Can Tim Duncan make the necessary free throws to win Game 7 and another NBA title?
The Pistons are hoping that they have a chance to win in the last few minutes of Game 6.
The Spurs have to cut down on turnovers if they want to win Game 5.
The Spurs better be prepared for an inspired Pistons team wanting to get this series back to square one.
In his Game 3 scouting report, Brian James says the Pistons must be the aggressors and play smarter basketball.
In his Game 2 scouting report, Brian James sees plenty of opportunities for the Pistons to rebound.
The Spurs intend to end this series by getting back to their style of play, and getting stops.
Don't look for Joe Johnson to be a savior in Game 3, if he plays. Do look for Shawn Marion to be more involved.
If the Spurs can bottle their Game 1 performance, they'll head home with a 2-0 series lead.
Brian James has the full scouting report on the NBA Finals, including head-to-head matchups.
San Antonio's depth and physical defense should eventually wear down Phoenix.
In Game 6, the Sonics must create turnovers and find a way to get some transition scores.
Seattle's guards dominated in Game 4, now it's time for San Antonio's backcourt to fire back.
The Sonics must continue to make stops and create transition opportunities for themselves.
The Sonics need to penetrate and pitch out to their 3-point shooters to win Game 3.
The Sonics cannot use injuries as an excuse. The interior defense has to improve, or the Spurs will repeat their Game 1 romp.