Hollinger's Gems: May 8, 2009
Hawks' end near, LeBron's unbelievable playoff stats and thoughts on suspensions
Updated: May 8, 2009, 2:53 PM ETBy John Hollinger | ESPN.com
1. It's all over but the crying for the Hawks. Atlanta was already facing long odds against Cleveland, but after Joe Johnson sprained his ankle Thursday night, there appears to be little hope that the Hawks will extend the series to even five games.
MORE NBA HEADLINES
- Silver on tanking: 'No team is trying to lose'
- Blazers send Spurs to 2nd straight 3OT loss
- Rondo 'dying to get another ring' with Mavs
- Pierce: Wizards need to 'build better habits'