LeBron James, Cavs shock world, now get ready to party

LeBron James was at the interview podium late Sunday night at Oakland’s Oracle Arena talking about theCavaliers’ upcoming victory parade, when he said, “Oh, my goodness, it’s going to be probably one of the biggest parties …”

Then the astute and in-tune 31-year old caught himself.

“I’m sorry,” he said. “One of? It’s going to be the biggest party that Cleveland has ever seen, ever.”

That parade will take place Wednesday.

  • Written by Rick Noland - The Chronicle-Telegram

Off the plane but still sky-high, LeBron brings title home

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James stepped off the plane and into a blizzard of red-and-gold confetti before hoisting the Larry O'Brien trophy. It gleamed in the bright summer sun, a symbol of hope and history.

  • Written by TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer

WNBA undefeated: Lynx host Sparks for 20th anniversary game

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When the Minnesota Lynx visit the Los Angeles Sparks on Tuesday, it will be just another regular-season game for two undefeated teams with championship aspirations.

  • Written by JON KRAWCZYNSKI, AP Basketball Writer

DA declines to prosecute arrested Alabama players

MONROE, La. (AP) — The district attorney's office has decided not to prosecute Alabama offensive lineman Cam Robinson and reserve defensive back Laurence "Hootie" Jones on drug and weapons charges, with the district attorney saying he didn't want to "ruin the lives" of the two football players.