Anthony Davis caught the ball deep on the left side with the Lakers losing and time about to run out. The shot Davis made to win Game 2 of the Western Conference finals was from nearly the same spot and situation as one he attempted in his team's…BRIAN MAHONEY (AP Basketball Writer)
Anthony Davis has never been this deep in the playoffs, never had the chance to take such an important shot. ''That's a shot Kobe Bryant would hit,'' Vogel said. The Lakers were wearing their Black Mamba jerseys.
Meyers Leonard was bent forward at the waist, standing a few feet away from Miami coach Erik Spoelstra on the Heat sideline, screaming with every bit of the volume that his deep and booming voice can generate. This is his role right now for the…TIM REYNOLDS (AP Basketball Writer)
Gordon Hayward has been part of Boston teams that have made the Eastern Conference finals twice in the past three seasons. Hayward returned to the Celtics' rotation in Game 3 of their East title series against the Miami Heat on Saturday night,…TIM REYNOLDS (AP Basketball Writer)
Getting big leads has been relatively easy for the Boston Celtics in these Eastern Conference finals. Jaylen Brown scored 26 points, Jayson Tatum added 25 and the Celtics got right back into the East finals with a 117-106 victory over the Miami…TIM REYNOLDS (AP Basketball Writer)