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Battier: The ‘basketball gods’ Owed Me
Posted By HOOPSWORLD On June 21, 2013 @ 6:53 am In Headlines,NBA Headlines | No Comments
LeBron James was outstanding yet again, and Dwyane Wade had one of his best games of the playoffs. But Battier hitting six of eight three-pointers and contributing 18 points in 29 minutes was the difference for the Heat in a 95-88 victory vs. the San Antonio Spurs. The Heat had a plus-12 point differential with him on the court, better than for any other player.
“I believe in the basketball gods,” Battier said. “I felt that they owed me big time. I had a bunch of shots in San Antonio that went in and out. So when that banker went in, I said you know what, they owe me. It was the start of a pretty good streak there.
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