One of the things that is hardest for this dad staying home is the pain I feel when I stay up late to watch sports. Our boys don’t care. They are still getting up around 6:30 or 7 am. There is no sympathy for dad being tired. They want breakfast just like every other day. Last night Day 54 went into overtime both in life and in the game I was watching. The Miami Heat beat the San Antonio Spurs 103-100 in OT and that means I will have to do it all once more tomorrow night for Game 7. Living in Nova Scotia means that games don’t start until 10pm. That is a killer. But I still watch and stress and enjoy the hell out of NBA basketball. In my next life I am living on the West coast where the games are over by 9 pm. Other than that it was a pretty quiet day on the PL.
On June 6th, the NBA Finals will begin. This season it has come down to two different versions of “The Big Three”, with both having at least one title under their belts.
For the San Antonio Spurs, they are gunning for their fourth title and would pretty much lock up the team of the last decade.
The Miami Heat are looking for their third title overall and the second in the LeBron James era.
The story lines are great. The old guard making one last run, against the team that was built simply to win.
I personally dislike the Heat. I hate the way they came together. I hate the way league seems to give them different rules. I hate the fact that Mike Miller looks like a broken down woman.
I am not that big a fan of the Spurs either. But that is only because they always win. As a team, they are the blue print every one should follow.
I asked some of my fellow dad bloggers and the overall feeling is they think the Heat are going to take it.