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Losing a game at the final buzzer, no less than a playoff game on the road against the reigning NBA champion Miami Heat, would seem to have potential to demoralize the Indiana Pacers.
Marvel at the LeBron James game-winner on the Phantom Cam (Video)Updated May 23 Share TweetIn the immediate aftermath of Wednesday night's bonkers Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals between the Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers, discussion has focused on the failings of Pacers head coach for not having center Roy Hibbert in the game to prote…Source: yahoo.comShare TweetIn the days leading up to the Eastern Conference finals, Heat big man Chris Andersen worked constantly on spacing the floor inside the paint to provide an extra option for driving teammates. On Wednesday in Game 1, Andersen’s extra work paid off. The HeSource: miamiherald.com
Get A Load Of This Fucking Phillies FanUpdated May 23 Share TweetThis fucking guy was at last night's Phillies-Marlins game. The tipster who sent us the photo has details:Read more...Source: deadspin.comShare TweetThe Miami Heat's LeBron James, the 2012-13 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player and winner of four of the previous five MVP awards, highlights the 2012-13 All-NBA First Team. James was the only player to receive all 119 First Team votes.Source: nba.com
Dolphins' Ellerbe can build own legacyUpdated May 23 Share TweetDAVIE, Fla. -- Dannell Ellerbe had to travel more than 1,100 miles south to escape Ray Lewis' large and overwhelming shadow. Coming off a Super Bowl victory, Ellerbe had a tough decision to make in free agency: He could either be heir apparent to Lewis …
Wade receives 2012-13 Kia Community Assist AwardUpdated May 23 Share TweetMiami Heat guard Dwyane Wade is the recipient of the "2012-13 Seasonlong Kia Community Assist Award" in recognition of his outstanding efforts in the community and his ongoing philanthropic and charitable work, the NBA announced today. The awa…Source: nba.com
Miami Dolphins Over/Under: Brian HartlineUpdated May 23 Share TweetMore touchdowns should be the goal for Brian Hartline in 2013 After the Dolphins traded Brandon Marshall to the Bears and chose not to select a receiver in the early or middle rounds of the draft in 2012, their outlook at the position was about as bleak…Source: dolphinsgab.comShare TweetMuch of the noise emanating from the Miami Heat’s Game 1 win over the Indiana Pacers had to do with Pacer coach Frank Vogel’s curious removal of perhaps the best defender on the court, for either team, for two crucial defensive possessions in overtimeSource: yahoo.comShare TweetFormer Bills (and Oklahoma State) running back Thurman Thomas is making plans to go back to Oklahoma to help recovery efforts after this week’s tornado. For all the money the Dolphins spent this offseason, Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald still seesSource: profootballtalk.com
Team with no questions? I have someUpdated May 23 Share TweetA couple of weeks ago, amid the feel-good reflections of the offseason, guard Richie Incognito said the Dolphins had no questions. No, he wasn't suggesting the team is winning a championship in 2013. He was making the point he sees no obvious weaknesses…Source: miamiherald.comShare TweetLeBron, Heat take 1-0 lead with 103-102 overtime winSource: CNNSI.comShare TweetMIAMI -- The ball fell through the net and Paul George was the first to grab it. He bounced it hard with both hands as the noise blew up all around him at his expense. Back and forth he went against LeBron James. In the end he almost stole Game 1 of the…Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetCliff Lee pitched a three-hitter for his 12th career shutout and Delmon Young
LeBron James’ Buzzer-Beater Overtime Layup to Win Game 1; Nobody Understands What Frank Vogel Was ThinkingUpdated May 23 Share TweetOh man … if the Indiana Pacers go on to lose this series against the Miami Heat, Pacers coach Frank Vogel is A) Going to be raked over the coals in the media for sitting Roy Hibbert on two crucial plays in overtime and B) Will forever be haunted by whatSource: dimemag.com
LeBron rescues Heat with OT winner in Game 1Updated May 23 Share TweetLeBron James made a layup as time expired in overtime, and the Miami Heat found a way to beat the Indiana Pacers 103-102 in a wild Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals Wednesday night.