United States' Jermaine Jones, center, celebrates scoring his side's first goal during the group G World Cup soccer match between the USA and Portugal at the Arena da Amazonia in Manaus, Brazil, Sunday, June 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)

US-Portugal game scores viewership goal

The Nielsen company said that Sunday’s gripping game was seen by an average of 24.7 million viewers on ESPN and Univision. That matches it w…

Miami Heat forward LeBron James (6) listens to a questions during the post-game news conference following Game 6 in the NBA basketball playoffs Eastern Conference finals, Saturday, May 31, 2014, in Miami.The Miami Heat defeated the Indiana Pacers 117-92 to advance to the NBA finals. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

AP source: LeBron will become free agent

A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that LeBron James has decided to opt out of the final two years of his contr…

United States' Jermaine Jones, center, celebrates scoring his side's first goal during the group G World Cup soccer match between the USA and Portugal at the Arena da Amazonia in Manaus, Brazil, Sunday, June 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)

Scenarios in Group G of the World Cup

The United States and Germany both have four points and are atop Group G over Ghana and Portugal who have one point each. In the group stage…