1. It hasn’t been any secret that LeBron could win this year, so Nike took a chance and made a commercial in advance.
Showing a ringmaker who waits LeBron’s entire career to make his ring, the commercial is pretty effective — it gets at the attention that’s been on him since high school, how close he’s come before, and the sense of relief that this championship gives him.
- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Cuba later this summer for the opening of a U.S. embassy there.
- Nicholas Winton, who saved more than 650 Jewish children from the Holocaust, died at 106.