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Gregg Popovich with classic press conference after Game 6 (Video)

Gregg PopovichGregg Popovich was as salty and sassy in his postgame press conference as you would expect after his San Antonio Spurs blew a 5-point lead with 22 seconds left in Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Tuesday and lost 103-100 to the Miami Heat in overtime.

Pop fielded six questions from reporters after the game, and the Spurs coach was brief in his responses, like usual. None of his answers lasted longer than 10 seconds.

The best response from Pop came when he gave a literal answer to a question about how he would get his team ready for Game 7:

The next best moment came when Pop dismissed a question from an Italian reporter, who suggested that the Spurs could/should have fouled the Heat when up by three points in the final seconds. Pop called the question a “European question”:

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He still got game: Ray Allen sends Game 6 to overtime with huge 3-pointer (Video)

Where would the Miami Heat be without Ray Allen? The old man proved that at 37, he still has game.

Allen saved the Heat’s season with a clutch 3-pointer during a mad scramble with 5.2 seconds left that tied the game at 95. The San Antonio Spurs had a 5-point lead (94-89) with 22 seconds left and seemed like a lock to win the title. But LeBron James hit a three, and then the Heat fouled Kawhi Leonard. Leonard missed one of two free throws to keep it a 1-possession game.

After making the previous 3-pointer, James decided to try his hand at one again. He missed and, with Tim Duncan on the bench, Chris Bosh was able to grab the offensive board and find Allen, who stepped back into the corner for the wild three. Jesus Shuttlesworth then made the shot of the series to send the game to OT, where Miami won 103-100.

The officials reviewed the play to see if Allen was behind the line when he attempted his three, and there was no doubt:

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LeBron James loses headband, goes on huge run (Video)

LeBron James was playing poorly for three quarters of Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Tuesday, but that all changed after the MVP had his headband knocked off in the fourth quarter.

With just under nine minutes left in the game, James made a dunk on a putback. His headband was knocked off on the play, and he continued to play without it. The score was 80-77 San Antonio after James’ dunk, and the Miami Heat went on a run to take the lead. James scored 14 points in the fourth quarter, eight of which came after his headband was knocked off. He even had a monster block on Tim Duncan and then got a layup on the other end. You can see that play in the video below:

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Mike Miller makes 3-pointer without shoe (Video)

Mike Miller made a clutch shot in the fourth quarter of Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Tuesday, and he did it while wearing just one shoe.

The Miami Heat sharpshooter lost his shoe on the previous possession when Tiago Splitter tossed in a layup for the San Antonio Spurs. Someone landed on Miller and gave him a flat tire, and he decided to join the Heat’s offensive possession rather than worry about his shoe. Miller started off at one wing, then ran to the other and drained a three to make it 77-73 San Antonio, forcing a Spurs timeout.

Miller, by the way, was 18-for-21 on 3-pointers in the NBA Finals after draining that shot.

Here’s a closeup look at the shoeless wonder:

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Kawhi Leonard dunks on Mike Miller something nasty (Video)

Kawhi Leonard dunked on Mike Miller something nasty during Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Tuesday night.

The San Antonio Spurs had a fastbreak midway through the first quarter, and Tony Parker threw a bounce pass to Leonard, who was running the floor up ahead. Miller did his part to try stopping the dunk — hey, they were facing elimination — but his efforts were of little help. Leonard just literally pushed his face aside and completed the monster jam.

Jeff Van Gundy said Leonard took the elevator to the top floor, but we only need one word to describe it: a facial.

Here’s the image for your poster:

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Flo Rida’s manager Freezy: Gregg Popovich had me banned from Games 6 and 7

Flo-Rida-FreezyRapper Flo Rida and his crew have been some of the most visible Miami Heat fans at the American Airlines Arena throughout the entire postseason. That trend will not continue for Game 6 or Game 7 (if necessary), because Flo Rida’s manager Freezy has been banned from attending.

During an appearance on 104.3 The Ticket’s “Hochman and Zaslow Show” Tuesday morning, Freezy explained how the NBA contacted him and told him that he would be arrested if he tried to attend Game 6 on Tuesday night.

“They were sending me emails all week and kind threats but I was ignoring them,” he said. “Then I got emails and phone calls from their lawyers telling me I’m not allowed in the building for the next two games. So I’m like, ‘What violation did I (commit)'”

According to Freezy, San Antonio Spurs Head coach Gregg Popovich asked that his crew not be allowed back because they were getting too rowdy in support of the Heat.

“They were just telling me we had too much energy and the head coach complained about it,” Freezy claimed. “Them cats want an easy win. They ain’t used to that Miami Heat support right next to them in their ears.”

Freezy was also asked to leave the arena by the Indiana Pacers during the Eastern Conference Finals, but he said the Pacers were more disrespectful about it than the Spurs.

“The Spurs are just scared,” he explained. “They’re scared of the energy. The Pacers were disrespectful. The Spurs don’t want that building to erupt around them. What I do to cheer for my team is no different than what Spike Lee does in New York or Jack Nicholson does in LA.”

We have no way of knowing if Flo Rida and company were doing more than just cheering for the Heat, but if that’s the case you can understand why they would be upset — especially with Game 6 being in Miami. At least when this rapper was allegedly booted from the American Airlines Arena it was because he was cheering for the other team.

Danny Green sets NBA Finals record for 3-pointers made

Danny Green continues to be the MVP for the San Antonio Spurs during the NBA Finals. The fourth-year shooting guard from North Carolina was on fire yet again, as he shot 6-for-10 on 3-pointers in the Spurs’ 114-104 win over the Miami Heat in Game 5 of the Finals on Sunday.

Danny GreenGreen had 24 points in the game and is now the NBA Finals record holder for most 3-pointers made in a series. He is 25-for-38 (65.8 percent) on threes, and he surpassed Ray Allen’s record of 22 3-pointers made in the Finals.

Prior to the series, Green was part of the “field” when it came to odds for NBA Finals MVP. Through five games, he is without a doubt the Finals MVP.

Just like Game 3 where he and Gary Neal went crazy, Green was bombing threes from all over the court and saw them go in. Take a look at this shot he made from way downtown with two Heat players coming at him:

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