Found June 05, 2012 on Jocks and Stiletto Jill:
The OKC Thunder are up 3-2 over the San Antonio Spurs. The Spurs were 10-0 in the playoffs before this three-game skid. I picked the Thunder and 6 and I stand firm about my prediction. The changing of the guard is  almost complete. If the Thunder knock out the Spurs on Wednesday night, they’ll have [...]
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