MIAMI Heroes are made, legacies are forged and hearts are broken in Game 7s of the NBA Finals. It’s a shame they don’t come around more often.
David Stern has spent 30 years as NBA commissioner, but saw just his fifth one Thursday night. The rareness of the one-game, winner-take-all scenario is what makes it special. That certainly wasn’t lost on Stern, who plans to retire in February and watched his last finals as commissioner.