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Spurs win NBA title


June 27, 2005 | Dick's Stock Watch provides a fast-glance review of the past week in the world of sports, charting whose stock is up and whose is down

San Antonio Spurs — The Spurs won the NBA championship by beating the Detroit Pistons in seven games. it is the third title in seven years for the Spurs.

Boston Red Sox — The Red Sox have won seven in a row to take the lead in the AL East. Manny Ramirez has been on fire.

Atlanta Braves — The Braves swept the Baltimore Orioles. Andruw Jones has also been hot; he leads the majors with 24 home runs.

Birdie Kim — The golfer holed out a 30-foot bunker shot to win the U.S. Women's Open championship.

Texas baseball — The University of Texas won the College World Series by sweeping the University of Florida.

Milwaukee Bucks — The Bucks fired coach Terry Porter just days before the NBA draft.

Los Angeles Dodgers — The Dodgers have really fallen, losing 11 of their last 13 games.

Baltimore Orioles — The Orioles have lost six of their last seven.

Rafael Nadal — The tennis star went from winning the French Open to a second-round loss at Wimbledon.

Braden Looper — The New York Mets' closer blew a save against the New York Yankees on Sunday after walking the leadoff man in the ninth.

Dick Vitale coached the Pistons and the University of Detroit before broadcasting ESPN's first college basketball game in December 1979. Send him a question for possible use on ESPNEWS.

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