Heavy is the head who wears the crown.
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It took San Antonio all 48 minutes, but they did it.
Well, here we are folks - one round away from crowning a NBA champion.
It should go without saying I pray Tim Duncan doesn't replicate this performance tonight or any other night during the 2013 Finals.
It's nowhere near as good as <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OfvproRmoF0" target="_blank">Live Forever Christmas Day promo</a>, but this year's NBA Finals Animation by London-based animator Richard Swarbric is beautiful.
Here is Tim Duncan suddenly realizing that he has arms, 16 seasons into his NBA career.
I've said my piece time and again about preferring team basketball to superstar shenanigans.
San Antonio did it again.
Thank the high heavens for <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1C8y5z_7YtA">the Buffalo Wild Wings Button</a>.
Too old, too slow, can't contend, these descriptions followed the San Antonio Spurs every postseason since '08.
Friday night was a night for the favorites.
Mike D'Antoni receives his fair share of criticism for a variety of reasons.
<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2013/05/chicago-bulls.jpg"></a>Words By <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/author/jtinsley">J. Tinsley</a> Bulls 93, Heat 86 Forty-eight hours <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2013/05/chicago-bulls-brooklyn-nets-final-score-game-7" target="_blank">after dispatching the Nets</a> in Brooklyn (apart of the trio of <a href="http://nahright.com/news/2013/05/06/audio-mister-cee-speaks-on-prostitution-arrest/" target="_blank">bad publicity</a> events the <a href="http://www.thisis50.com/profiles/blog/show?id=784568%3ABlogPost%3A31773463&commentId=784568%3AComment%3A31773649&xg_source=activity" target="_blank">borough received</a> over a 72 hour stretch), the Chicago Bulls "shocked" the basketball world by stealing Game 1 against the Heat in Miami.
In the midst of conference tournament time in college basketball, here I was Thursday night watching Tim Duncan and Dirk Nowitzki go at it for the 48th time in their regular season careers.
Sometimes a reader sends us a video that isn't particularly cool, important or funny, but demands to be shared by virtue of its existence.
adidas Basketball shines the spotlight on Dwight Howard, Jrue Holiday, Tim Duncan and others who wiill debut special NBA All-Star editions of the D Howard Light, adizero Crazy Light 2 and the all-new Crazy Fast at the All-Star Game in Houston.
Last night, as I was initially excited to watch what felt like the first honest-to-Cthulhu good Thursday Night Football game of the season, word broke across the Twitters and some sports network that doesn’t like to source other reporters that the San Antonio Spurs would be playing without the team’s stars – Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili and Tony Parker – against the Miami Heat.
It's not as low-rent as the <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/11/oklahoma-city-thunder-norman-chrysler-jeep-dodge-commercial" target="_blank">Oklahoma City Thunder shilling Jeeps</a>, but here are the San Antonio Spurs in a commercial for steaks from Texas supermarket chain H-E-B because, hey, I have that grocery store.