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There's no asterisk by this one. SI.com's Marty Burns says San Antonio earned this NBA title with an exclamation point. Led by a 19-0 fourth-quarter outburst and a triple-double from Finals MVP Tim Duncan, the Spurs roared to their second crown in five seasons by beating the Nets 88-77 in Game 6.

Fast Breaks: K-Mart is the new Starks
Spurs' Robinson goes out a champion
Jackson takes starring role for Spurs
Notebook: Kerr 90 percent sure he'll retire

 
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Marty Burns
Closer Look: Admiral's effort leads troops to title



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NBA Finals ratings lowest in Nielsen history
San Antonio plans party for champion Spurs
Kidd's future in doubt as Nets lose in Finals again
Spurs fans take to streets after championship win
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Fast Breaks
Mt. Mutombo's prediction is off base.

The All-Boring Team
Tim Duncan tops the list; Users react


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* 'I am so blessed'
David Robinson plans to take some time to bask in the glory of retiring as a champion.
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schedule
Wed., June 4: Spurs 101, Nets 89 Recap | Box score
Fri., June 6: Nets 87, Spurs 85 Recap | Box score
Sun., June 8: Spurs 84, Nets 79 Recap | Box score
Wed., June 11: Nets 77, Spurs 76 Recap | Box score
Fri., June 13: Spurs 93, Nets 83 Recap | Box score
Sun., June 15: Spurs 88, Nets 77 Recap | Box score
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Marty Burns: Inside the NBA
Spurs' retro player trumps retro jerseys.

Steve Rushin: Air and Space
San Antonio sure loves its Spurs

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