Greg Cote

June 4, 2014 7:17 PM

Greg Cote: NBA Finals rematch between Miami Heat, Spurs features intriguing subplots

To get to the other side, where there is sunlight and cheering and a ticker-tape parade waiting, you have to first go through this long tunnel. You have to go through a place where arenas will be full and loud and yet you can feel so alone, even as all of America is watching. You fight through this tunnel that takes two weeks to traverse, and you understand that everything you have worked for and dreamed of might come down to the capriciousness of whether the arc of a single shot is true or centimeters awry.

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About Greg Cote

Greg Cote


Greg Cote has been a Miami Herald sports columnist since 1995 and also writes the Random Evidence blog and NFL predictions along with his notorious sidekick the Upset Bird. He has covered Hurricanes football (1984-88), the Dolphins (1990-91) and major events including Super Bowls, NBA Finals, World Series, Stanley Cup, Olympics and World Cup.
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