Cleveland Cavaliers newcomer Kyle Korver connected on two free throws with 19 seconds left in Game 4 of the series-clinching win over the Indiana Pacers. It gave the Cavaliers a three-point lead, 105-102, before one final free throw by LeBron James sealed it. In Game 2 of the first-round series, Korver scored 12 points on four three-pointers in five attempts. On a championship caliber team, the former Creighton Bluejays standout is entering unexplored territory in his basketball career.
There’s a tradition wintertime link between Kansas City and the Phoenix, Arizona, area when all the snowbirds head to the desert for baseball’s spring training. But on this night in January, there’s a huge, historical link between the two cities for the NBA matchup between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Phoenix Suns as covered in this piece for KCUR. Link to full story and audio Continue reading Phoenix and Kansas City Linked for Sunday Night NBA Game
By Greg Echlin
If only Bob Boozer could have made it this year to hear his name mentioned with Dominique Wilkins, Jamaal Wilkes and Mark Aguirre among others in the 2016 class of the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame, he would have basked in the moment. Continue reading Bob Boozer Remembered at College Basketball Hall of Fame Celebration