TSF Western Conference Finals Preview: Oklahoma City Thunder vs. San Antonio Spurs

Posted in Blogroll on May 27th, 2012 by Ron Glover

 

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The NBA’s Western Conference Finals between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the San Antonio Spurs brings together two of the best teams record-wise in the NBA Playoffs thus far. Both times are a combined 16-1 heading into this series. One which could result in a changing of the guard as the Thunder look to become the new standard in the West with their athleticism and youth, punctuated by the duo of Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook. While at the San Antonio Spurs are expecting their bold moves in the off season to continue paying off great dividends as they look to extend their 18-game winning streak. Their aging, yet solid nucleus of Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili are healthy and more importantly — they are rested.

 

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Rajon Rondo Goes Tre-Deuce In Game 7 As Celtics Put Away Sixers 85-75

Posted in Blogroll on May 27th, 2012 by Ron Glover

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Rajon Rondo continues his assault on the playoff record books as he recorded his ninth career playoff triple-double with scored 18 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists, tying Wilt Chamberlain and trailing only Jason Kidd, Larry Bird and Magic Johnson. Rondo outscored the 76ers 11-7 after Paul Pierce fouled out with 4:16 remaining, he even outrebounded the Sixers 3-1. As the Boston Celtics would hold off the Philadelphia 76ers, 85-75 in Game 7 of a grueling series.

The Celtics now face the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference Finals beginning Monday night

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