MIAMI — With time running out on the shot and game clocks and the San Antonio Spurs clinging to a two-point lead, Tony Parker almost lost the ball, almost had a shot blocked by LeBron James, almost didn't get off a shot in time. And he became the Game 1 hero. Parker threw up a desperation attempt high off the backboard that dropped in with 5.2 seconds remaining gave the Spurs a 92-88 victory Thursday against the Miami Heat in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. "It was so crazy that play … I lost the ball like three times. It didn't work out like I wanted it to," Parker said. "I knew. I just had a feeling that it was good."
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