The San Antonio Spurs won championships in 1999, 2003, 2005, 2007 and 2014, but it appears their dynasty's window has closed.
The aging core of Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili saw their repeat dreams crash and burn as Chris Paul hit a game-winning runner with one second remaining to lift the Los Angeles Clippers to a 111–109 win in Game 7 of their opening-round playoff series earlier in May.
Absolutely brutal, right? To make matters worse, the Larry O'Brien Trophy has a painful message for coach Gregg Popovich's crew.
MORE 2 POINT LEAD:
Monday, April 6 - Fortune teller
Tuesday, April 7 - 'One Scandalous Moment'
Wednesday, April 8 - The Stockton Army
Thursday, April 9 - An open apology to Cubs fans
Friday, April 10 - Comedians settle an argument ... about A-Rod
Monday, April 13 - MLB doubleheader gets a whole new meaning
Tuesday, April 14 - 'Zo in the house
Wednesday, April 15 - Knicks Powerball
Thursday, April 16 - Imagining NFL logos for LA and London teams
Friday, April 17 - Best MLB giveaways
Monday, April 20 - Anthony Rizzo in the house
Tuesday, April 21 - Best brother (with a much less talented brother) combos in sports
Wednesday, April 22 - What were they thinking?
Thursday, April 23 - Interview with a streaker
Friday, April 24 - MLB food tour
Monday, April 27 - Filipinos for Mayweather
Tuesday, April 28 - Introducing 'Goth Kid'
Wednesday, April 29 - Comedians settle an argument ... Pacquiao or Mayweather?
Thursday, April 30 - 'Journey to the Draft' star's unexpected shortcoming
Friday, May 1 - 'Maurica' makes her gold digger NFL Draft picks
Monday, May 4 - Fictional Football Draft
Tuesday, May 5 - 'Mr. Irrelevant'
Wednesday, May 6 - Gronk responds to tweets
Thursday, May 7 - Mr. Throwback
Friday, May 8 - The biggest letdowns in sports
Monday, May 11 - 'The Shrinx'
Tuesday, May 12 - 1-800-BACKUP
Wednesday, May 13 - Would you watch a Mayweather-Pacquiao rematch?
Thursday, May 14 - Derrick Rose's handler
Friday, May 15 - Trading punches with Ronda Rousey
Monday, May 18 - 'Hack-A-Shaq' strategy
Tuesday, May 19 - Comedians settle an argument ... Jordan, the best?
Wednesday, May 20 - The new PAT rules
Thursday, May 21 - Chris Weidman and Anthony Johnson in the house
Friday, May 22 - Worst Hall of Famers
Monday, May 25 - The Stockton Army
Tuesday, May 26 - What if ... Drew Bledsoe never got hurt?
Wednesday, May 27 - Would you date Tiger Woods?
Thursday, May 28 - Danceketball
Friday, May 29 - Jim Breuer in the house
Monday, June 1 - Goth Kid at The Color Run
Tuesday, June 2 - More than a game
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