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Mariotti: The King and The Heir

Love? You can't say America ever has felt extreme, unbridled affection for…

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Tony Dejak/AP File photoThe underdog Cavaliers are going to need more than just their star player

Barry: James is great, Warriors are better

The NBA Finals hype has been going on for days now. The…

Tony Dejak/AP File photoThe underdog Cavaliers are going to need more than just their star player
Ben Margot/ap file photosDavid Blatt

Blatt, Kerr come full circle in Finals

Cleveland — In some parallel universe this week, Steve Kerr is huddling…

Ben Margot/ap file photosDavid Blatt
Ron Schwane/AP File PhotoMatthew Dellavedova

He wasn’t known as ‘Dellavedirty’ at St. Mary’s

The whole thing makes Marty Clarke laugh, this widespread notion heading into…

Ron Schwane/AP File PhotoMatthew Dellavedova
Tony Dejak/AP file photoSt. Mary’s alum Matthew Dellavedova

Balls: Delle in Oakland? Bogut wanted one

If Andrew Bogut had his way, then Matthew Dellavedova would be diving…

Tony Dejak/AP file photoSt. Mary’s alum Matthew Dellavedova
AP Photo/Charles Krupa

Out of finals, Love says he'll be back next season with Cavs

The pain in Kevin Love's surgically repaired left shoulder has become manageable.…

AP Photo/Charles Krupa
Tony Dejak/ap file photoThe Warriors are going to have to count on a teamwide approach on defense to slow down LeBron James in the NBA Finals.

Warriors rely on strength in numbers to contain James

It is among the most daunting tasks in all of team sports,…

Tony Dejak/ap file photoThe Warriors are going to have to count on a teamwide approach on defense to slow down LeBron James in the NBA Finals.
Ben Margot/AP FIle photoIn the NBA Finals

James wills Cavaliers to higher place

LeBron James preached it last summer. Coaches, general managers and the so-called…

Ben Margot/AP FIle photoIn the NBA Finals
David J. Phillip/APNothing is stopping Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors on their way to an NBA title

Mariotti: Nothing Stopping Curry, not even Lebron

HOUSTON — We've reached that delirious juncture in the Steph Curry Experience…

David J. Phillip/APNothing is stopping Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors on their way to an NBA title
Tony Dejak/APThe Warriors' Draymond Green

LeBron's 42 too much as Warriors fall to Cavaliers

CLEVELAND — LeBron James says he isn't about personal statements. He made…

Tony Dejak/APThe Warriors' Draymond Green
R Brent Smith/AP PhotoGolden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) dribbles the basketball pursued by Indiana Pacers forward Solomon Hill in the first half of a game

A new playoff format for the NBA might add excitement

MIAMI — The Brooklyn Nets are on pace to finish 34-48 this…

R Brent Smith/AP PhotoGolden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) dribbles the basketball pursued by Indiana Pacers forward Solomon Hill in the first half of a game
David Zalubowski/AP File PhotoCavaliers star LeBron James is choosing not to clarify any posts he made in recent days on Twitter

LeBron feels no need to clarify 'Love' tweets

INDEPENDENCE — Kevin Love may be one of LeBron James' 18.7 million…

David Zalubowski/AP File PhotoCavaliers star LeBron James is choosing not to clarify any posts he made in recent days on Twitter
Tony Dejak/AP File PhotoCavaliers forward Kevin Love has been having difficulties with his shot despite the team's wins.

Love struggling with his shot as Cavaliers pile up wins

CLEVELAND — Nearly an hour after the Cavaliers shook off the feisty…

Tony Dejak/AP File PhotoCavaliers forward Kevin Love has been having difficulties with his shot despite the team's wins.
Karen Schiely/AP via Akron Beacon JournalFans and media gather in front of LeBron James’ home Thursday

Heat, Cavs await LeBron’s decision

When it comes to LeBron James, all that’s certain is this: One…

Karen Schiely/AP via Akron Beacon JournalFans and media gather in front of LeBron James’ home Thursday
AP Photo/Lori Shepler

LeBron James says he's returning to Cavaliers

LeBron James is returning home to Ohio, reversing the decision he made…

AP Photo/Lori Shepler
Tony Gutierrez/APLeBron James is one of the many big-time free agents available this summer.

NBA teams prepare to chase stars in free agency

The people of Cleveland burned LeBron James’ jersey when he jilted the…

Tony Gutierrez/APLeBron James is one of the many big-time free agents available this summer.
Jason DeCrow/APNBA Commissioner Adam Silver

Wiggins is No. 1, Napier to Miami in NBA draft

NEW YORK -- Andrew Wiggins went No. 1, so he got to make the…

Jason DeCrow/APNBA Commissioner Adam Silver
AP Photo/Danny MoloshokGolden State Warriors' Klay Thompson shoots as Los Angeles Clippers' Matt Barnes defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles

Warriors guard Klay Thompson to miss Friday’s game

Warriors guard Klay Thompson will miss today’s game against Cleveland to attend…

AP Photo/Danny MoloshokGolden State Warriors' Klay Thompson shoots as Los Angeles Clippers' Matt Barnes defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles
David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty ImagesKlay Thompson came through in the clutch for a short-handed Warriors team.

Klay Thompson shines as Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers without star players

CLEVELAND — Klay Thompson scored a career-high 32 points and the short-handed…

David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty ImagesKlay Thompson came through in the clutch for a short-handed Warriors team.