After spotting Memphis a big lead, the Spurs fought back until they had a 104-93 Game 3 win in OT. As usual, San Antonio proved it's older but it's also better writes Ben Golliver.
When last Miami and Indiana played a Game 3, the Heat found the spark to win a title and the Pacers found a way to vacation. Ian Thomsen previews if Sunday will be different.
After spotting the Grizzlies a big lead early, the Spurs did what they often do, methodically take down an opponent, topping Memphis 104-93 for a 3-0 lead in the West finals.
Memphis may be known for its force in the paint, but point guard Mike Conley really runs the show. Conley has had a breakout year since the Rudy Gay trade, writes, Lee Jenkins.
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Flynn Robinson, the former NBA guard who played on the Los Angeles Lakers' 1971-72 championship team, has died after a two-year fight with cancer. He was 72.
After losing Game 1 to a LeBron James buzzer-beater in overtime, the Pacers overcame a 36-point outburst from James to even the East finals with a 97-93 win in Miami.
Dwight Howard has become one of the most vilified NBA players. So why hasn't Chris Paul, who has done many of the same things, received the same scrutiny? asks Ben Golliver.
At the NBA pre-Draft combine in New Jersey, Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak talks about the the team's offseason and their plans for Dwight Howard.
Memphis may be known for its force in the paint, but point guard Mike Conley really runs the show. Conley has had a breakout year since the Rudy Gay trade, writes Lee Jenkins.
After a demoralizing Game 1 loss, Indiana evened the East finals with a 97-93 Game 2 win in Miami that demonstrated how quickly the Pacers are growing, writes Ian Thomsen.
The Heat set the standard for dominance in the regular season but haven't lived up to their lofty expectations in the playoffs. Look for that to change in Game 2, writes Ian Thomsen.
The Heat signed Chris Andersen to a 10-day deal to add depth. Little did they know he'd end up being such a perfect fit. Birdman is a unique difference-maker, says Ian Thomsen.
LOS ANGELES -- The Clippers won a franchise-record 56 games this season, captured their first Pacific Division title and made history by sweeping the Lakers. In a normal Clippers summer, they'd have feted head coach Vinny Del Negro with a lucrative contract extension for maintaining harmony on a 12-deep roster where minutes and shots are happily sacrificed. But this is not a normal Clippers summer