Miami Heat's LeBron James (6) calls a play as Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra looks on during the first half in Game 7 of the NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs, Thursday, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
The Miami Heat's LeBron James smiles during a post game news conference following Game 7 of the NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs, Friday, in Miami. The Miami Heat defeated the San Antonio Spurs 95-88 to win their second straight NBA championship. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
Akron cannot independently confirm FirstMerit Corp. fulfilled its 2013 promise to provide 150 new jobs in Akron in exchange for millions of dollars of upgrades to its aging plaza, but a city official said he has no reason to doubt the bank’s word.