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A look at the summer of 2017 in sports

A look at the summer of 2017 in sports

Zach Truesdale

August 22, 2017

For the summer of 2017, the word exciting is not powerful enough to explain what has happened over the past few months in the sports world. Blockbuster trades, feuds, broken records, new deals and of course championships have taken place. This year’s Wimbledon champions were Garbiñe...

Spurs take commanding 3-0 lead in series

April 27, 2013

NBAE/Getty Images The San Antonio Spurs entered Game 3 against the Los Angeles Lakers with a 2-0 lead on April 27. By the time the final horn rang out, the Spurs had a commanding 3-0 lead on the Lakers. The Spurs beat the Lakers, 120-89. The 31-point loss represents the Lakers worst h...

Deja Vu in Game 2 as Spurs beat Lakers 102-91

April 24, 2013

NBAE/Getty Images Photo Credit: NBAE/Getty Images There was a battle in the AT&T Center on April 24, but not between the Spurs and the Lakers. Instead, the battle was between Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili for best Spurs guard to overcome late season inures and to punish the Los Ang...