Spurs Rely On Togetherness To Overcome CollapseThrough heartbreaking losses and hair-raising victories, through Game 7s of the NBA Finals and Game 46s of the regular season, through contract extension after contract extension, what has defined these San Antonio Spurs more than anything else is the simple fact that they stick together.
History Favors Home Team In Game 7sThe Miami Heat put together one of the best regular seasons in recent memory thanks in large part to a 27-game winning streak. But it also secured home-court advantage throughout the playoffs and that could be a deciding factor on where the Larry O’Brien trophy stays for the next year.
Heat & Spurs Battle For Legacies In Game 7And 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.
VIDEO: The LeBron James Headband GameIt will be known as the LeBron James Headband Game.
Why The Spurs Must Win Game 7Nobody wants to be remembered for choking? Just ask Bill Buckner.
LeBron Leads Heat To Game 6 OT WinLeBron James led a title-saving charge, and now his crown will be on the line one more time in Game 7.
James, Heat Beat Spurs 103-100 In OT; Force Game 7LeBron James saved a championship reign, canceled a celebration. The toughest part now might be topping this performance in Game 7.
5 Things to Watch For In Game 6 of NBA FinalsFive things to watch for in Game 6 of the NBA Finals, as the San Antonio Spurs try to clinch their fifth title and end the Miami Heat's reign on Tuesday night:
Spurs A Model Of Patience & SuccessThe 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.
Heat Need Big Game From James AgainA little more than a year ago, the Miami Heat stood on the verge of elimination in the Eastern Conference Finals. The team’s heart and the ability of the Big Three were being questioned left and right ahead of Game 6 of the Conference Finals.
Odds Stacked Against Heat In Game 6The Miami Heat dug themselves a hole when they allowed the San Antonio Spurs to go up 3-2 in the 2013 NBA Finals. Heading into Game 6, the Heat face long odds of just getting to Game 7, much less winning the NBA championship.
Heat Have No Room For Error Versus Spurs In Game 6They lost three times in three months in one of the most overpowering stretches the NBA has ever seen.
Spurs' Green Sets NBA Finals Record For 3-PointersDanny Green once wasn't good enough to be on the same team as LeBron James.
Heat Have Been Here BeforeThe Miami Heat have been playing the entire 2012-2013 season with a mentality of championship or bust. After dropping Game 5 of the NBA Finals, the Heat’s proverbial backs are against the wall and the championship dreams are close to becoming another Finals nightmare.
Manu Ginobili Sparks Spurs To Game 5 WinManu Ginobili ran onto the floor as fans stood and screamed. He went to the bench, and they chanted his name. The sights and sounds of so many San Antonio spring nights were back Sunday — and the real party might be just a few days away.