“Parker’s prints all over this victory,” the headline screams over a large photo of point guard Tony Parker leading San Antonio to another playoff win. This month is crammed with the exploits of Parker, Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili and the deeply talented Spurs, who bring the No. 1 seed in the West into the NBA postseason. They sweep the Jazz and the Clippers, win 10 playoff games in a row and exit May with a 2-0 lead on the Thunder.
■ Oklahoma City sweeps defending champion Dallas out of the NBA playoffs in the first round.
■ I’ll Have Another captures the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness.
■ Josh Hamilton hits four home runs in one game for the Rangers.
■ For the first time in 14 years, Texas misses the cut for the NCAA baseball tournament.
■ The Big 12 hires Stanford athletic director Bob Bowlsby as its new commissioner.
■ Texas State announces it will leave the shaky WAC after one year to join the Sun Belt.