Thursday Sports in Brief | AP News

NBA SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Klay Thompson shimmied his way to 32 points and the Golden State Warriors advanced to their sixth NBA Finals in the past eight seasons by beating the Dallas Mavericks 120-110 in Game 5 of the Western Conference finals on Thursday night. Thompson scored 19 points in the first half, including … Read more

Thursday Sports in Brief | AP News

NBA SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Klay Thompson shimmied his way to 32 points and the Golden State Warriors advanced to their sixth NBA Finals in the past eight seasons by beating the Dallas Mavericks 120-110 in Game 5 of the Western Conference finals on Thursday night. Thompson scored 19 points in the first half, including … Read more

AAPI Sports and Culture Symposium highlights representation

It was the early 2000s when Korean-American sportswriter Joon Lee first saw Japanese outfielder Hideki Matsui on the cover of Sports Illustrated for Kids. To Lee, the representation of the Asian community on the cover helped fuel his passion to someday work in sports. Lee’s aspiration was met by several stereotypical responses, such as, “You … Read more

MLB’s Biggest Untold Story Is Its Mass Appeal For Advertisers On Regional Sports Networks

Major League Baseball is vastly popular with advertisers on regional sports networks. (Photo by Rob … [+] Carr / Getty Images) Getty Images For years, the pundits of Major League Baseball have said that the decline in national ratings and viewership shows that the league is “dying” with fans. But upon closer inspection, the league … Read more