Commentary

How Green became Spurs' top gun

Updated: June 17, 2013, 1:46 PM ET
By Kevin Pelton | ESPN Insider
GreenFrederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty ImagesDanny Green (24 points) shot down the Heat again in Game 5, hitting six of his 10 3-point attempts.

Through five games of the NBA Finals, San Antonio Spurs wing Danny Green might be the series MVP, as Ramona Shelburne discussed after Game 5 on ESPN.com. Just how surprised should we be at the possibility of Green, who was unsigned and out of the NBA as recently as March 2011, outshining far bigger stars on the league's biggest stage? Completely -- but also maybe not as much as you think.