The Miami Heat took the lead, the eighth-seeded Memphis Grizzlies made history and the Boston Bruins beat the Philadelphia Flyers in a score that looked more like a football game. (Sort of.) Here's what else happened in sports this weekend.
How did an NFL junkie cope with the first weekend without (real) professional football since August? Sure, there was All-Star action and the Grand Slam finals, but it was really the compelling hoops that kept our sports fixes going.
An old NBA rivalry that peaked in the early '90s returns to MSG, the Celtics vie for a 15th straight win and the Heat and the Lakers do battle at the Staples Center. And Detroit is the site for the cheesiest bowl game around.