Originally Posted by RichB
Love Avery, but hate the Mavs and their fans.
There is shame in losing to an inferior team - no matter where they happen to come from.
That is exactly what the Mavs are. Inferior.
If by some act of God - the Mavs were able to win this series, I would root for any team playing them to beat them, including Detroit.
I would do the same. It would be all I could do not to fall on a sword IF by some miracle the Mavs beat the Spurs.
Hibbert, who worked out with Duncan in San Antonio during the lockout, said he has grown close to the perennial All-Star. On Friday, he texted Duncan and asked how he should guard him.
"He said, 'Go for every pump fake,' " Hibbert said.