Notes from TNT’s Coverage of the NBA Playoffs – Saturday, May 30, 2009: The Leviathan Does it Like Shaq and Close Out LeBron and the Cavs

Posted in Blogroll on May 31st, 2009 by Michael Tillery

(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

Like I said on fb last night. Shaq just had twins. Who is Able? Finals preview Wednesday. When your big man goes for 40 and 14, you are winning more than not. I’ve been hard on Dwight all year long but now it is time to give him props because he stepped up and took it. Nothing was given to him and the Magic must be congratulated. As far as LeBron, you could see him losing trust in his teammates during the series. His team noticed his change in temperament and subsequently began to press. LeBron became entitled and his team was hell bent on pleasing him. Not a good combination when you are trying to win a championship. I understand why he left the court because he was disgusted…totally disgusted…but not congratulating the Magic is foul. It’s not about you bruh, it’s about your Olympic comrade doing the damn thing right in your face. In his home, not yours. I mentioned the match up problems the Magic present and like a true champion, they capitalized and the entire franchise grew up. The Cavs need an overhaul of their front line. Expect Chris Bosh’s name to come up eleventy million times. Hold ya head LeBron, you will be king, but not yet.

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