Spurs Rock Heat In Game Four Of NBA Finals

The Spurs cruised to a 107-86 win over the Heat in Game Four of the NBA Finals at AmericanAirlines Arena behind 20 points, 14 rebounds, three steals and three blocks from Kawhi Leonard. Boris Diaw filled up the stat sheet with eight points, nine boards and nine assists as San Antonio took a commanding 3-1 lead over the Heat. Tony Parker added 19 points, while Tim Duncan posted 10 points and 11 boards in the victory. LeBron James showed up for the Heat, but he didn't get much help from his teammates. James dropped in 28 points on 10-of-17 shooting with eight rebounds. Dwyane Wade shot 3-of-13 from the field and 4-of-8 from the line on his way to 10 points. The rest of Miami's starting lineup besides James scored 28 points, the same amount as LeBron. San Antonio can close out the series in Game Five at home on Sunday.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 10 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

6 hours 42 min ago

Class 3, 4 and 5 State Championship Track and Field is scheduled today and tomorrow at Lincoln University in Jefferson City. Several local athletes have qualified.

Class 4-Allison Hinson of St. Clair won state in the Shot Put this morning with a distance of 47-feet-3.75-inches.