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The San Antonio Spurs rallied in the fourth quarter of Game 1 on their NBA Finals series with the Miami Heat to capture a 92-88 win. Not only did they get the win, the stole home court from the Heat and look poised to take Game 2 this Sunday.
After the win, Kawhi Leonard, Gary Neal, Boris Diaw and Patty Mills spoke on the thrilling win.
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Spurs veteran guard Tony Parker literally did it all in Thursday's Game 1 victory over the Heat in the NBA Finals.Parker led all scorers with 21 points including two off a clutch basket with five seconds left to ice the game. He also handed out a team-high six assists in the contest.Additionally, the native of France temporarily took over the coaching duties from Greg Popovich...
Spurs guard Manu Ginobili is 36 years of age, and next season would be his 12th. Ginobili will be a free agent this summer, and when asked by Rachel Nichols, said he wasn’t sure if he’d return next season.
Having battled injuries the past few seasons, and his game clearly not the same as it was years ago, Ginobili was asked if he might hang it up and retire?
“I don’t know...
It was the shot heard around the NBA world in Game 1 of the NBA Finals as San Antonio Spurs' Tony Parker made an incredible bank shot with seconds left on the shot clock. It was the nail in the coffin for the Miami Heat as the Spurs went on to win Game 1 and steal home court advantage.
Parker's shot was simply ridiculous and now it got the "And 1 Mix Tape"...
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Tony Parker just beat the 24 second clock prompting the Spurs to beat the Heat in Game 1 of the NBA Finals.
Parker led all scorers with 21 points and also recorded six assists in the opening game of the NBA Finals.
The Spurs entered the contest as 5 point underdogs. Game 2 of the series will take place on Sunday.
MIAMI (AP) -- Danny Green smiled as he stepped behind the interview podium and a crowd of reporters gathered around him to talk about the NBA Finals.
On a San Antonio Spurs team that steps into the spotlight reluctantly, and occasionally petulantly, Green seems only too happy to entertain questions and relay his story.
No one wanted to talk to him in Slovenia. There were rarely...
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From midway through the first quarter until midway through the fourth, the Miami Heat held the lead for almost 34 consecutive minutes. However, the Spurs were able to respond to all Heat surges and strike back in the 4th quarter with a run the Heat couldn’t quite match. Lebron James had a superb game, putting up 18 rebounds and 10 assists...
I have a very deep respect for the San Antonio Spurs. If the Celtics didn’t exist, I’d totally be a Spurs fan. So I’m gladly helping out our friends at Project Spurs with their coverage of the NBA Finals.
Today, I offered my take on Tony Parker’s amazing, back-breaking shot to ice Game 1.
Here’s a bit of it:
Amidst the chaos of a broken play, San Antonio Spurs...
After you have been in the league for so many years and been through so many ups and downs, you don’t worry as much about being politically correct.
Exhibit A: Tracy McGrady…..
All class McGrady: "Are you ready to play in finals if you're called?" Is a pig's p—- pork?"
— Ryan Wolstat (@WolstatSun) June 7, 2013
I have to admit I would like to see McGrady...
The San Antonio Spurs stole home court advantage in Game 1 of the NBA Finals versus the Miami Heat and are just three wins away from title No. 5.
But the road to the Finals was filled with thrilling games, wild finishes, and close calls but in the end, San Antonio captured the West crown and are looking to add to their franchise success.
Check out the road to the NBA Finals...
Tony Parker came up big during Thursday night’s Game 1 of the NBA Finals, hitting a buzzer beater in the closing moments to give the Spurs a 1-0 series lead. The always-crazy Dick Vitale found this as a great opportunity to tweet at Parker’s ex-wife, Eva Longoria, to tell her how awesome her former husband is.
I’m not sure where he was intending to go with that tweet, but I’ll...
The San Antonio Spurs will face off against the Miami Heat tonight in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. This will be the first time the Spurs make the Finals without homecourt advantage against the best team in the East, the Miami Heat.
The Spurs will have their work cut out for them in the final series to determine the NBA champion and there will be three factors that will determine...
Tim Duncan and Kobe Bryant are no strangers to one another. (Credit)
I don’t know a single person who prefers Dunkin Donuts to Krispy Kreme. You probably don’t, either. Yet there are easily 10 Dunkin Donuts for every Krispy Kreme you might be lucky enough to spot.
We’re blasted with Dunkin Donuts imagery. If you live in a major city, you see it everywhere; if you watch any...
The most compelling matchup of this year's NBA Finals beginning tonight isn't Kawhi Leonard trying to guard LeBron James or Tim Duncan matching up with Chris Bosh, or even to see who flops better between Manu Ginobili and Dwyane Wade... it's the most combative, entertaining, long-running battle in the Association.
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich vs sideline reporters....
The NBA Finals. Just being here can be memorable - and miserable.
And surprise, it's those supposedly stoic Spurs who are having more fun, while the South Beach bunch is a little grumpy and grouchy.
The Miami Heat may be on top of the basketball world, but there's no joy unless they stay there.
''Playoffs ain't fun, man. I'm sorry to bust anyone on the...