The full 60 second version of the NBA’s Final’s promotion, enjoy.
Conference Finals, Game 2 – Rajon Rondo’s line: 44pts, 10ast, 8reb.
Were we treated to glimpses of what Rondo has in store once this Big 3 era comes to an end?
In recent years Rajon has legitimately become a star. Proven himself more than enough that he is the best player on this talent filled Celtics roster, which does happen to include future HOF beasts Allen, Pierce, & Garnett.
Coach: Gregg Popovich
Live music, face paint, chants, the Spurs enjoy some of the most parochial support in the NBA. The Spurs can count Eva Longoria, Selena Gomez ESPN’s Michelle Beadle, and WWE’s Shawn Michaels among their celebrity fans. But the Spurs don’t want acknowledgement they play hard at home or away. The Spur crowd are fiercely loyal, an expectation to win, understand their teams strategy (drafting Duncan whilst Robinson was fading in 1997), one of the classiest crowds in all the NBA (this is reflected in the Spurs attitudes on and off court).
Key Player: Tony Parker
Determined, unstoppable and sneaky describe Parker, he is the only Frenchman you would want fighting for you. A playoff average of 18.9 points per game coupled with 5.9 rebounds and 5.1 assists per game Parker is a constant pillar in this Spurs team whether its supporting his team from the bench or serving as their coach on the court. He has the speed of a much younger player, the ball skills of some of the NBA’s best ball handlers and the brain’s equal to some of the NBA’s best coaches.
New York Knicks coach Mike Woodson announced today that Mr. Lin-sanity Jeremy Lin is still not ready for the Heat/Knicks game 3 at Madison Square Gardens on Thursday night.
After taking part in a 3-on-3 full court scrimmage with other Knicks today Woodson announced the bad news.
The Nuggets and Lakers meet in the playoffs tomorrow for the sixth time since 1976. The Lakers have been victorious every time, this time could be different. The Nuggets finished 3 wins behind the Lakers, 3 wins from holding home court. If they had put away games against Cleveland, Golden State, and New Orleans than Denver would be playing games 1 & 2 at home. The Nuggets need to do the following to steal this series: