CLEVELAND (AP) - LeBron James hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer, giving Cleveland a 98-95 win in Game 5 over the Indiana Pacers and giving the Cavaliers a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference playoff series. Moments before James' shot, he blocked Victor Oladipo's driving layup on a play the Pacers thought was goal tending. The Cavs can close out the series with a win in Game 6 on Friday night.
CLEVELAND (AP) - The Indiana Pacers felt like they got cheated in the final seconds of Game 5. TV replays appeared to show LeBron James blocked Victor Oladipo's shot after it hit the backboard, which would have been goaltending. However, nothing was called and James made a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give Cleveland a 98-95 win and 3-2 lead in the series.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The Commission on College Basketball danced around whether college athletes should be able to cash in on their names, images and likenesses. But Condoleezza Rice's remarks to the NCAA suggest she thinks it is good idea. The commission said it wanted the issue of whether college athletes should be allowed to profit off their fame to be sorted out in the courts before the NCAA looked at new standards. But Rice says even she has a tough time understanding what is and is not allowed.
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