5 things to watch: Spurs vs. Heat Game 6


The San Antonio Spurs (15-4) will look to win their fifth NBA title tonight in Miami as they face the Heat (14-7) in Game 6 of the NBA Finals in Miami.

The Spurs are coming off a 114-104 win over the Heat in Game 5 in San Antonio to take a 3-2 series lead. Manu Ginobili made his first postseason start since and tallied 24 points and 10 assists. Tony Parker had 26 and 5 assists while Danny Green continued his hot shooting finishing with 24 points, including 6 more three-pointers and now has 25 in the series. Miami was led by LeBron James' 25 points in the loss.

And as the Spurs look to walk away with title No. 5 in franchise history tonight, here are five things to watch for during tonight's game:

• Miami head coach Erik Spoelstra has compiled a 31-9 (.775) career home record during postseason play

• The Heat are a perfect 6-0 after a loss during the postseason.

• Miami is 8-3 at home in the postseason and overall are 14-12 in games played in Miami.

• The Spurs are 4-0 on the road in the postseason when scoring 100 points or more.

• The Spurs are 6-0 on the road when outscoring their opponent in the paint in the playoffs.