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June 19, 2017
Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrates after defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers in game five of the 2017 NBA Finals at Oracle Arena in Oakland on June 12, 2017. Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports
Kahn: Curry didn't want to be a Wolf
June 19, 2017 - 8:52pm
June 13, 2017
Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr argues with an official against the Cleveland Cavaliers during the second half in game four of the 2017 NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland on June 9. Kyle Terada / USA TODAY Sports
Champion Warriors might snub White House -- if invited
June 13, 2017 - 1:17pm
OUR VIEW: Sweet news on new playoff format
June 13, 2017 - 8:04am
June 12, 2017
Mike Miller, left, talks with former WNBA and UCONN standout Rebecca Lobo, right, before the start of the Hy Vee/Sanford Legends basketball clinic on Saturday at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls. (Eric Mayer / Republic)
Miller's passion for basketball still strong
June 12, 2017 - 9:28pm
June 10, 2017
Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) knocks the ball away from Golden State Warriors center Zaza Pachulia (27) during the third quarter in Game 4 of the NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. (Ken Blaze / USA TODAY Sports)
Cavs stay alive with record-setting effort
June 10, 2017 - 12:26am
Lynx rout Mystics to remain undefeated
June 10, 2017 - 12:08am
June 8, 2017
Minnesota guard Lindsay Whalen tries to get the crowd up as the Lynx play Indiana in the fourth quarter of game 1 of the 2015 WNBA Finals at Target Center on Sunday, October 4, 2015. Indianapolis beat the Lynx, 75-69. (Pioneer Press: John Autey)
Lynx's Whalen a 'common denominator for success'
June 8, 2017 - 9:12pm
Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) celebrates with teammates during the fourth quarter against the Cleveland Cavaliers in game three of the 2017 NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland on June 7, 2017. Ken Blaze / USA TODAY Sports
Golden State looks to finish off sweep of Cavaliers
June 8, 2017 - 5:07pm
Sweet 16 basketball, volleyball formats approved for Class AA and B
June 8, 2017 - 12:37pm
June 4, 2017
Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) dribbles the ball against Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyle Korver (26) during the first half in Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Finals at Oracle Arena. (Kyle Terada / USA TODAY Sports)
Curry's triple-double leads Warriors to Game 2 rout
June 4, 2017 - 11:48pm
June 2, 2017
Heat buys controlling interest in development league team
June 2, 2017 - 3:40pm
May 27, 2017
Golden State Warriors small forward Kevin Durant (35) drives to the basket while guarded by San Antonio Spurs small forward Davis Bertans (42) during the second half in Game 3 of the Western conference finals of the NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center. Durant and the Warriors will face the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals beginning Thursday, June 1.
 (Soobum Im /USA TODAY Sports)
Durant, favored Warriors shrug off parity talk
May 27, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 26, 2017
Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) attempts a layup against the Boston Celtics during the third quarter of Game 5 of the Eastern conference finals of the NBA Playoffs at the TD Garden. (Greg M. Cooper / USA TODAY Sports)
James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors
May 26, 2017 - 12:09am
May 21, 2017
Boston Celtics forward Jaylen Brown (7) defends Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) during the first half in Game 3 of the Eastern conference finals of the NBA Playoffs at Quicken Loans Arena. (Ken Blaze / USA TODAY Sports)
Bradley's 3-pointer gives Celtics improbable win over Cavs
May 21, 2017 - 11:04pm
May 20, 2017
San Antonio Spurs shooting guard Danny Green (14) grabs a rebound as Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry (30) defends during the first half in Game 3 of the Western conference finals of the NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center. (Soobum Im / USA TODAY Sports)
Durant's big third quarter helps Warriors sink Spurs
May 20, 2017 - 11:24pm
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