Topics

NBA Finals
Spurs beat Heat for fifth NBA title, and it's an all-ageless show
Spurs beat Heat for fifth NBA title, and it's an all-ageless show

The healing began with about five minutes left in the third quarter, Manu Ginobili rising for a three-pointer that gave the San Antonio Spurs a lead simply too massive to overcome. As a barrage of Patty Mills three-pointers accentuated the rout Sunday night, the decibels rose inside the AT&T Center to levels that hadn't been experienced here since 2007. The Spurs were champions once again, a 104-87 victory over the Miami Heat in Game 5 of the NBA Finals giving them their first title in seven years and all but erasing the sting of last year's soul-crushing defeat against the same opponent on the same stage. As black-and-silver confetti fell from the rafters, Spurs...

Loading