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http://poundingtherock.com/story/2007/6/13/61535/2058 Two recaps in 12 hours? Clearly I’m a workaholic.

Finals Game 2 Cleveland @ San Antonio: Spurs 103, Cavaliers 92 Sorry, I missed it. Sopranos were on y’ know. I flipped it on at half time, saw the boring Spurs (who wouldn’t even be in this series if the league hadn’t shafted the Suns) and just went to bed and had a nice dream about Raquel Welch. :: hits self in the face, repeatedly :: Whoops, my bad. I…

Here it is… I suggest you read Matthew’s instead. But mine’s has some neat pictures n’ stuff. And bizarro Youtube technology that I’m sure Mark Cuban’s blogged about eight months ago but I’ve just now discovered. The files are IN the com-pu-tor?

Tip-off for game one of the 2007 NBA Finals is in 96 minutes. You know what to do …

And good luck. You’re going to need it. (I suppose you’re going to take P.J. with you, huh?) Sam Presti was hired as general manager of the Seattle SuperSonics, and one of his first jobs will be to replace fired coach Bob Hill. The 30-year-old San Antonio assistant general manager replaces Rick Sund, who was demoted to consultant after Seattle’s 31-51 season. Presti also will prepare for the upcoming NBA…

So is God really a Spurs fan? “Yeah!” (Sister Angelina) Gomez said, laughing and clutching her hands in the dining room where a giant Spurs blanket hangs like a banner. Sister Rosalba Garcia, one of the 23 nuns of the Salesian Sisters of Mary Immaculate Province, wears a San Antonio Spurs jersey at their facility in San Antonio, Tuesday, June 5, 2007. Each Sister is praying for an individual player…

Duncan Has Parker. James Has Himself. (New York Times) James may be the N.B.A.’s brightest star and its greatest hope, but three of the four best players in this series are wearing silver and black: Duncan, Parker and Manu Ginóbili. The Spurs have all of the experience, the three crisp championship banners and a cast of role players who have been there and done that, then done it again. The…

Have you seen any of the commercials that ABC has produced for the NBA Finals? I just saw this one during “NBA Fastbreak” on ESPN. ANNOUNCER: Cavaliers. [LeBron James heads out onto the court in warm-ups.] ANNOUNCER: Spurs. [Tim Duncan removes his pullover.] ANNOUNCER: Game one. [Pyrotechnics.] ANNOUNCER: Four titles in nine years would cement Tim Duncan’s Spurs as a basketball dynasty. [Tim Duncan holds up the O’Brien trophy; Duncan…

I, probably like most of you, have been wondering lately and often times aloud walking the torpid and torrid streets of Singapore, “What exactly makes a dynasty?” So, I referenced God Online, otherwise known as Wikipedia, and came up with the following analysis: YEARS DYNASTIC TEAM ANALYSIS ’49-`54 Minneapolis Lakers 5 Championships in 6 years ’57-’69 Boston Celtics I 11 Championships in 13 years ’80-’90 Los Angeles Lakers 5 Championships…