Here are five things to know as anticipation builds for the NBA Finals rematch between the San Antonio Spurs and Miami Heat. The series starts in San Antonio on Thursday night:
With the end of the Oklahoma City Thunder’s season, the veteran Derek Fisher could have tantalizing opportunities as a coach or an executive, in television or even in politics — that is, if he does not continue playing.
As an owner of the Nets when they were in New Jersey, Lewis Katz, who died Saturday in a plane crash, had a plan to help Newark, the state’s largest city.
As the famed sports expression goes, “it happens every spring.” Only, this particular time period twenty years ago in New York mid-April through late-June of 1994 certainly was not what the makers of the 1949 baseball fantasy flick of the same name had in mind.