Manu Ginobili will start Game 5 for Spurs vs. Thunder

USA TODAY

We often tend to forget the mano-a-mano battles that happen over the course of an NBA game. It's a team game, sure, but players love thinking about it in individual terms. That's why reminders like this one from Serge Ibaka, Rarely will you see Tony Parker get taken out to free Manu Ginobili, but that's […]

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Spurs' Tim Duncan must rebound from poor effort to stave off Thunder

SportingNews

Tim Duncan shot 5-of-15 and had only 2 rebounds in the Spurs' Game 3 loss to the Thunder. Kin Man Hui / Expresss-News OKLAHOMA CITY — It isn't always about the knee, and it isn't always about his age. Sometimes Tim Duncan errs as everyone else does. Kevin Durant flew through the air and threw […]

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Rondo's Game 2 performance one for the record books

USA TODAY

MIAMI — Rajon Rondo played every second for the Boston Celtics. Made just about every play. Have the Miami Heat figured out Rajon Rondo, or did he just have one bad game. We're leaning towards the latter. With the shot clock winding down and less than four minutes remaining in a quarter that had seen […]

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Rajon Rondo gives his best

Boston Heral

Boston point guard Rajon Rondo was outstanding. He played all 53 minutes and had a career-high 44 points with 10 assists and eight rebounds, including two late three-pointers in overtime. Ray Allen gave a gutsy effort, playing through painful bone The Miami Heat could not silence Rondo's virtuoso performance in the first half of Wednesday's […]

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Rajon Rondo gives his best

Boston Heral

By Jackie MacMullan | ESPNBoston.com I'm done trying to discern what goes on inside the talented, brilliant, stubborn, mercurial mind of Rajon Rondo. How can he be so utterly disengaged from a series-deciding Game 7 one minute, then seize complete Boston point guard Rajon Rondo was outstanding. He played all 53 minutes and had a […]

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Celtics' Ray Allen gave it his best shot

Boston Globe

Chris Forsberg from ESPNBoston is down in Miami on the scene and passed along a couple telling quotes from Ray Allen at today's shootaround: On the. Veteran Boston Celtics guard Ray Allen, who is battling an ankle injury and has struggled recently with his shooting, confirmed Wednesday morning that he would not sit out Game […]

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Celtics guard Ray Allen expects to play in Game 2 against Miami

SI.com

Celtics guard Ray Allen said he expects to play tonight. (Nathaniel S. Butler/NBA/Getty Images) Boston Celtics guard Ray Allen practiced today and said he expects to play in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Miami Heat tonight. Doc and the staff are considering sitting Ray Allen a game to rest his ankles. […]

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Tony Parker leads Spurs to 2-0 series lead over Thunder

CBS News

Tony Parker scored 34 points, Manu Ginobili added 20 and the Spurs stayed perfect in the playoffs with a 120-111 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 2 on Tuesday night. The Spurs set an NBA record with their 20th consecutive victory bridging the Ginobili was running at full speed, and still managed to […]

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Michael Rosenberg: What if Tim Duncan went to … ?

SI.com

By Matt Stevens SAN ANTONIO — He might be getting older, but Spurs power forward Tim Duncan does not appear to have lost a step. For the second straight game, Duncan schooled the younger Clippers defenders in footwork and fundamentals, and helped lead Tim Duncan has won four NBA titles for the Spurs since San […]

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Is it destiny for Tony Parker and the San Antonio Spurs?

Fox News

The San Antonio Spurs had played arguably the perfect quarter offensively in this third period against the Oklahoma City Thunder. The Thunder then followed up the Spurs' dizzying run with two buckets, and that was all Gregg Spurs News: As the popular narrative goes, the San Antonio Spurs have reinvented themselves in Tony Parker's image; […]

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