While the Philadelphia 76ers are on a historic losing streak, the San Antonio Spurs continue to show every other team how to be the best organization in professional sports.
It’s certainly not the NBA Finals, it’s not even the regular season and the result will quickly be forgotten. But after last season, any meeting between San Antonio and Miami means something.
Much has been made of Miami Heat superstar LeBron James losing his headband during the Heat’s run in the fourth quarter. But another Heat player put on a nice show sans a piece of equipment in the quarter as well.
The Spurs have long been the NBA’s gold standard when it comes to drafting and development, preferring to roll up their sleeves and scour the globe to find the right players to slot into well-defined roles in San Antonio.
The Miami Heat came back to the AT&T Center looking to take a 3-2 lead with the series set to return to South Florida. Instead, the Spurs’ hot shooters stayed hot and San Antonio’s 114-104 victory sends the series back to South Florida.
Tony Parker’s hamstring, not Dwyane Wade’s knee, is the current chief injury concern.
It was the compelling story of the NBA regular season, the Miami Heat making their run at the league-record mark of 33 consecutive victories.
Miami Heat owner Micky Arison had a message as he walked to the winning locker room.
Miami Heat superstar and NBA Most Valuable Player LeBron James looked like a shell of himself in Game 3 of the 2013 NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs. He promised he would play better in Game 4 and just like the mailman, he delivered.
After getting blown off the floor by the San Antonio Spurs in Game 3 of the NBA Finals; the Miami Heat have been looking for a solution to its problems. That’s where Nate Silver, of 538 Blog, comes in, and he may have a simple answer for Miami fans.