Quite a change since 2014; Cavs meet Hawks in East finals

In this May 10, 2015, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James, second from left, hugs teammate J.R. Smith, as they celebrate beating the Chicago Bulls in Game 4 of the conference semifinals in the NBA playoffs in Chicago. From left are Tristan Thompson, James, Smith, Matthew Dellavedova, and Kyrie Irving, right.  J.R. Smith, the enigmatic shooting guard, who came to the Cavaliers with the reputation of being diffcult, has found a new home in Cleveland and he's relishing the chance to be part of a team moving toward an NBA title. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

ATLANTA (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers could only watch enviously as LeBron James tried to steer Miami to another NBA title.

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Column: Phelps should be at world championships this summer

Michael Phelps swims the 100 butterfly in a preliminary race at the Arena Pro Swim Series meet in Charlotte, N.C, Friday, May 15, 2015. Phelps qualified fourth with a time of 53.51. (AP Photo/Nell Redmond)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — When the world’s top swimmers head to Russia this summer for the biggest meet outside the Olympics, one important name will be missing from the U.S. team.

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