Dwyane Wade has never gone the distance in three previous NBA Finals trips.
The ESPN personality Bill Simmons took to Twitter to voice his displeasure after a remark about Dwyane Wade was cut from “SportsCenter” replays.
Cappie Pondexter scored 18 of her 20 points in the second half, Katie Smith moved into second place on the W.N.B.A.’s career scoring list, and the Liberty rallied to beat the Connecticut Sun.
San Antonio Coach Gregg Popovich was among those sticking up for Sebastien de la Cruz, a Mexican-American who became the target of racist messages.
It is no coincidence the opposing head coaches in this year’s NBA Finals are among the longest serving in the game. In a job that offers little security, ongoing success on the court is one of the few ways to survive.
Patrick Ewing said he’s still “disappointed” he has not become an NBA head coach but indicated he feels one day he will be back in the Knicks organization in some capacity.
Ewing, who did a handful of MSG Network telecasts this postseason, was named this week an associate coach…