No team has ever come back from a 3-1 series deficit in NBA Finals history. So if the Miami Heat plan on three-peating, they’re going to have to makes some history in the process.
On the other hand, the San Antonio Spurs are one win away from their fifth NBA Championship in franchise history — perhaps the one that they let slip away last season.
In Game 4, it was more of the San Antonio Spurs domination that we saw in Game 3. Kawhi Leonard finished with 20 points and 14 rebounds, as the Spurs routed the Heat 107-86 Thursday night in Miami.
LeBron James did what he could to keep the Heat in it with his 28 points and eight rebounds, but Dwyane Wade failed to show up. He finished with just 10 points. Bosh scored 12 points on 5-of-11 shooting.
The Spurs will have three shots to close this series out. The first of such opportunity is Sunday in San Antonio.
Here is what both teams had to say after San Antonio embarrassed the Heat on their homecourt for the second-straight game: