Game 2 Highlights, Adios Amigo Airsho, and Other Top Stories from Team 600 Last Week
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Here are my top 5 posts on 600 ESPN.com right now. Click on each of the headlines to read the full story at 600 ESPN El Paso.
For months, it has been reported that the 2013 Amigo Airsho was in jeopardy. Federal budget cuts caused by the sequestration caused Fort Bliss to cancel their sponsorship at Biggs Army Airfield, home to one of El Paso’s signature 2-day events since 1981.
The Chicago Blackhawks defeated the defending champion Los Angeles Kings to win the Western Conference Championship.
The Blackhawks will host the Boston Bruins at the United Center on Wednesday night in game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals. The intriguing match up marks the first time since 1979 when the Montreal Canadians met the New York Rangers in the Finals that 2 of the original six teams will face one another for Lord Stanley’s Cup.
You hear that? That’s the sound of LeBron James ripping down the poster of Tiago Splitter dunking over him in Game 2 of the NBA Finals and stapling up one of his own.
San Antonio’s Splitter was all set to posterize LeBron after a sweet feed from Tony Parker at the top of the key when something odd happened. LeBron reverse-posterized Splitter instead with an incredible block!
Another MMA fighter is leaving the Octagon in favor of pro wrestlings’ squared circle (and a circular cage, too). Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson, former UFC Light Heavyweight champion, has signed with TNA Wrestling and Bellator MMA.
Check out this great video that features the best plays from Game 2 of the 2013 NBA Finals that was filmed with the slow motion Phantom Camera.