Here are five takeaways from the
1. Are we done questioning
2. Miami’s legendary resiliency took effect. The Heat won a 13th consecutive playoff game after a loss going back to the 2012 Eastern Conference finals, putting the onus on the Spurs to try to rally on the court where they lost Games 6 and 7 of the Finals last year. “We gotta go to Miami and we gotta get one,” said San Antonio guard
3. San Antonio’s ball movement didn’t look so legendary in the second half. This was particularly the case during an 18-point fourth quarter. Miami’s defense was partially responsible for the Spurs not finding the kind of smart, open shots they usually get, but the Spurs also settled for too many jump shots.