Stories tagged: heat
SUNDAY, JUNE 1, 2014, 8:37 P.M.
James, Duncan square off again
Over the last 10 seasons, only one NBA player has been part of more wins than LeBron James. His name is Tim Duncan.
THURSDAY, AUG. 8, 2013
Extreme heat, cold felt around world in July
July was the driest in history at the Spokane International Airport as only a trace amount of moisture was recorded. The normal precipitation for July is 0.64 inches. The average …
THURSDAY, JULY 25, 2013, 7:09 A.M.
Washington heat to ease this weekend
SPOKANE — More hot weather is forecast through Friday across Washington, but the National Weather Service says temperatures should ease back toward normal this weekend.
THURSDAY, JULY 25, 2013
Heat not excessive by historical standards
July has certainly been very warm across the Inland Northwest. In addition to the heat, the Spokane International Airport has seen only traces of precipitation. However, just about 40 miles …
SUNDAY, JULY 21, 2013
Hot nights in Northwest becoming more common, study finds
SEATTLE – Most Northwest heat waves are bearable, thanks to the cool breezes that blow in at night. But according to a new analysis from the University of Washington, hot …
THURSDAY, JULY 18, 2013
Weather: ‘Heat bursts’ radically change temperature in moments
On June 11, there was a rare 26-degree “heat burst” at Grand Island, Neb. The temperature at 2:53 a.m. was 73 degrees, but skyrocketed to 99 degrees at 5:10 a.m., …
TUESDAY, JULY 2, 2013
Shaking off the heat
As temperatures soared to near the century mark on Monday, people in and around Spokane turned to a time-honored tradition for beating the heat: They got all wet. Monday’s official …
THURSDAY, JUNE 20, 2013, 9:01 P.M.
Twice as nice for the Heat
MIAMI — LeBron James had 37 points and 12 rebounds and the Miami Heat repeated as champions with a 95-88 victory over the San Antonio Spurs in Game 7 of …
TUESDAY, JUNE 18, 2013
International approach pays off
SAN ANTONIO – The Spurs have long been the NBA’s gold standard when it comes to drafting and development, preferring to roll up their sleeves and scour the globe to …
MONDAY, JUNE 17, 2013
Heat struggled at quarters’ end
SAN ANTONIO – Until Tuesday night, the Miami Heat will be lamenting 8 bad minutes. Eight very bad minutes, actually.
SUNDAY, JUNE 16, 2013
Miami seeks modest win streak
SAN ANTONIO – It was the compelling story of the NBA regular season, the Miami Heat making their run at the league-record mark of 33 consecutive victories. They fell six …
THURSDAY, JUNE 13, 2013, 10:50 P.M.
Big Three deliver as Heat even series
Riding big performances from LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh, the Heat tied the NBA Finals with a 109-93 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Thursday night in …
THURSDAY, JUNE 13, 2013
James, Wade ready to lift Heat
SAN ANTONIO – Game 4 of the NBA Finals will tell more about the Miami Heat than a 66-win regular season ever could. Any questions about LeBron James and the …
SUNDAY, JUNE 9, 2013, 10 P.M.
Heat turn it up in Game 2
Mario Chalmers led the charge, LeBron James broke out to finish it with a flurry and the Miami Heat used a 33-5 run to rout the San Antonio Spurs 103-84 …
THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 2013, 10:33 P.M.
Spurs bank on Parker for Game 1 win
Tim Duncan overcame a slow start to finish with 20 points and 14 rebounds, Tony Parker banked in a desperation jumper on a broken play with 5.2 seconds left and …
TUESDAY, JUNE 4, 2013
Heat blow out Pacers, return to NBA Finals
MIAMI – Their season, their legacy, their reign atop the NBA was all at stake, and the Miami Heat responded in a manner befitting defending champions – with a blowout. …
MONDAY, MAY 27, 2013
Strategy pays off for Heat
INDIANAPOLIS – Miami put LeBron James right in the middle of the action Sunday night, and this time, the Indiana Pacers didn’t have an answer for him or his Miami …
FRIDAY, MAY 24, 2013
Best bet on the Tube
For as intense and down-to-the-wire as Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals was, the Indiana Pacers and Miami Heat shared the same thought on Thursday. In their minds, today’s …
MONDAY, MAY 20, 2013
Heat, Pacers prepare for another battle
MIAMI — A year ago when Miami and Indiana faced off in the postseason, there were blood-drawing hits, flagrant fouls, technical fouls, choke signs being directed toward LeBron James and …
MONDAY, JAN. 28, 2013
Celtics’ Rondo out for season with torn ACL
BOSTON – Paul Pierce sank the big basket in the Celtics double-overtime win over the NBA champions. Then he learned that star point guard Rajon Rondo would miss the rest …
TUESDAY, OCT. 30, 2012
Miami picked to win
Never mind that the Los Angeles Lakers added Dwight Howard and Steve Nash in the offseason, the majority of NBA general managers still believe the Miami Heat will raise the …
THURSDAY, AUG. 9, 2012
Extreme weather creating headaches throughout globe
Last week I mentioned that evidence suggests that we’re in a global cycle of wide weather extremes that’s been the strongest such cycle in more than 1,000 years. Based on …
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 8, 2012, NOON
Ouch! July in US was hottest ever on record
WASHINGTON - This probably comes as no surprise: Federal scientists say July was the hottest month ever recorded in the Lower 48 states, breaking a record set during the Dust …
FRIDAY, JULY 6, 2012
NBA champion Heat make pitch to Allen
MIAMI – Ray Allen seems to be taking a serious look at joining the NBA champion Miami Heat. A person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press that the …
MONDAY, JULY 2, 2012, 11:06 A.M.
At least 22 dead after storms cut power in East
WASHINGTON — Millions of people in a swath of states along the East Coast and farther west went into a third sweltering day without power today after a round of …
SUNDAY, JUNE 17, 2012, 9:28 P.M.
James leads Heat to Game 3 victory
LeBron James scored 29 points and had 14 rebounds, and the Miami Heat rallied from a 10-point second-half deficit to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 91-85 in Game 3 of …
THURSDAY, JUNE 14, 2012, 9:13 P.M.
James scores 32 points at Heat tie Finals
OKLAHOMA CITY — LeBron James asked for help, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh provided it.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13, 2012
Durant delivers as Thunder win Game 1 of finals
OKLAHOMA CITY – Kevin Durant delivered the fourth quarter LeBron James never could last year. So forget those NBA finals jitters at the start. Durant and the young Thunder showed …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13, 2012
Heat’s James needs assistance from other big two
OKLAHOMA CITY – LeBron James put up the kind of point total he never had in the NBA finals before, and it still wasn’t enough. It will take more from …
TUESDAY, MAY 29, 2012
Heat too much for Celtics in series opener
NBA: A big early Miami lead was wasted. Once the Heat took control again, they simply ran away from the Boston Celtics. And the NBA finals are now three wins …