San Antonio Spurs
Shawn Marion entered Tuesday’s game against the Lakers with a bum ankle and exited it with a shoulder contusion, a story line almost important as the Dallas Mavericks’ 110-97 home victory itself.
Dirk Nowitzki led Dallas with 25 points and Monta Ellis scored 23, but Danny Green didn’t miss a shot, scoring 22 points in a 116-107 Spurs win.
The Mexico City arena where the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves are playing an NBA game Wednesday night was evacuated 45 minutes before tipoff because of smoke inside the arena.
Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle did his best ‘Gregg Popovich’ impression during Wednesday night’s game against the Rockets.
The Dallas Mavericks have officially signed free agent big man DeJuan Blair, a a four-year veteran drafted 37th overall by the Spurs in 2009.
Manu Ginobili has signed his contract with the Spurs and will be joined in San Antonio next season by Marco Belinelli.
Manu Ginobili announced on Wednesday that he is resigning with the San Antonio Spurs, the only NBA team he has known in his 11-year career.
The San Antonio Spurs fell one victory short of capturing the fifth NBA Championship in franchise history. Someone forgot to alert NBA TV.
LeBron James had 37 points and 12 rebounds, and the Heat repeated as champions with a 95-88 victory over the Spurs in Game 7 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night.
Experience or youth? It’s often the difference between winning and losing in sports and Game 7 will feature plenty of both for the San Antonio Spurs and the Miami Heat.
And then there was one. One game to decide the value of a year’s worth of work trying to become NBA champion. For one team, it’s one last shot at glory as the window is nearly closed on a historic run and for the other, immortality winning back-to-back championships.
Nobody wants to be remembered for choking? Just ask Bill Buckner.