There's an old NBA playoff adage that says that a post-season series doesn't truly begin until a visiting team secures a victory on their opponents home court. The San Antonio Spurs effectively arrived in the playoffs in Game 2 of their first round series with a convincing win over the Mavericks in
The series continues tonight in
Aside from the rejuvenation of Spurs icon Manu Ginobili, the continued emergence of sophomore guard George Hill was the silver lining to a tenuous regular-season campaign. For his efforts, Hill tied with Oklahoma City Thunder phenom Kevin Durant for second place in the bid to capture the NBA's Most Improved Player Award. Although
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