LeBron Calls Out KG, Pierce, Doc After Trio Criticized Ray Allen "I think the first thing I thought was, 'Wow, Ray got killed for leaving Boston, and now these guys are leaving Boston,'" the nine-time NBA All-Star said.
Lichtenstein: Deron Needed To Answer Questions At Press Conference All those questions directed at the newcomers at the press conference would have been more appropriate for Williams, the man with that one ball in his hands most often.
Keidel: No 'Net Gain' For Brooklyn Nets In Mega-DealJason Keidel offers a harsh examination of the Nets' mega-deal.
Schmeelk: Classic NBA Finals Should Help Redefine 'Greatness' And 'Legacy'I doubt it will be the case, but this series should put all those outdated and nauseating LeBron James narratives out to pasture once and for all.
Schmeelk: Epic Game 6 Of NBA Finals Filled With Greatness And Blunders There are moments every once in a while that remind you why you sit in front of a television and watch all those games, and Tuesday night was one of them.
Heat Somehow Survive Instant Classic Game 6 In OvertimeRay Allen hit a 3-pointer with 5.2 seconds to play to force overtime and the Miami Heat staved off elimination with a 103-100 victory over the San Antonio Spurs in Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Tuesday night.
Schmeelk: Can Miami's Defense Find A Way To Stop The Spurs' Offense? What should really scare the Miami Heat is that Sunday night should have been a win for them. LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh combined for 66 points and shot a combined 25-of-53.
Schmeelk: It's Time For Gregg Popovich And The Spurs To Adjust The Heat changed things up, and now it is time for Gregg Popovich to adjust. Is there anyone else you would want in that film room and on the practice floor figuring out how to counter those moves more than Popovich?
Will Heat Roll To 2nd Straight NBA Championship?LeBron James and the Miami Heat are off the NBA Finals for the third straight season, with their series against the San Antonio Spurs set to get underway on Thursday. SI's Ian Thomsen joined Toucher & Rich on Tuesday to discuss the series, and shoot down a Ray Allen rumor.
Heat Down To Last Shot In Game 7Game 7. Eastern Conference Finals. The last time the Miami Heat were in this situation, they were coming off a convincing Game 6 win in 2012 and blew out the Boston Celtics 101-88. What a difference a year makes.
Pacers Focus On LeBron At Own RiskThe Miami Heat are going to have quite a challenge in front of them from the opening tip of Game 4 in the Eastern Conference Finals. Miami must find a way to once again play a near perfect half against the defensive-minded Indiana Pacers.