THIS DAY IN SPORTS-Out of Control

NEW YORK TIMES-1997 It got wild in Miami tonight. And suddenly, a series that the Knicks looked as though they controlled had spun out of control. A melee with less than two minutes left in the game turned a 96‚81 Miami victory into a controversy. There will be fines....

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THIS DAY IN SPORTS-1985..Luck of the Draw

NEW YORK TIMES NEW YORK-Until today, Dave DeBusschere had never won anything in a drawing. "At least nothing big," he would recall. "I think I got a set of club head covers at a golf tournament once, that's all." And when he arrived at the Starlight Room of the...

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THIS DAY IN SPORTS-Winning Looked Easy

NEW YORK TIMES-1969 INGLEWOOD, Calif.-In a game whose complexion shifted more wildly than a schizophrenic chameleon, the Boston Celtics added another championship to their collection by beating the Los Angeles Lakers tonight, 108‚106, in the seventh and deciding...

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Cavs Thrash Raptors, Take 2-0 Series Edge

CAVS RELEASE After stumbling over the last week of the regular season and working out the kinks through a four-game sweep over Indy, the defending World Champs are hitting on all cylinders through the first two games of the Eastern Conference Semis – demolishing the...

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Warriors Handle Jazz in Game One

WARRIORS RELEASE The Warriors took a 1-0 series lead in the Western Conference Semifinals after defeating the Jazz 106-94 in Game 1 on Tuesday night. Golden State never trailed in the contest, as Stephen Curry led all scorers with 22 points. Draymond Green and Kevin...

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CELTICS BEAT WIZARDS..GO UP 2-0

BOSTON PRESS RELEASE BOSTON – Isaiah Thomas has been etching his name in Celtics history books all season long. He did it again Tuesday night while winning an epic, postseason point guard battle. Wizards guard John Wall tallied 40 points and 13 assists during the Game...

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