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Tin Duncan #21 of the San Antonio Spurs. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Keidel: Tim Duncan, Spur Of The Moment

In the age of me over we ball, Duncan is a corrupt cliche – a winner.We judge stars by rings more than ever. The Heat didn’t win; LeBron won. Kobe or Shaq won a decade ago. But when the Spurs win, Duncan is part of a greater whole, lost in a selfless, Vulcan coda.

06/13/2014

Tony Parker (Photo by Andrew D Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: The Spurs Are The Better Team, And It Isn’t Very Close

The Spurs are a better basketball team than the Miami Heat. At this point, it might not even be that close, either.

06/13/2014

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Report: Carmelo Anthony Still Plans To Opt Out Of Contract

It’s too soon to say whether Melo will bolt for greener pastures. But the Knicks superstar will be testing free agency unless he has “a dramatic change of heart,” according to the Daily News.

06/13/2014

San Antonio's Manu Ginobili defends against Miami's LeBron James 
during Game 4 of the NBA Finals on June 12, 2014, in Miami. (Credit: Getty Images)

Spurs Win Big, Have Heat On The Ropes In NBA Finals

Kawhi Leonard had 20 points and 14 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs dominated the Miami Heat again in a 107-86 victory Thursday night to take a commanding 3-1 lead in the NBA Finals.

06/13/2014

LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat reacts against the San Antonio Spurs during Game Three of the 2014 NBA Finals at American Airlines Arena on June 10, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: It’s Simple — Heat Can’t Stop The Spurs From Scoring

The Heat were losing, apparently, because Mario Chalmers wasn’t playing well. Huh? That is completely missing the true narrative of this series: The Miami Heat can’t stop the Spurs from scoring.

06/12/2014

Carmelo Anthony, LeBron James, Dwyane Wade (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Big 4? Stacked Heat Reportedly Planning Run At Carmelo Anthony

Carmelo Anthony just wants to win. And a chance to team up with the Miami Heat’s Big Three could be too good to pass up.

06/12/2014

LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat and Tim Duncan #21 of the San Antonio Spurs battle for a jump ball during Game Three of the 2014 NBA Finals at American Airlines Arena on June 10, 2014 in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Spurs Break NBA Finals Shooting Record In First Half, Clobber Heat In Game 3

The San Antonio Spurs made 19 of their first 21 shots and hit 75.8 percent in the best-shooting half in NBA Finals history, and went on in the second half to cream the Miami Heat.

06/11/2014

LeBron James of the Miami Heat celebrates a point in the final seconds of Game 2 of the NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs, June 8, 2014 in San Antonio,Texas. The Heat defeated the Spurs 98-96 to tie the series 1-1.  AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck        (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

LeBron Drops 35 As Heat Edge Spurs, Pull Even In NBA Finals

With their superstar making it to the finish this time, the Miami Heat won Game 2, just as they always do when they drop an opener.

06/09/2014

(Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

3 Times LeBron ‘The King’ James Has Dealt With Cramps

NHL Players play through broken bones, collapsed lungs and dislocated ribs. The King is sidelined due to cramps … which has happened more than once.

06/06/2014

Miami’s LeBron James was forced to leave Game 1 of the NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs on June 5, 2014, with cramps. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: To Criticize LeBron For Game 1’s Heat Fiasco Is Ridiculous

The shark has officially been jumped with LeBron James. People have lost their damn minds. For anyone to question James’ toughness or heart after Thursday night’s game are clueless, lost, dishonest, and idiotic.

06/06/2014

LeBron James of the Miami Heat reacts after cramping up against the San Antonio Spurs during Game 1 of the 2014 NBA Finals at the AT&T Center on June 5, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

LeBron, Heat Wilt In Game 1 As Busted A/C Pushes Temps Near 90

The Spurs beat the Heat. Miami couldn’t beat the heat. And there was the story of Game 1 of the NBA Finals.

06/06/2014

The Spurs' Tim Duncan during Game 1 of the NBA Finals on June 5, 2014

Spurs Handle Heat In Game 1 Of NBA Finals

Tim Duncan had 21 points and 10 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Miami Heat 110-95 on Thursday night in Game 1 of the NBA Finals inside a sweltering AT&T Center.

06/06/2014

MIAMI, FL - MAY 30: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat looks on against the Indiana Pacers during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at American Airlines Arena on May 30, 2014 in Miami, Florida.

7 Acceptable Excuses For Missing The NBA Finals

It doesn’t get any better than the Heat and Spurs in the 2014 NBA Finals. Here are the only acceptable excuses for missing it.

06/05/2014

(Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

CBS Local Sports’ 2014 NBA Finals Predictions

In a rematch of last years final which went 7 games, the San Antonio Spurs square off against the Miami Heat and Tony Parker and company hope to prevent LeBron and the Heat from winning their third consecutive NBA championship.

06/05/2014

Tim Duncan #21 and head coach Gregg Popovich of the San Antonio Spurs talk during practice as part of the 2014 NBA Finals on June 04, 2014 at AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: NBA Finals Preview — Spurs Will Top Heat In 7

Unless Wade and James both play to a star’s level, and they find some help from the supporting cast, I think the Spurs win a hotly contested seven-games series. Spurs in seven.

06/05/2014

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