I am a basketball expert. Because of this, I can say with confidence that missing seven consecutive lay-ups is not a good way to win the Western Conference finals. The [...] The post Dear Lord, Let’s Watch The Memphis Grizzlies Miss 7 Lay-Ups In A Row appeared first on With Leather.
There's no such thing as a sure thing in the NBA playoffs. LeBron James and the Miami Heat are the heavy favorites against the Paul George-led Indiana Pacers, but the outcome of the Eastern Conference Finals is far from determined. South...Show More Summary
Dwyane Wade’s rookie season ended with a playoff loss to the Indiana Pacers. The next year, the Miami Heat were headed to the Eastern Conference finals and certain that an NBA championship was in their sights. That’s when Wade learned a valuable lesson: Never take playoff chances for granted. Wade hurt his rib cage on a simple [...]
The San Antonio Spurs threw away a 13-point lead in the fourth quarter and needed overtime last night in Game Two of the Western Conference Finals series against the Memphis Grizzlies. But in the end, they “did it.” They got the job done in overtime and came away with the 93-89 victory, and a 2-0 [...]
Last season, the Indiana Pacers gave the Miami Heat a scare in the second round of the playoffs. This time around, they hope to do more than that as they approach Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals against LeBron James and Co. Each squad is stronger than it was a year ago, which should make for an even better version of the matchup. Show More Summary
The 2013 NBA playoffs have reached the conference finals where four teams are vying for two spots in the NBA Finals. At this point in the playoffs, specific matchups become even more important in determining which team will advance. Superstar players solidify their names in the postseason and are why so much emphasis is put on these battles. Show More Summary
Thank the high heavens for the Buffalo Wild Wings Button. For about six and a half quarters, the 2013 Western Conference finals was as exciting as the CSPAN channel. San [...]
Two games are in the books in the Western Conference finals and the Eastern Conference finals are set to start on Wednesday night. Having come this far, the Miami Heat, Indiana Pacers, Memphis Grizzlies and San Antonio Spurs believe they are championship material. Show More Summary
The Memphis Grizzlies hold many problems in their hands after losing the first two games of the Western Conference finals to the San Antonio Spurs. Whether they adjust in those areas will determine whether they come back to win the series. Show More Summary
Even in the conference finals of the NBA playoffs, we are still learning new things about the teams left standing. After nearly seven months of games, the league's best have revealed their strengths and flaws on the biggest scale possible. Show More Summary
You'd hardly know the San Antonio Spurs were a high-flying finesse team after the way they closed out Game 2 of the 2013 Western Conference Finals against the Memphis Grizzlies Tuesday night. The Spurs were up by as many as 18 points in the third quarter and 14 in the fourth. Show More Summary
THE FACTS: Tim Duncan scored 17 points, including six in overtime when Memphis could score only four, and the San Antonio Spurs have managed a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference Finals after a shaky 93-89 victory over the Grizzlies on Tuesday at AT&T Center.
In an overtime thriller, the San Antonio Spurs defeated the Memphis Grizzlies, 93-89, to take Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals and assume a 2-0 series lead. The Spurs held a 12-point lead entering the fourth quarter, but the Grizzlies mounted a 15-2 run down the stretch to tie the game with 15 seconds remaining on a floater by Mike Conley. Show More Summary
Hey! Wake up! Don't you realize that the Eastern Conference finals are finally here? It feels like we saw Halley's Comet the last time we saw the Miami Heat play, but the time is nearly upon us, as the Heat finally face off with the third-seeded Indiana Pacers in the ECF. Show More Summary
The San Antonio Spurs easily took Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals away from the Memphis Grizzlies. Yet, even after watching that disaster, one cannot rule Memphis out, especially since they went down in their previous two series and still managed to advance. Show More Summary
San Antonio Spurs vs Memphis Grizzlies takes place in the NBA Playoffs Western Conference finals on Tuesday night with the teams coming together for Game 2 of their series.
Chris Bosh will make his presence known when the Eastern Conference Finals start Wednesday. The member of the Miami Heat's "Big Three" has taken on the most criticism by far from the media and fans, who claim he is soft around the rim. Show More Summary
Microsoft's next generation console—named Xbox One, as we learned today—has finally been revealed. Major Nelson's panel to further discuss the new gaming machine follows the conference today, and you can watch it live right here. Read more...
Quick, name the last time a team made the NBA Conference Finals with no top-eight draft picks anywhere on the roster. Did you guess the Detroit Pistons of the mid-2000s, famed for their workmanlike attitude toward defense and consummate team play? Rasheed Wallace (No. Show More Summary
Microsoft has finally revealed its next generation games machine, named Xbox One. The company showed off the box at the start of its still-ongoing conference - it's a horizontal rectangular black box - not too dissimilar to the Xbox 360 Slim, although slightly more angular. The front of the Xbox One holds the machine's disc slot and power button. Read more…