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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Boston Celtics squeak past Miami Heat in Game 4 OT thriller

USA TODAY

On Thursday the Miami Dade Inspector General issued a highly critical report of county government officials – arguing that it failed to show even the slightest interest in how the American Airline Arena has been operated by Everyone expected the Miami Heat to make a change to their defense of Kevin Garnett, and that's exactly […]

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OKC Thunder evens series with 109-103 win

Kansas.com

Seacrest was into the action, too, cheering and clapping for the Thunder. • It seemed like there were a lot of NBA front-office royalty at The Peake for Game 3, but Oklahoma City drew the grand poobah for Game 4. NBA commissioner David Stern sat OKC put itself in prime position to steal the opener […]

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Four-Point Play: The real Kevin Durant stands up for Thunder

USA TODAY

On Friday, Kevin Durant and James Harden, two of the Thunder's brightest stars, reached out to Lil Wayne to offer front-row tickets to Game 4. According Rohde, Durant said he has two extra front-row seats he is willing to share to bring celebrity OKLAHOMA CITY — Kevin Durant scored 18 of his 36 points in […]

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Oklahoma City Thunder power past San Antonio Spurs, 109-103

The Star-Led

OKLAHOMA CITY — Gregg Popovich implored his San Antonio Spurs to get nasty to take control of the Western Conference finals. The Oklahoma City Thunder may just have to get ugly if they hope to make it a series. The Thunder have struggled to corral a By norman chad June 1, 2012 8:36PM OKLAHOMA CITY, […]

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Oklahoma City Thunder power past San Antonio Spurs, 109-103

The Star-Led

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Thunder say Lil Wayne is welcome to attend a playoff game in Oklahoma City, but needs to buy a ticket just like everyone else. The rapper created a stir Thursday night by posting on Twitter that he OKLAHOMA CITY — Kevin Durant scored 18 of his 36 points in a scintillating […]

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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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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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Tony Parker scores 34 and Spurs march to 2-0 lead in West finals with 120-111 …

Washington P

Tony Parker has found balance in his role as a scoring point guard. Two more wins, and the San Antonio Spurs will find themselves playing for another NBA championship.More >> Charlie Morton hasn't lost his confidence. The form he displayed a year ago, The degree to which Tony Parker is dominating for the San Antonio […]

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Parker slows down in time to contribute

San Antonio

By Matt Moore | Senior NBA Blogger Tony Parker has been matched up against guards who couldn't handle or attack him for two rounds. Devin Harris was outclassed, Chris Paul wasn't healthy in any way. Turns out Russell Westbrook's feeling pretty good, Since the Spurs and the Thunder are two of the most non-controversial teams […]

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