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Roy Hibbert scored 29 points, David West knocked away two passes by LeBron James for huge turnovers in the final minute, and the Indiana Pacers evened the Eastern Conference finals against the Miami Heat in Game 2 on Friday night.
Share TweetWith just under 14 seconds left in the third quarter of Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals between the Indiana Pacers and Miami Heat, Indiana All-Star Paul George isolated up top against Heat star LeBron James. He then promptly left the reigning MV…
LeBron James fires a ridiculous pass to Mike Miller for a 3 at the halftime buzzer (Video)Updated May 24 Share TweetMiami Heat uber-star LeBron James is widely acknowledged as the best player in the NBA, but merely calling him such doesn't communicate just how amazing he is to watch on a daily basis. In seemingly every game, LeBron does something no other player in t…Share TweetSo the Pacers basically dominate the first half of Game 2 in Miami and only lead by six points at the half? Not good, Indiana. This play cut it to six at the end of the half. How many other humans on the planet can make the pass that LeBron James does h…Source: dimemag.com
Pacers assistant Brian Shaw tells refs ‘Ball don’t lie’ after Ray Allen misses technical free throwUpdated May 24 Share TweetEarly in the second quarter of Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals between the Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers, Indy reserve Sam Young was called for a foul while guarding Heat star LeBron James. Young wasn't thrilled about the ticky-tack foul; the sw…Share TweetMiami Marlins pitcher Alex Sanabia says he didn't know it was illegal to spit on the ball, the way he did Monday against the Philadelphia Phillies.Share TweetTAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira expects to play in his first game since hurting his right wrist in early March, suiting up for a minor-league game with Double-A Trenton on Wednesday.
Show and prove: Dolphins' Jonathan MartinUpdated May 24 Share TweetThe AFC East blog continues its "Show and Prove" series for players in the division in 2013. Next up, we take a look at Miami Dolphins left tackle Jonathan Martin. 2012 stats: 16 starts What he must prove: Martin has to prove that he can make …Source: ESPN.comShare TweetThe Pacers felt like the Miami Heat's game plan, and especially Shane Battier's, in the Eastern Conference finals is to intimidate them with physical play. Heading into Game 2, the Pacers say they won't be affected by it.
Despite offseason additions, onus still on Ryan Tannehill in MiamiUpdated May 24 Share TweetOffseason improvements will mean nothing if Tannehill doesn’t take next step As the dust settles on one of the most eventful offseasons in Miami Dolphins history, the attention is beginning to shift back to the one person who holds the key to the succesSource: dolphinsgab.comShare TweetWhen Chris Andersen does something particularly impressive for the Miami Heat, a heavy metal guitar riff blares through their arena. Some children have shown up for games with replicas of his tattoos drawn upon their bodies. Others have gotten their hai…Source: nba.comShare TweetThe Heat set the standard for dominance in the regular season but haven't lived up to their lofty expectations in the playoffs. Look for that to change in Game 2, writes Ian Thomsen.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetBills TE Scott Chandler feels he can be ready for training camp after tearing his ACL last season. Heath Evans isn’t a big fan of the Dolphins’ moves this offseason. The Patriots hope DE Michael Buchanan is another late round find. RB Chris Ivory is lSource: profootballtalk.com
Once Again, the Heat Are Not the KnicksUpdated May 24 Share TweetFrank Vogel, the Pacers' coach, made it clear that coming up with defenses was more of a challenge against Miami than against the Knicks.Source: nytimes.comShare TweetA mere five months have passed since Buffalo Bills tight end Scott Chandler suffered a torn ACL in a loss against the Miami Dolphins in December. Yet, Chandler is already back on the practice field running routes, making cuts and catching passes. Chandl…Source: profootballtalk.com
Scouting LeBron JamesMay 24Dahntay Jones, Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss how to guard LeBron James.
Did Heat Cross The Line?May 24Dahntay Jones, Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith discuss whether the Heat crossed the line with their physical play against the Pacers.
NBA East Finals: Game 2 PreviewMay 24P.J. Carlesimo previews Game 2 of the Pacers-Heat series and makes a prediction.
How Do You Contain LeBron James?May 24P.J. Carlesimo has advice for the Pacers on how to contain LeBron James.
Daily Dime: Pacers even the scoreMay 24Daily Dime
The 2009 draft class is vanishing from the teams that picked itMay 24The 2009 draft class has been a disappointment, with players failing to stick with teams that drafted them, writes John Clayton.
Don Banks: Urlacher, Lewis broke the mold for prototype inside linebackersMay 24Now that Brian Urlacher and Ray Lewis have opted for retirement just months apart, maybe their defining accomplishment is that nobody personified the evolution of the middle/inside linebacker position -- with all its demands for increasing athleticism -…
Bill Simmons on what is next for Dwight HowardMay 24The uncertain destiny of the self-proclaimed Superman can be broken down into 10 simple realities.