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In December, Milwaukee Bucks guard Monta Ellis declared to a Milwaukee television station that the only difference between Monta and Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade was “more wins and two championship rings.” The NBA world, of course, laughed at this quitUpvote Share Tweet
EMAILS I GET: Cole the Jennings stopperNorris Cole performed well in the fourth quarter of Game 2, knocking down a key three-pointer during the 12-0 run. All seven of his points came in the final period and he played every minute of the final quarter. While Cole's offense was spectacular, em…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Apr 24, 2013CLEVELAND (AP) - The Cavaliers are bringing back the most successful coach they've ever had.Upvote Share Tweet
Game 2 post-game videoMe and Barry talking about basketball...Did LeBron lack his usual explosion in Game 2?Upvote Share Tweet
George Improves His Game, and Has an Award to Show for Itnytimes.com Updated Apr 24, 2013Paul George of the Indiana Pacers played impressively against the Hawks on Sunday, and on Tuesday won the league's Most Improved Player award.Upvote Share Tweet
Notes from Game 2: The Heat's 12-point burst to begin the fourth qua…The Heat's 12-point burst to begin the fourth quarter was enough to distance itself from the Bucks in an uneven game. Miami now leads the series 2-0 with Game 3 on Thursday in Milwaukee. Before I board my plane, some notes ... -The Heat has won 10 straiUpvote Share Tweet
Heat-Thunder headlines list of dream NBA Finals matchupsCNNSI.com Updated Apr 24, 2013A rematch of the 2012 Finals would be ideal, but it's not the only intriguing potential matchup. Ben Golliver outlines five series he's hoping for, including Heat-Thunder and more.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Apr 24, 2013The Miami Heat's midseason acquisition of Chris Andersen has been an unqualified success, with the athletic big man providing just the right combination of offensive rebounding, shot-blocking, running the floor, half-court defensive activity and power-d…Upvote Share Tweet
Carmelo Anthony, New York Stage An Incredible Scoring Run; The Warriors Light It Up; Metta World Peace Is Amazingdimemag.com Updated Apr 24, 2013At the half of New York’s 87-71 Game 2 win over Boston, Charles Barkley called for Carmelo Anthony to give him more, saying New York doesn’t have enough scorers to have off nights from Anthony and still expect to win. ‘Melo had made just three buckeUpvote Share Tweet
Heat Going HardApr 24Israel Gutierrez says the Heat are not coasting and that Wade is healthier than last year. Also is Marc Gasol the defensive player of the year?
Derrick Rose of Chicago Bulls shouldn't be second-guessed for not playingApr 24Those who criticize Derrick Rose for not playing should consider the risk of returning too soon from ACL surgery.