Sports

Spurs 113, Heat 77: A vulgar display of power

As Cornbread Maxwell noted after Boston destroyed the Lakers in Game 1 of the 1985 Finals, basketball isn’t backgammon. You don’t get extra credit for margin of victory.

Astros take Appel with #1 pick

The Astros selected Mark Appel with the No. 1 overall pick in Thursday’s 2013 MLB amateur draft.

Rangers pick three players on first day of draft

The Texas Rangers selected three players on Day 1 of the 2013 Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft.

Texans honor fallen Houston firefighters

The Houston Chronicle covers the Texans. The team had donated to the Survivors Fund. http://blog.chron.com/ultimatetexans/2013/06/texans-donate-25000-to-fire....  

Rangers' Mitch Moreland to have MRI on right hamstring

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram covers the Texas Rangers. Mitch Moreland got hurt last night.

Pump Jacks finish sweep of Acadiana

The Longview News-Journal covers the East Texas Pump Jacks. Here's the latest from Jimmy Carter.

Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens visit White House

The 2013 Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens took to the streets of Washington D.C., on Wednesday.

James presents far greater challenge than 2007

Fate has brought the Spurs and LeBron James together in the Finals once more, and the circumstances couldn’t be any more tantalizing.

Texans LT has ankle surgery

Texans left tackle Duane Brown is having surgery this morning to shave a bone spur in one of his ankles. Worst case scenario, the surgery will take Brown about a month to heal from.

Pump Jacks win home opener

JJ Robinson drove in the tying run and scored the go-ahead run in the bottom of the eighth inning, and Dillon Moritz mowed down the top of the Cane Cutters’ batting order in the ninth as East Texas rallied for a 5-4 Texas Collegiate Leagu