Game 6 is set for Thursday night and ESPN has brought on TNT’s Craig Sager to serve as a sideline reporter for the contest ... Andrew Bogut, however, will not be participating, as a knee injury will keep him out of the remainder of the Finals ... The other 28 teams are preparing for the draft and you can too with the SI mock draft ... Early draft day trade rumors seem to be centering on Jimmy Butler, who has drawn interest from the Timberwolves and Celtics.
Mark Cuban & the Robo-Refs
Sports Illustrated’s new Tech & Media page launched today with a story about Mavericks owner Mark Cuban and his wish to move the task of foul calling into the more objective hands of computers. This is how SkyNet started.
Victory is Spelled J-O-N-E-S
P.M. Lovely Lady of the Day
Angela Ruiz is your Wednesday P.M. lovely lady. Ruiz recently stopped by SI for a swimsuit casting call, during which she talked about her love of horseback riding. (Click here for full-size gallery.)
Crying Jordan on Vinyl
This is Your Brain on Wrestling
Sad Russian Luigi
Best Fans in Baseball
The Melancholy Tim
Odds & Ends
A German soccer team had an employee don a mask and pose as the manager ... You can now buy a nice cold can of pickle juice, if you are so inclined ... There is a GoFundMe page attempting to bribe Kevin Love into sitting out Game 6 ... Your job may be annoying, but at least it doesn’t give you diarrhea ... Enjoy Paul Pogba’s hair ... Gallery: The Day in Sports (June 15).
Haters Got No Faith
Meet Paul George's Puppy, Kobe
When Crowds are Fun
A mass of Ireland supporters turned a Frenchman on his balcony into a superstar
When Crowds are Awful
Police used tear gas and batons to disperse less cheerful fans of England, Wales and Russia.