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LeBron Makes A Guarantee For Game 4 In The NBA Finals

LeBron Makes A Guarantee For Game 4 In The NBA Finals

dimemag.com Updated Jun 12, 2013
After being outscored by Danny Green through the first three games of the NBA Finals, LeBron James has finally issued a guarantee: he’ll be better for Game 4. Okay, so it’s not much of a guarantee. If James doesn’t play better - and really, is the
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  • James: 'Something has to give' in Game 4

    James: 'Something has to give' in Game 4

    nba.com CNNSI.com ESPN.com Jun 12, 2013
    Game 4 of the NBA Finals will tell more about the Miami Heat than a 66-win regular season ever could.
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  • Tracy McGrady’s NBA Finals Game 3 Highlights … With Chinese Com…

    Tracy McGrady’s NBA Finals Game 3 Highlights … With Chinese Commentary

    dimemag.com Jun 12, 2013
    To most of us, Tracy McGrady‘s NBA Finals appearance in a Spurs blowout of the Heat was pretty unremarkable. We’re talking seven minutes, zero points, two rebounds, three assists-type of unremarkable. [Check out T-Mac's Top 15 Basketball Moments] But
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  • “Jimmy Kimmel Live” asks Miami Heat fans for their takes on fa…

    “Jimmy Kimmel Live” asks Miami Heat fans for their takes on fake players and schemes (Video)

    yahoo.com Jun 12, 2013
    Miami Heat fans have a pretty poor reputation among NBA observers and partisans. In the eyes of many, they show up late for important games, approach the game itself with cursory interest, and generally just don't know very much about basketball. As wit…
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  • Spurs fans mock beaten Heat with ‘Seven Nation Army’ chant to c…

    Spurs fans mock beaten Heat with ‘Seven Nation Army’ chant to close Game 3 blowout (Video)

    yahoo.com Jun 12, 2013
    You know how the Miami Heat (like many sports teams before them) have been using the White Stripes' "Seven Nation Army" as their player introduction music, and how Heat backers at the AmericanAirlines Arena have fallen in love with “OOOOH OH OH OH OH OH
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  • World Peace: Heat 'want it given to them'

    World Peace: Heat 'want it given to them'

    ESPN.com Jun 12, 2013
    Lakers forward Metta World Peace believes the Heat aren't just being beat on the court, but also between the ears.
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  • Stephen Curry Clowned LeBron James on Twitter Last Night During…

    Stephen Curry Clowned LeBron James on Twitter Last Night During Game 3

    dimemag.com Jun 12, 2013
    So Stephen Curry was in charge of the SportsCenter Twitter feed last night during Game 3 of the NBA Finals. That feed boasts more than 5 million followers — that’s a lot of pressure for one guy to be entertaining for the course of more than two hours,
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  • Jeff Van Gundy Thinks Erik Spoelstra is Going to the Hall of Fa…

    Jeff Van Gundy Thinks Erik Spoelstra is Going to the Hall of Fame — True or Ridiculous Idea?

    dimemag.com Jun 12, 2013
    We have learned various things over the last week or so of the NBA Finals. Stuff like Manu Ginobili can still put it on you, Dwyane Wade has seen “Red Tails” once or twice, and LeBron James will have none of your week stuff at the rim. Here’s anothe
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  • Diapered, mustachioed cowboy children dance on truck to celebra…

    Diapered, mustachioed cowboy children dance on truck to celebrate Spurs’ huge Game 3 win

    yahoo.com Jun 12, 2013
    The alert came in the hours after the San Antonio Spurs' dominating 113-77 victory over the Miami Heat in Game 3 of the NBA Finals from SB Nation's Paul Flannery: There's a child dancing on a truck in a diaper. Go Spurs Go - Paul Flannery (@Pflanns) Jun
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  • Watch All 16 Of San Antonio’s NBA Finals Record-Breaking Three-…

    Watch All 16 Of San Antonio’s NBA Finals Record-Breaking Three-Pointers Last Night

    dimemag.com Jun 12, 2013
    Danny Green made seven. Gary Neal hit six. Kawhi Leonard and Tony Parker contributed three more. All in all, it felt like a game of NBA 2K14 on easy for the Spurs, setting a NBA Finals record with 16 made three-pointers in a 113-77 blowout win over Miam…
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  • 2013 NBA Finals: LeBron James' struggles story for Miami Heat a…

    2013 NBA Finals: LeBron James' struggles story for Miami Heat again

    LeBron James needs to step up or he'll lose his third Finals in four trips.
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  • Watch all 16 3-pointers from the Spurs’ NBA Finals-record-setti…

    Watch all 16 3-pointers from the Spurs’ NBA Finals-record-setting Game 3 (Video)

    The San Antonio Spurs dominated Game 3 of the NBA Finals, besting the Miami Heat 113-77 to take a 2-1 series lead. While the Spurs' defensive work on LeBron James has become the overarching development of this series, this particular game belonged to sh…
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  • LeBron's mystifying Game 3 places legacy at risk

    LeBron's mystifying Game 3 places legacy at risk

    CNNSI.com Jun 12, 2013
    A quiet performance from LeBron James left Miami defenseless to stop the Spurs in a 113-77 Game 3 loss in the Finals and put the MVP's legacy at risk, says Michael Rosenberg.
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  • The Spurs Just Beat The Motherfucking Brakes Off The Miami Heat

    The Spurs Just Beat The Motherfucking Brakes Off The Miami Heat

    deadspin.com Jun 12, 2013
    This is an article about Tracy McGrady.Read more...
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  • Video - Interesting Defense 03:34

    Interesting Defense

    Jun 12
    David Thorpe points out that the Spurs aren't frustrating the Heat with incredible pressure. Instead they're packing the paint and daring the Heat to shoot. TrueHoop TV at the Finals.
  • Video - NBA Finals Chat 17:49

    NBA Finals Chat

    Jun 12
    Michele Steele is joined by Kevin Arnovitz, Kevin Pelton and Ethan Sherwood Strauss to break down game 3 and look ahead to game 4 of the NBA Finals
  • Video - Can LeBron Recover From Game 3 Performance? 05:25

    Can LeBron Recover From Game 3 Performance?

    Jun 12
    Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless debate whether LeBron James can recover from his dreadful Game 3 performance against the Spurs.
  • Video - Anatomy Of A 3-Point Frenzy 01:08

    Anatomy Of A 3-Point Frenzy

    Jun 12
    Players and coaches for both the Heat and Spurs break down Danny Green and Gary Neal's stellar 3-point shooting in Game 3 of the NBA Finals.

Sports Columnists

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    Jun 12
    What has gotten into LeBron James in the Finals? J.A. Adande and Israel Gutierrez examine.
  • Brooklyn Nets on verge of naming Jason Kidd coach, sources

    Jun 12
    The Brooklyn Nets, after completing a five-hour interview with Brian Shaw, are strongly leaning toward hiring Jason Kidd as their next coach, according to sources close to the process.
  • Brooklyn Nets to hire Jason Kidd, sources

    Jun 12
    The Brooklyn Nets, after completing a five-hour interview with Brian Shaw, are strongly leaning toward hiring Jason Kidd as their next coach, according to sources close to the process.
  • Jason Kidd hired as new coach of Brooklyn Nets

    Jun 12
    The Brooklyn Nets have named Jason Kidd their new head coach, the team announced Wednesday night.