LeBron's Cramps Sink Heat In Game One

The Spurs finally found a way to slow down LeBron James. The air conditioning was broken during Game One of the NBA Finals at the AT&T Center, and the Spurs pulled out a 110-95 win over the Miami Heat. San Antonio closed the game on a 31-9 run and outscored the Heat 16-3 when James left the game for good with cramps with 3:59 left in the fourth quarter. Tim Duncan posted 21 points and 10 rebounds, while Tony Parker chipped in with 19 points and eight assists. Manu Ginobili put up a double-double with 16 points and 11 assists. Danny Green led the charge during the Spurs' huge fourth quarter, scoring 11 of his 13 points. LeBron posted 25 points and six rebounds, but only played 33 minutes. He had been averaging slightly over 38 minutes in the postseason. Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade combined to score 27 points. Game Two is Sunday night in San Antonio.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 8 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Garrett Leimkuehler, Sophomore Quarterback for the Hermann Bearcats. Garrett has completed 58% of his passes, 22 of 38 for 441 yards, six touchdowns and two interceptions. He has also carried the ball 36 times for 371 yards for 13 touchdowns and he is averaging more than 10 yards per carry.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 3 days ago

On Saturday, September 6, our family lost a dear friend to a car accident. Listeners know her as Lexi the Impulse Puppy. It surprised us a bit just how much the loss struck us--a tribute to just how much that dog loved us--and just how much we loved that dog. Dogs are not the same as people, but they certainly tap into the very best of us.

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IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am
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SPORTS CORNER

7 hours 3 min ago

St. Clair at Union in the KLPW-AM 1220 broadcast game. Kickoff 7:00, Pigskin Preview 6:05 on KLPW.
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