Tag Archives: Finals

Celtics were supposed to be the backup plan

It’s rare that regular-season games live up to the hype, but the nationally televised prime time matchup between the Warriors and Celtics did exactly that on Saturday. The game had…

Cavs are fighting porous defense and NBA history

His team’s defense is just not working anymore, but Lue is holding onto hope that he will be able to unveil some wrinkles when the postseason tips off next month….

James said Golden State Warriors are NBA’s ‘best team

LeBron James called the Golden State Warriors the “best” team in the NBA not once, but twice Friday night. And while it’s true the Warriors own the NBA’s best record…

Ciskowski Prospect bring numbers downstate

Sulkar, who will become only the sixth Fillie to play four years in the IHSA girls golf state tournament, shot a 2-under par 73 Monday to help Barrington advance as…

Game 1 of NBA Finals

Even as he spent the first 43 games of the season on the sideline while recovering from back problems, Steve Kerr always kept his finger on the pulse of the…

No time for Novak Djokovic

Djokovic’s streak of 17 consecutive ATP Tour finals, one short of matching Ivan Lendl’s Open era record, ended because an allergy and eye infection forced him to withdraw after he…