Originally Posted by jet
they ever win anything?
the conspiracy theorist in me likes to think that the retiring of David Stern and take over of the SILVER HAMMER coincides with the Spurs practically sweeping the Heat (all wins by blowout no less).
in david stern times - I'd expect there to be 1000x more drama and bad calls and at least a game 6.
I do know that Silver wants to turn the NBA into a NFL model where playoff results/match-ups don't really matter (even the Super Bowl can be a matchup between small market teams and end in a blowout) and they still make trillions.