SPORTS NEWS

Miami to cover Green ... now

Column: RICK SOLEM
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It’s all over.

The San Antonio run to a fifth NBA Championship since 1999 ends tonight.

It’s Game 6. The Spurs have a 3-2 series lead over the Miami Heat. And Danny Green was on his way to being the Finals MVP, mainly because he’s currently 25-for-38 from beyond the arc, but not anymore. None of that matters now. Now that Chris Bosh has spoken.

"He has a knack for shooting, but he won't be open tonight," Bosh said Tuesday. "We'll see how he shoots with somebody always on him."

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Milwaukee rejoice: Monta's leaving

Column: RICK SOLEM
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It appears to be a sad day in Milwaukee.

Shooting guard Monta Ellis opted out of his one-year, $11 million player option and declined the Milwaukee Bucks three-year, $36 million offer to test free agency.

Appearances can be deceiving.

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QB O'Brien leaves Badgers

By RICK SOLEM
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Danny O'Brien has left the University of Wisconsin football team.

Just a year after transferring from Maryland to Wisconsin, O'Brien won't be back, buried on this year's depth chart.

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Westby title did in by one mistake

By RICK SOLEM
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GRAND CHUTE, Wis. – The game was in hand. A state championship was in sight.

And then it all slipped away.

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MN State Track: Gibson medals thrice

By RICK SOLEM
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Taylor Gibson’s career at La Crescent High School ended strong.

Gibson finished with a second and a pair of thirds at the Class A MSHSL track and field championships last weekend at Hamline University.

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