In one of the most dominant NBA Finals series, the San Antonio Spurs cruised to their fifth title, dethroning the defending champion Miami Heat in five games.
Down 3-1 in the NBA Finals to the San Antonio Spurs, the Miami Heat’s star LeBron James is trying to rally his teammates by telling them: “Why not us?”
Jesse Hahn threw one-hit ball for six innings and added a hit as the San Diego Padres stopped a five-game losing streak, beating the New York Mets 5-0.
The lights went out in the Oakland Coliseum – and in Yankee bats – as the A’s rolled over New York 5-1 on June 14 and return to winning ways.
Bartolo Colon pitched four-hit ball into the eighth inning as the New York Mets turned to their older players in a 6-2 over the San Diego Padres on June 13.
David Phelps tossed two-hit ball into the seventh inning, leading the Yankees past the Oakland Athletics 7-0 on June 13 for their fourth straight victory.
Chuck Noll, the Hall of Fame coach who won a record four Super Bowl titles with the Pittsburgh Steelers, died June 13 at his home. He was 82.
Alec Martinez’s rebound shot off the pads of Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist in the second overtime gave the Los Angeles Kings a 3-2 and the Stanley Cup.
Jonathan Lucroy hit a tie-breaking homer off Torres in a four-run 13th inning, and the Milwaukee Brewers outlasted the Mets 5-1 on June 12.
Derek Jeter had a memorable final regular season appearance in Seattle, powering the Yankees to a 6-3 win and three-game sweep.