Trailing by seven on the road and 12 minutes away from facing a likely insurmountable 3-1 series deficit to the Bulls, the Cavaliers were looking for any kind of spark.
Pandemonium turned to borderline panic in 1.5 seconds for the Chicago Bulls, as they gave LeBron James just enough time for a miracle, and Jimmy Butler gave him just a bit of airspace on his fadea
LeBron James sat in the far corner of the visitor's locker room Friday night, wrapped in ice, draped in towels, and holding court with his teammates.
The broken play that led to Derrick Rose beating the buzzer with a 26-foot triple that hit the sweet spot on the United Center backboards wasn’t supposed to be like this.
The Cavaliers understood their margin for error was minimal.