Carmelo, Knicks Fall To Spurs 94-84 On Milestone Night For Tim DuncanThe 39-year-old center recorded his 954th victory as a San Antonio Spur, an NBA record for one player with one team, in a 94-84 win over the New York Knicks Monday at Madison Square Garden.
Keidel: Knicks Will Lose Without Melo Just As Easily As They Did With HimCarmelo Anthony could very well walk away, yet for some reason Knicks fans will lose their minds, as if any chances they will ever have to win will go with him. How laughable.
Schmeelk: Spurs All About Team, Rule NBA With European Style Of PlayAs good as Tim Duncan has been over the course of his career, there is no megastar on the San Antonio Spurs. This particular championship was a true team effort.
Keidel: Selfless Spurs Play The Right Way — The Perfect Way What more can be said about the Spurs? It probably doesn't matter, since they only care about the court -- where they are the real kings.
5 Under-Appreciated Players In The NBAWho are the most under-appreciated players in the NBA today? HE
Keidel: Tim Duncan, Spur Of The MomentIn 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.
Top 5 Most Boring Yet Successful AthletesThese athletes rack up championships yet manage to remain completely boring.
Keidel: Is America Ready To Like LeBron James? At a time when youngsters are force-fed the mantra that there are no losers, that the score is incidental and every team gets trophies, we have LeBron James as the global, athletic avatar.
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Finals Should Help Redefine 'Greatness' And 'Legacy'I doubt it will be the case, but this series should put all those outdated and nauseating LeBron James narratives out to pasture once and for all.
Heat Gut It Out, Get It Done, Repeat As NBA ChampionsLeBron James had 37 points and 12 rebounds and the Miami Heat repeated as champions with a 95-88 victory over the San Antonio Spurs in Game 7 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night.
NBA Finals Game 7: Title, Legacies At Stake For Heat, SpursThe truly memorable teams won the hard way, and that will be the case for the one celebrating at center court this time.