Originally written on Fox Sports Florida  |  Last updated 11/13/14
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MIAMI What happened: Commissioner David Stern called it the most anticipated NBA Finals in 30 years.Thats a bit of exaggeration. Still, from the looks of Game 1, this could be a heck of a series.The San Antonio Spurs defeated the Miami Heat 92-88 Thursday night at AmericanAirlines Arena. Unfortunately for fans, theyll now have to wait until Sunday for Game 2.Guard Tony Parker led the Spurs with 21 points, including a 16-foot banker with 5.2 seconds left that just beat the shot-block buzzer and gave the Spurs a 92-88 lead. San Antonio forward Tim Duncan added 20 points and had 14 rebounds.The loss spoiled a triple-double by Miami star LeBron James of 18 points, 18 rebounds and 10 assists. It was the third triple-double of his Finals career and his second straight in a Finals game since he also had one in the decisive Game 5 last year against Oklahoma City. Also, the past three Finals triple-doubles all have come courtesy of James, his first one in Game 5 against Dallas in 2011.The g...
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