Fifty years ago, the city’s three major league teams — the Colts, Bullets and Orioles — all strode into the post-season with title aspirations. Yet that trio, favorites all, fell flat on their collective keisters to teams from — dare we say it? — New York.
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LeBron James believes Rockets GM Daryl Morey “was either misinformed or not really educated on the situation” and the potential consequences when he tweeted in support of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests.
Elena Delle Donne put forth a gutsy effort, playing through a back injury, and Washington Mystics beat the Connecticut Sun, 94-81, on Sunday and move within a victory of winning the franchise’s first title.
Jonquel Jones scored 32 points and grabbed 18 rebounds, and the Connecticut Sun took advantage of Elena Delle Donne's early injury exit to defeat the Washington Mystics 99-87 in Game 2 of the WNBA Finals and even the series. Alyssa Thomas added 21 points.