It wasn't a great shooting night for Jason Kidd (just 3-of-9), but he excelled in nearly every other phase as New Jersey took a 3-0 series lead with an 81-78 win at New York. Kidd racked up seven rebounds, eight assists, four steals, two blocks and got to the free-throw line, hitting 11-of-14. The point man is averaging 9.7 assists in the series.
Spurs' Surprising Glass Man
Robert Horry has made a career of hitting game-winning shots in the playoffs. He's not known as a rebounding machine, but that's just what the veteran turned out to be in San Antonio's 95-93 victory at Memphis. Horry grabbed a season-high 12 boards, including eight on the offensive end, as the Spurs went up 3-0 on the Grizzlies.
Hedo Turkoglu, S.A. VGM value: 10.1 Thursday: Turkoglu tallied 18 points on 7-of-10 from the field, 4-of-6 from the arc, and contributed five rebounds.
TIME TO TUNE IN
Friday on ESPN
Pacers at Celtics, 7 p.m. ET
Lakers at Rockets, 9:30 p.m. ET
SPEAK IT, MAN
"I was going to let my game speak for itself. I said everything I was going to say this morning."
-- Kenyon Martin, who, after a battle of words with injured Knick Tim Thomas, soared in Game 3.