What's up with the flailing favorites in the NBA playoffs? Kendrick Perkins and Oklahoma City are facing the real possibility of sitting out the rest of the postseason, and Larry Bird could hardly bear to watch the bumbling Pacers.
Once we get past Matt Barnes' antics, it was a diamonds are a girl's best friend (kind of) day. Ex-NHL enforcer Sean Avery pops the question and one Chiefs fan finds that diamonds are the gift that keeps on giving.
As the NBA playoffs approach, the Miami Heat certainly have the look of a champion, but it's too early to write off the Indiana Pacers, San Antonio Spurs and a few other contenders for the 2013 NBA title.