SAN ANTONIO -- Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade did it a few days ago and it worked.
So San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan tried his hand at declaring the extreme importance of an upcoming NBA Finals game.
The Spurs and Heat are tied at two games each in the best-of-seven series. Game 5 is Sunday in San Antonio before the series shifts back to Miami for Game 6 (Tuesday) and, if necessary, Game 7 (Thursday).
"It is a must win," Duncan said Saturday. "We don't want to go back down there down a game with two games remaining at their house.