Originally written on Bloguin Best  |  Last updated 6/17/13
Entering Game Five, the question among Spurs fans was just how much Manu Ginobili had left in his tank. Was the Ginobili who averaged 7.5 points per game and shot 34.5 percent and seemed like he was forcing everything to do what he used to be able to do was the Ginobili of now and the Ginobili the Spurs would have for the remainder of this series. Or would it be the Ginobili that entered the starting lineup for the first time on Sunday night and put on one of the great resurrections in NBA Finals history. From his first shot, a step-back jumper with his toe on the line, this was a different Ginobili. A Ginobili capable of scoring and passing at will and flying easily into the lane. Manu Ginobili set the tone on his way to 24 points and 10 assists on 8-for-14 shooting. Danny Green finished it off as San Antonio used a 19-1 run in the third quarter to take the lead and hold off Miami 114-104 in Game Five of the NBA Finals, taking a critical 3-2 series lead heading back to South ...
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