Manu Ginobili Rooting For Pacers, Wants Homecourt Advantage

by June 01, 2013
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Manu Ginobili said he wants the Pacers to beat the Heat so the Spurs can have the homecourt edge in the Finals. Via the San Antonio Express-News: “‘It’s not that we pull (for Indiana),’ he said. ‘I think this time it’s different than before because the homecourt advantage. It is a big difference. It’s not definitive. It doesn’t mean that whoever has homecourt advantage is going to win. But we all prefer to have a Game 7 at home than on the road if we could get to that point. But besides that, different styles, I think we can match up with both.’ At the very least, Ginobili said he’s hoping the series goes the full duration – and then some. ‘Let them play,’ he said. ‘Five overtimes in Game 7. That would be great.'”