The Early Lead: NBA finals


Posted at 03:06 PM ET, 06/19/2013

LeBron James: Headband will return in Game 7

It's a matter of superstition for the Heat's superstar. Unless it doesn't work.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:06 PM ET, 06/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  LeBron James, Miami Heat, NBA, NBA finals

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 06/19/2013

Miami Heat fans leave early, making a huge mistake in Game 6

It turns out the fat lady hadn't sung yet. Chances are they'll stick around for Game 7.

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Tags:  Miami Heat, NBA finals, San Antonio Spurs

Posted at 03:28 PM ET, 06/17/2013

Jay-Z is real star of NBA Finals (video)

Documentary commercial for new album steals the show.

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Posted at 05:19 PM ET, 06/13/2013

Young national anthem singer answers racist taunts (video)

Sebastien De La Cruz faced social media insults about his nationality after singing before the NBA finals Game 3.

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Posted at 07:58 AM ET, 06/10/2013

Miami Heat get lift in Game 2 win from 12-year-old anthem singer (video)

Julia Dale has been a good-luck charm, although she's only 1-1 in the finals.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:58 AM ET, 06/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Miami Heat, NBA finals, San Antonio Spurs