The San Antonio Spurs ended the Miami Heat’s two-year reign as National Basketball Association champions by winning their fifth title in the past 16 seasons, and did it in record-setting fashion.
Brent crude rose as high as $113.28 a barrel in London this morning as Iraq struggles to contain civil war and dismemberment.
The Miami Heat ended the San Antonio Spurs’ nine-game postseason home winning streak behind a 35- point, 10-rebound performance by LeBron James to tie the NBA Finals at one game apiece.
Former Chicago Bears linebacker Hunter Hillenmeyer was willing to pay his fair share of taxes to cities where he played. Cleveland, he said, got greedy.
Mike D’Antoni resigned as coach of the National Basketball Association’s Los Angeles Lakers after two seasons without winning a playoff series.
Sitting in Memorial Hall at the heart of the Chapel Hill campus of the University of North Carolina, Mary Willingham wondered what William Friday would want her to do.
Mikhail Prokhorov said the Nets will have a “profitable business platform” when the National Basketball Association team moves to Brooklyn from New Jersey in two years.