NBA Finals

CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 16: Klay Thompson #11 of the Golden State Warriors hugs ESPN broadcaster Mark Jackson after winning the Larry O'Brein Trophy after Game Six of the 2015 NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers at the Quicken Loans Arena on June 16, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Keidel: Aside From LeBron, Mark Jackson Had To Be Most Deflated

Generally, a new coach inherits the very vulnerable team that got the prior coach fired. Which is why, aside from LeBron, the most viscerally defeated or deflated man in the building was Mark Jackson.

06/19/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: June 15-19

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

06/19/2015

LeBron James cut his head when he crashed into a cameraman in Game 4 of the NBA Finals. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: MJ’s Flu Game Vs. LeBron’s Head Wound Game

Sports law says we must compare historical greats when they’re wounded.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2015

Warriors coach Steve Kerr. (Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Steve Kerr Called It

Are the Cavs wearing down in these NBA Finals?

CBS Chicago–06/12/2015

James Jones (left) and J.R. Smith exchange a high-five during Cleveland's win in Game 3. (Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

LeBron, Cavaliers Survive Warriors Comeback For 96-91 Win In Game 3

LeBron James had 40 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists.

CBS Chicago–06/09/2015

Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving. (Getty Images)

Kyrie Irving Has Fractured Left Knee Cap, Is Out 3-4 Months

Irving was hurt in overtime of a Game 1 loss to the Warriors on Thursday.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2015

Warriors guard Stephen Curry goes in for a dunk in a Game 1 win. (Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Hold Off James, Cavs For 108-100 OT Win In Game 1

Stephen Curry had 26 points and eight assists, and the Warriors weather LeBron James’ 44 points.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2015

Warriors guard Stephen Curry. (Getty Images)

Stephen Curry Set For His NBA Finals Moment Against LeBron, Cavs

Game 1 is Thursday night in Oakland.

CBS Chicago–06/04/2015

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Top 5 NBA Finals Moments

We’re a little over 24 hours away from the NBA Finals getting underway pitting the Cleveland Cavaliers and LeBron James against the “Splash Brothers” of Golden State.

06/02/2015

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Top Sporting Events To Attend In 2015

A look at five of the best upcoming major sporting events in America.

05/22/2015

LeBron James in 2009 with Cleveland. (Getty Images)

5 Great Moments For LeBron In Cleveland

LeBron James is reportedly pondering a return to Cleveland, where he’d try to top these moments.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2014

Heat star LeBron James. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Doyel: Where Will LeBron James End Up After This Debacle?

Decision 2.0 now awaits LeBron James, and it could greatly affect his legacy.

CBS Chicago–06/16/2014

The Spurs celebrate their NBA title. (Getty Images)

Spurs Get Their Redemption, Win NBA Title

San Antonio got its sweet revenge on Miami by wrapping up the championship with a Game 5 rout.

CBS Chicago–06/15/2014

Tin Duncan #21 of the San Antonio Spurs. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Keidel: Tim Duncan, Spur Of The Moment

In the age of me over we ball, Duncan is a corrupt cliche – a winner.We judge stars by rings more than ever. The Heat didn’t win; LeBron won. Kobe or Shaq won a decade ago. But when the Spurs win, Duncan is part of a greater whole, lost in a selfless, Vulcan coda.

06/13/2014

Chris Bosh and Joakim Noah. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Heat’s Struggles Intriguing For Bulls

The door may be opening in the Eastern Conference.

670 The Score–06/13/2014

Spurs center Tim Duncan backs down Heat center Chris Andersen. (Getty Images)

Game 4 Preview: Spurs-Heat

San Antonio leads the series 2-1 entering Game 4 at American Airlines Arena.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2014

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3 Times LeBron “The King” James Has Dealt With Cramps

NHL Players play through broken bones, collapsed lungs and dislocated ribs. The King is sidelined due to cramps … which has happened more than once.

06/06/2014

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5 High-Temperature Sporting Events

The Heat and Spurs may have been toasty, but some sports play under absolutely scorching temps.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2014

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Keidel: King’s Crown Melting?

Last night, like every NBA night, morphed into a sweaty, LeBron James symposium. And the firewall between factions is rather defined. He’s either a chump who cheated his team out of a win, or he’s a victim of fate or faulty wiring, a hardwood martyr who can’t get a break.

06/06/2014

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Bernstein: NFL’s Power Getting Silly

A one-year hiatus from Roman numerals is actually news.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2014

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