LeBron James said a few words at halftime to try and coax something more out of the Miami Heat. Turns out, whatever he said was unnecessary.
LeBron James scored 16 of his 30 points in a critical third quarter, as Miami took Game 5 over Indiana to move within a victory of its third straight N.B.A. finals.
The game was very much in doubt. A sold-out arena was basically silent. The chance of getting back to the NBA Finals for a third straight year could have slipped away.
Incoming Sacramento Kings owner Vivek Ranadive is already making moves to rebuild the fallen franchise.
Jason Kidd says he is still decided about whether he’ll return for another season with the Knicks.”I am thinking about it,” Kidd told reporters at Justin Tuck’s charity billiards event in Manhattan Thursday night. “We’ll see. I have to make a decision.”Kidd, 40, is under contract for another two years.
Carmelo Anthony played injured during the Knicks’ six playoff games against the Indiana Pacers, but Paul George, who defended Anthony brilliantly in the series, never detected a problem.
Jason Kidd isn’t 100 percent sure yet about his future.
Kidd said Thursday night his “plan” is to return to the Knicks next season, but added he still is “thinking” about retirement and has not made a final decision on whether to come back.
Speaking at Justin Tuck’s…