Spurs Move On To NBA Finals

The Spurs are heading back to the NBA Finals. Boris Diaw was the surprising hero, leading the Spurs with 26 points off the bench to guide them to a 112-107 overtime win over the Thunder in Game Six of the Western Conference Finals at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Tim Duncan scored 19 points and grabbed 15 rebounds while Kawhi Leonard added 17 points and 11 boards. Manu Ginobili chipped in with 15 for San Antonio, which will play Game One of the NBA Finals against the Heat on Thursday. The Spurs were without Tony Parker in the second half due to his ankle injury. Russell Westbrook led the Thunder with 34 points. Kevin Durant scored 31 points and snagged 14 rebounds while Reggie Jackson added 21 points for Oklahoma City.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 10 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Senior Running Back Jared Rennick. He carried the ball 19 times for 197 yards and two touchdowns in Friday's 34-12 win over St. Clair. Jared also wrestles and he is a good student with a 3.0 GPA. His favorite football team other than the Blue Jays is the Missouri Tigers.
Favorite Subject: History

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 5 days ago

August 9, 2014, will forever be marked in the history books as the date Michael Brown was shot by a Ferguson police officer.

It is the aftermath of that event, however, which history will forever remember. The protesters, the looters, the agitators, the Hands Up Don't Shoot movement, the dramatic announcement of the grand jury, the buildings up in flames. In the process, the community and image of Ferguson was destroyed.

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SPORTS CORNER

1 day 10 hours ago

Kelby Tomlinson connected with the walk-off RBI-single to lift the Giants over the Cardinals, 5-4, at AT&T Park. Marlon Byrd gave San Francisco an early lead with his eighth career grand slam in the third inning. Javier Lopez picked up the win in relief as the Giants won their third straight game. Stephen Piscotty had a two-run double for St. Louis and Yadier Molina chipped in an RBI-single in defeat.