Originally Posted by dirk digler
Your probably right. I was thinking the Knicks have finally got things going and Melo has been playing awesome of late. Amare coming back I think messed up everything for them.
Miami plays elite defense (and have been waiting for the playoffs to start for 10 months now)...the Knicks not so much. I'm not sure anybody but the Bulls had a real chance at victory against the Heat in that conference (and that may be in doubt now).
This Dallas series could come right down to the end, though, if the Mavs keep playing that competitively (it seems they also walked through the regular season to get to this moment). I'm not sure that OKC was even the better team today, they just got it done at the end.