NBA Finals

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James warms up before Game 1 of basketball's NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and the Cavaliers in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, June 1, 2017. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
June 01, 2017 - 9:12 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on Game 1 of the NBA Finals Thursday night (all times local): 6:10 p.m. Cavaliers-Warriors Part III of their NBA Finals trilogy has begun and Golden State guard Stephen Curry is wearing a sleeve on his right arm in Game 1 of the series. Curry started wearing the...
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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks at a news conference before Game 1 of basketball's NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, June 1, 2017. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
June 01, 2017 - 8:39 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on Game 1 of the NBA Finals Thursday night (all times local): 5:35 p.m. NBA fan Adam Silver wants to see more competition in the league. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is applauding how Golden State and Cleveland have made it to the NBA Finals for the third...
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June 01, 2017 - 8:36 pm
NBA FINALS Mike Brown expects to coach Warriors in Game 1 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Mike Brown expects to coach the Golden State Warriors as planned in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. Steve Kerr will likely watch again from behind the scenes as he deals with continued complications following back surgery...
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June 01, 2017 - 6:33 pm
NBA FINALS Long-awaited rematch starts tonight OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Cavaliers-Warriors showdown everybody has been predicting for the past 11 months starts tonight when Golden State hosts defending champion Cleveland in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. It's the first time in league history the same...
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Wilson & Parcell
June 01, 2017 - 4:42 pm
Rick Kamla of NBA TV joined Kroeger & Darin Gantt on Primetime Thursday afternoon. Kamla and the guys discuss the trilogy between Golden State and Cleveland, and share their thoughts on how the think the NBA Finals will shake out.
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June 01, 2017 - 4:35 pm
NBA FINALS Long-awaited rematch starts tonight OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Cavaliers-Warriors showdown everybody has been predicting for the past 11 months starts tonight when Golden State hosts defending champion Cleveland in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. It's the first time in league history the same...
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FILE - In this June 2, 1987, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers' Earvin "Magic" Johnson scrambles for the ball on the floor of The Forum during the NBA finals, in, Inglewood, Calif. Johnson is surrounded by unidentified Boston Celtics players. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is at left. It’s the rivalry against which all others are measured, the one essentially responsible for the modern NBA evolving from a fringe sport that put its championship series on tape delay to a global sensation built around the most recognizable athletes in American sports. (AP Photo/Mark Avery, File)
June 01, 2017 - 1:58 pm
By the time the Los Angeles Lakers met the Boston Celtics for the third time in the NBA Finals in the 1980s, defensive stopper Michael Cooper had enough with Larry Bird, Kevin McHale and the rest of the Celtics. "It's respectful to acknowledge the person that you're playing, but I'm not taking you...
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Nashville Predators fans cheer as they watch Game 1 of the NHL Stanley Cup Finals at one of several viewing areas set up Monday, May 29, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators are facing the Pittsburgh Penguins. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
June 01, 2017 - 1:55 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Terry Crisp sorely wishes that he and fellow broadcaster Pete Weber had recorded their "Hockey 101" sessions from the early days of the Nashville Predators. The expansion franchise had tapped the original broadcast team to teach hockey rules in a market where fans knew what...
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June 01, 2017 - 11:11 am
NBA FINALS Long-awaited rematch starts tonight OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Cavaliers-Warriors showdown everybody has been predicting for the past 11 months starts tonight when Golden State hosts defending champion Cleveland in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. It's the first time in league history the same...
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June 01, 2017 - 6:35 am
NHL-STANLEY CUP Penguins up 2 in Cup chase PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins have taken a 2-0 lead over the Nashville Predators in the Stanley Cup Final. Rookie Jake Guentzel scored twice and the Penguins chased Nashville start goaltender Pekka Rinne (PEH'-kuh RIH'-neh) with a three-goal...
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