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NBA Finals 2013: Complete Preview for Game 6

Link to Media<p>Following a record-breaking performance from Danny Green in Game 5, the San Antonio Spurs head to Miami up 3-2 vs. the Heat in the 2013 NBA Finals.<p><i>Sporting News</i> tells the tale of Green's clutch performance against Miami throughout the first five games of the Finals series.<p>The Spurs …

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Danny Green Broke Ray Allen's Record For 3-Pointers In An NBA Finals, And Allen's Reaction Was Perfect

Tonight in Game 5 he set the all-time record for 3-pointers made in an NBA Finals.<p>Amazingly, he did it in just over 4 1/2 games.<p>The previous record was 22, held by current Miami Heat player Ray Allen.<p>Allen's reaction to Green's historic three was epic.<p>Here's the record-breaking shot:<p>Allen's face …

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San Antonio Spurs Proving Depth Does Matter In 2013 NBA Finals

Sometimes it's more about depth than it is star power.<p>The NBA playoffs are considered a time for teams to tighten their rotations, milk their superstars and employ the use of reserves sparingly.<p>With the season winding down and the championship on the line, franchises naturally want their best …

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Forget the Supporting Cast; It's Time to Start Blaming LeBron James

Link to Media<p>LeBron James has officially joined his supporting cast.<p>For the majority of the NBA playoffs, James wasn't getting much help. With the exception of the Game 2 NBA Finals romping, he still isn't—at least not the kind he needs.<p>Dwyane Wade—even after dropping 16 points and five assists in …

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Tony Parker: 'Ready to go'

SAN ANTONIO -- Spurs guard Tony Parker said he will play in Game 4 of the NBA Finals after his availability was in doubt because of a mild right …

Spurs hit NBA Finals-record 16 3-pointers in rout of Heat

SAN ANTONIO -- Danny Green and Gary Neal aren't NBA royalty like LeBron James.<p>Either undrafted or unwanted, they once were more likely to be found …

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Tony Parker injury: Spurs guard to have MRI on hamstring

Spurs point guard Tony Parker will have an MRI on Wednesday for a hamstring injury suffered in Game 3, but early indications are that the injury is just a bad cramp.<p>San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker will undergo an MRI on Wednesday for a right hamstring injury suffered in the Spurs' 113-77 …

NBA Finals 2013, Heat vs. Spurs Game 3: Danny Green approaching 3-point record

Spurs guard Danny Green has already hit 16 three-pointers in the NBA Finals, which is just six short of the record set by Ray Allen in 2008.<p>Two years ago, Danny Green was an afterthought. In April 2011, Green found himself toiling in the D-League with the Austin Toros after being waived by both the …

Tim Duncan and Tony Parker Miss Game 3 Warmups Stuck in Traffic

Link to Media<p>The San Antonio Spurs are looking to add another tally into the win column in Tuesday night's game against the Miami Heat, but Tim Duncan and Tony Parker had a bit of a delay getting to the arena.<p>Apparently the two spent a bit of time in traffic, long enough to put their status for the …

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Tracy McGrady, the most popular man at the NBA Finals

The star-crossed scorer is holding court during his deepest postseason run ever.<p>MIAMI -- Tracy McGrady played seven and a half minutes in the Finals, which was seven and a half minutes more than T-Mac expected to play. To be fair, that's more than anyone anywhere expected one of the most …

Heat vs. Spurs: Key Matchups to Watch in Game 3

After a split in the first two games of the NBA Finals in Miami, the next three will be held in San Antonio with both teams possessing the potential to close out the series.<p>Each team perfectly utilized their blueprints for success in keeping the series even at 1-1. With momentum at a stalemate, …

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NBA Finals 2013: Dwyane Wade, Manu Ginobili and the tenor of decline

The explosive shooting guards from the Heat and Spurs are imploding before our eyes. Father Time doesn't lose.<p>There are still some nights when Dwyane Wade is a totally unfair accomplice to LeBron James. From 18 feet and in, Wade has any number of parlor tricks to get buckets for himself and his …

LeBron: Do what's best for team

MIAMI -- With six simple words, LeBron James explained the philosophy behind the way he now plays the game.<p>"I've done more and lost before."<p>Such was …

Attention Red Wedding Crashers: Get a Grip, Sit Back, and Enjoy a Best-in-Genre Moment

<b>**Warning: This piece contains spoilers. Read at your own risk.**</b><p>If one struggles to name any fantasy-genre<br>standout on the small screen or silver …

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NBA Finals 2013, Spurs vs. Heat Game 1: Referee assignments

Monty McCutchen leads the referee crew for Game 1 between the Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs.<p>The NBA officiating crew for NBA Finals series-opening bout between the Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs will be led by veteran Monty McCutchen, and he will be joined by Tony Brothers and Jason Phillips. …

Dick Vitale's awkward tweet to Eva Longoria

Tony Parker and Eva Longoria had an ugly, messy divorce in 2010, but the <i>Desperate Housewives</i> star apparently has no hard feelings towards Parker or the San Antonio Spurs. She made it clear on Twitter where her loyalties lie following the Spurs’ 92-88 win over the Miami Heat in Game 1 of the NBA …

This Tony Parker buzzer-beater is as close as possible

The San Antonio Spurs squeezed out a a 92-88 win over the Miami Heat in Game 1 of the NBA Finals, and this prayer from Tony Parker was the basket that sealed it.<p>The shot required several minutes of video review, and it was about as close as is humanly possible as to whether Parker beat the shot …

LeBron James's 3rd NBA Finals triple-double comes in Heat defeat to Spurs

LeBron James recorded his third career triple-double in the NBA Finals on Thursday night during Miami's Game 1 loss to the Spurs. Where does his performance rank?<p>LeBron James did something extraordinary in Game 1 of the 2013 NBA Finals, but he's been so dominant recently that his amazing …

NBA Reveals Mocks of Rings and Banners for Winner of Spurs vs. Heat

The NBA Finals are just getting under way, with the San Antonio Spurs taking Game 1 on the road by a score of 92-88 against the defending champion Miami Heat on Thursday evening.<p>Although the series has a long way to go, it's not too early for either team's fanbase to envision what a title would …

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Tony Parker leads Spurs past Heat in Finals opener

MIAMI -- The San Antonio Spurs still have that winning NBA Finals formula of good defense and a little luck on offense.<p>Tim Duncan overcame a slow …

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NBA Finals 2013: X-Factors for Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs

Link to Media<p>Well, here we are, one day away from the 2013 NBA Finals.<p>And what a ride it has been.<p>The Miami Heat are coming off a seven-game battle against the Indiana Pacers, while the ageless San Antonio Spurs have lost just two games in the playoffs, sweeping the Memphis Grizzlies in the Western …

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NBA Playoffs 2013: Memphis is being picked apart by the Spurs' pick-and-roll

Can the Grizzlies avoid elimination in Game 4? The outlook looks grim if they allow Tony Parker to dissect them out of the pick-and-roll again.<p>The Memphis Grizzlies will try to force Game 5 and extend the Western Conference Finals, but they have a long road ahead to get back into the series. The …

Tiago Splitter to be pursued by Real Madrid, according to report

Spanish powerhouse Real Madrid could be a prime suitor for Spurs big man Tiago Splitter this offseason.<p>San Antonio Spurs big man Tiago Splitter could be a top target of elite Spanish club Real Madrid this summer, according a Spanish report via Dan McCarney of the San Antonio Express-News. Citing …

Tony Parker leads San Antonio Spurs to NBA finals again after sweeping Grizzlies

<b>San Antonio Spurs 93-86 Memphis Grizzlies</b><i><br>Spurs win series 4-0</i><p>The San Antonio Spurs are returning to the NBA finals for the fifth time. All previous …