Mike Ehrmann

NBA Finals 2013: Spurs blow out Heat with 3-point barrage

The San Antonio Spurs registered a dominating performance, shutting down LeBron James and raining three-pointers on the Heat for a 113-77 victory and a 2-1 series lead.

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Neal, Green emerge as stars in Game 3

The San Antonio Spurs responded to their Game 2 loss to the Heat by clobbering Miami in front of a rowdy home crowd in Game 3. Unlikely role players Danny Green and Gary Neal carried the load offensively, combining for 13 three pointers in San Antonio's 113-77 win. Ben Golliver and Paul Flannery react to the beatdown late Tuesday night.

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LeBron James on Game 3: 'I played like sh*t'

Miami Heat forward LeBron James owned up to his 7-for-21 performance in a brutal Game 3 loss in the NBA Finals, and he vowed to do better.

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LeBron and the death of Jordan comparisons

LeBron James' struggles in Game 3 of the NBA Finals were another reminder of why no player should be compared to Michael Jordan.

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The Kawhi lesson

It's not really fair that the Spurs picked up Kawhi Leonard after winning 61 games. How badly did other teams fail?

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The Spurs' dominant Game 3 in GIFs

San Antonio's blowout win in moving pictures!

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Green already approaching Finals 3-point record

Spurs guard Danny Green has already hit 16 three-pointers in the NBA Finals, which is just six short of the record set by Ray Allen in 2008.

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What happened to LeBron?

Why did LeBron James struggle so badly in Game 3 of the 2013 NBA Finals? Credit an air-tight San Antonio Spurs scheme that caused LeBron to think instead of act.

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Is Tim Duncan THAT boring?

Is Tim Duncan THAT boring?

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Spurs' role players reign

Danny Green and Gary Neal killed the Heat in Game 3, and that's pretty amazing.

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Parker to have MRI on Wednesday

Spurs point guard Tony Parker will have an MRI on Wednesday for a hamstring injury suffered in Game 3, but early indications are that the injury is just a bad cramp.

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LeBron's disappearing act

How do you stop the best player in the world? According to Danny Green, just let him beat himself.

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'Sup'

This is how everyone should enter a press conference.

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Jeff Van Gundy is no Tebow fan

"Are we really going down the road of following Tim Tebow every day? Please."

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'Seven Nation Army'? Well trolled, Spurs fans.

Heat fans hear this before, during, and after games, and now they're gonna hear it in their nightmares.

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Spurs get revenge in Game 3 with huge win

The Spurs did no wrong in the second half and put the game away behind an other-worldly team performance in the final 24 minutes, particularly from role players Danny Green and Gary Neal.

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Erik Spoelstra's had better days

That clock can't go fast enough.

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Lady catches a diving Tim Duncan, loses it

Act like you been there, lady!

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Wild 1st half ends with Spurs up six

Just when the Miami Heat looked like they were going to take all of the momentum into the locker room at the half, the Spurs hit two quick three-pointers to snatch the lead right back.

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Neal beats the buzzer to end a wild first half

Neal fit one more three in before the buzzer.

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LeBron is in the zone

The Heat star looked focused before tip-off of Game 3.

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Spurs anthem kid throws down the gauntlet

Take that, Heat anthem singer.

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Gregg Popovich is in playoff mode

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How beneficial is NBA Finals 2-3-2 format to host?

The San Antonio Spurs will host the Miami Heat for the next three games of the NBA Finals, but how much does homecourt advantage in a 2-3-2 format really help the host team?

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Knotted 1-1, how does Spurs-Heat Game 3 go?

Game 1 was a brilliant showdown between two smart, talented teams playing great offense and great defense. Game 2 was a rout. How will Game 3 between LeBron James' Miami Heat and Tony Parker's San Antonio Spurs go?

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T-Mac holds court

The star-crossed scorer is holding court during his deepest postseason run ever.

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Game 3 is not magical

Please, stop it with the trivia posing as analysis.

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LeBron: The evolutionary Larry Bird

The comparisons to Michael Jordan are quantitative only, and the Magic Johnson/Oscar Robertson theories are superficial. LeBron is really an updated Larry Legend.

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Danny Crawford leads Game 3 ref crew

Danny Crawford is the lead referee for Tuesday's NBA Finals contest between the Heat and the Spurs.

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