Found February 25, 2013 on Players View:
In Miami it’s currently all about the Heat as they have put the rest of the NBA on notice with their dominant play.  In doing so they top our week 17 NBA power rankings. #1 Miami Heat (40-14) As impressive as LeBron James has been, it is his supporting cast that has Miami thumping the opposition right now.   Shane Battier is shooting 60-percent over nine games from three-point land. #2 San Antonio Spurs (45-13) The cagey veterans keep on keeping on. It doesn’t matter who gets hurt and for how long. The Spurs just win. Please Click Here To Read The Rest Of The Week 17 Rankings The post LeBron James and the Miami Heat take over the Week 17 NBA power rankings appeared first on Players View Dot Net
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