Jeff McDonald of the San Antonio Express-News: During the postseason, Miami has won each of its six games following a loss by an average of 20.7 points. The Heat’s victories in this schizophrenic series have come by 19 and 16.
Monta Ellis has informed the Milwaukee Bucks he will be opting out of the last season of his contract, according to Chris Broussard. Sources: Monte Ellis has told Bucks he is opting out of the 1-year, $11 million left on his contract.
Dan McCarney of the San Antonio Express-News: It has been a Finals marked by wild swings of fortunes, so why should Game 5 have been any different? For the third straight contest, the team blown out by double-digits bounced back to return the favor in kind.