Heat Drop Pacers, Advance To Finals

Chris Bosh posted 25 points and eight rebounds to guide the Heat to a 117-92 win over the Pacers in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Finals from Miami. It's the Heat's fourth straight trip to the NBA Finals, and they are looking for their third straight NBA championship. LeBron James also had 25 points in the win. Miami will play San Antonio or Oklahoma City in the Finals. Paul George had 29 points and eight rebounds for Indiana. David West chipped in with 16 points in the season-ending loss. This is the third straight season the Pacers have been knocked out by the Heat.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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CLICK THE ABOVE LINK TO HEAR OFF THE CUFF: ON DEMAND.

Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

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SPORTS CORNER

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Cardinals slugger Matt Holliday is unfortunately dealing with a familiar injury. Holliday had to leave last night's loss to the Reds due to a right quad strain. He missed 31 games earlier in the season with the same injury.