Jefferson rolls over Heat, and rolls ankle
MIAMI -- For the fleeting moment, when Richard Jefferson crumpled to the floor, clutching his ankle, it was like they let the air out of a balloon.
Everything stopped for these Nets. Everyone gasped. Tim Walsh, the trainer, leaned over Jefferson. Nets coach Lawrence Frank stood in the background. For a moment, this looked downright frightening.
Everyone else on these Nets, they stopped pounding the Heat for a moment and begged the fates to spare them the cruelest of derailments. ...
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