Cool Hand Lue: Cavs coach keeps NBA champs calm amid chaos

CLEVELAND (AP) — Moments after the Eastern Conference championship banner was raised by the Cavaliers for the third straight time and the obligatory postgame interviews ended, Tyronn Lue slipped quietly away.

  • Written by TOM WITHERS , AP Sports Writer

Warriors and Cavs benefit from rest, NBA tries to reduce it

In bulldozing their respective conferences through the first three rounds of the postseason, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors each earned an extended rest before their highly anticipated showdown in the NBA Finals begins on Thursday.

  • Written by JON KRAWCZYNSKI , AP Basketball Writer

Woods found asleep at the wheel, no alcohol in his system


Police found Tiger Woods asleep at the wheel on the side of a six-lane Florida road in the dark of morning, the engine running and his right blinker flashing. His speech was slow and slurred, though there was no alcohol in his system and he didn't know how far away he was from home.

  • Written by DOUG FERGUSON , AP Golf Writer