sunday. Credit: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times