Jun 16, 2013, 3:30 PM EDT
As we prepare for Sunday night’s critical Game 5 between the Heat in the Spurs, it’s worth taking a look back through history to see how things have gone down in similar situations.
John Schuhmann of NBA.com gives us the goods.
Game 5 results with Finals tied 2-2, since 1985 (winner in CAPS)
|1985||Boston||111||L.A. LAKERS||120||L.A. in 6|
|1988||L.A. Lakers||94||DETROIT||104||L.A. in 7|
|1992||CHICAGO||119||Portland||106||Chicago in 6|
|1994||Houston||84||NEW YORK||91||Houston in 7|
|1997||CHICAGO||90||Utah||88||Chicago in 6|
|2003||SAN ANTONIO||93||New Jersey||83||San Antonio in 6|
|2005*||SAN ANTONIO||96||Detroit||95||San Antonio in 7|
|2006*||Dallas||100||MIAMI||101||Miami in 6|
|2010||L.A. Lakers||86||BOSTON||92||L.A. in 7|
|2011||Miami||103||DALLAS||112||Dallas in 6|
* Game 5 went to overtime
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Apr 24, 2014, 2:32 PM EDT
Gasol basically wants D’Antoni gone, but even then he likely moves on.
Apr 24, 2014, 1:56 PM EDT
Oscar Robertson thinks ‘Melo should get out of Dodge (and go to Houston).
Apr 24, 2014, 1:22 PM EDT
Kevin Pritchard tweets message from Pacers president
Apr 24, 2014, 12:44 PM EDT
Less-heralded Damien Inglis declares, too
Apr 24, 2014, 12:01 PM EDT
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Apr 24, 2014, 11:26 AM EDT
Dwyane Wade does writeup on Serena Williams
Apr 24, 2014, 10:52 AM EDT
Harden is frustrated. He should be, shooting under 30 percent for two games.
Apr 24, 2014, 10:19 AM EDT
Grizzlies guard gets Joe Dumars Trophy over Jeff Green, Channing Frye, Bradley Beal, Damian Lillard and Mike Dunleavy
Apr 24, 2014, 9:24 AM EDT
Trail Blazers forward is averaging 44.5 points trhough two games
Apr 24, 2014, 8:46 AM EDT
Dwight Howard was aggressive early and put on a show, but LaMarcus Aldridge won the war.
Apr 24, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
All three series Thursday night are tied 1-1.
Apr 24, 2014, 2:48 AM EDT
LA has 89 points and 26 rebounds in two games.
Apr 24, 2014, 1:40 AM EDT
Trail Blazers take 2-0 series lead with second win in Houston
Apr 23, 2014, 11:54 PM EDT
The Spurs turned the ball over on 26.2 percent of their possessions. It’s very unSpurs like.
Apr 23, 2014, 10:28 PM EDT
This should have gotten McRoberts ejected.
Apr 23, 2014, 10:11 PM EDT
Bobcats keep battling, but Heat have too much talent.
Apr 23, 2014, 9:23 PM EDT
He has Durant, LeBron and Griffin on his MIP list… but it makes a good MVP ballot.
Apr 23, 2014, 9:15 PM EDT
Big-time blocked shot by Henderson.
Apr 23, 2014, 7:30 PM EDT
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