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.