With the NBA Draft lottery taking place this week, mock drafts got just a little more accurate. Former Alabama point guard, Kira Lewis, has been projected as a first rounder for several weeks now, but with his specific skillset there are few teams in range who could utilize him properly.
The NBA Playoffs are only one week in but it's been a surprising postseason so far. The battle to the Finals is wide open with reining champions, Miami Heat, and Western Conference favorites San Antonio under performing, bad blood between the officials and players, and the Dallas Mavericks making some noise...
The Miami Heat have reached the last three NBA Finals, winning back-to-back championships in the last two seasons. That begs the question: can the Heat become the first team since the Michael Jordan-led Chicago Bulls to win three consecutive titles?
All summer long, Mountain Dew will Kickstart your morning with the top stories in sports. Here are the biggest headlines for June 19, 2013.
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LeBron James finished with 32 points, 10 rebounds, and 11 assists as the Miami Heat put together a furious fourth quarter comeback to push the game to overtime and eventually win the game 103-1
One of the most amazing features of Twitter is tracking instantaneous reactions to big events, which, as crazy as it sounds, was LeBron James playing the entire fourth quarter and overtime of Game 6 without his trademark headband.
It sounds silly, but this is what we do on social media...