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NBA Finals: What they're saying about Game 5

Here is a look at what analysts, celebrities and other media types had to say on Twitter during Game 5 of the NBA Finals.
COMPILED BY RYAN SHARP Published: June 21, 2012

* Helsley: “Difference in this series: Role players. OKC's are MIA.”

* Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban after Derek Fisher was called for a flagrant foul: “Worst flagrant in the history of flagrants.”

* CBS Sports's Jim Rome: “A flagrant blocking foul?! C'mon. Get real.”

* Golf Channel analyst Kelly Tilghman: “Mike Miller will be the answer to a great trivia question one day.”

* Hollinger: “OKC has given up. Didn't even try on that 3 by Miller.”

* Former OU football player Auston English: “Give that old lady in the front row the ball..I bet she drains it.”

* Fox Sports writer Jennifer Floyd Engel: “Just to be clear: This is not redemption. This is a talented player winning a championship.”

* Rome: “Who is going to take this beatdown worse? OKC or Cleveland?”

* Sports reporter Bonnie Bernstein: “Mike Miller will probably be in surgery tomorrow, but they apparently started the anesthesia early.”

* Former OSU football player Andrew Mitchell: “At least we know who the “best player in the world” title goes to...Mike Miller.”

* Former OSU golfer and current PGA star Rickie Fowler: “Cool to see King James get the monkey off his back. The OKC Thunder will be back next year.”



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