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Better NBA player? Boxing’s biggest name is going to take the two-ring winner over the six-time champ — and, what the heck, he may even pick Kevin Durant over both of them. Floyd Mayweather Jr. went on ESPN Chicago radio on Wednesday to promote his Sept. 14 fight with Canelo Alvarez, and he was asked to weigh in on the LBJ-MJ debate of who is the better player. Mayweather went with the current title-holder. “Who’s a better player between LeBron James and Michael Jordan? I would say LeBron James,” Mayweather said. “And I’m from the Michael Jordan era. I’m 36 years old.” Mayweather did make some disclaimers. He said his decision wasn’t based on titles, as Bill Russell has 11 of those. He also said dunks weren’t the ruling criteria for him. “Really, when we’re talking about who’s the best basketball player, it’s just an opinion,” he said. “Do I love Michael Jordan? Absolutely. But in this era, it’s more than just one. It’s an argument. You’ve got Kevin Durant, who some day

Video: LeBron James talks back-to-back titles & more

He is the reigning NBA MVP and now a two-time champion. Miami's LeBron James captured title No. 2 in dramatic fashion by beating the Spurs in a Game 7 in the NBA Finals. Not only did he add more hardware to his collection by securing the Finals MVP trophy, he silenced the naysayers and proved he just might be the best player in the NBA. James sat down with NBA TV to talk...

LeBron James Animated Championship Edition Harlem Shake (Video)

We can all agree that the Harlem Shake is dead and buried, but With their NBA Finals victory, the Miami Heat’s version is getting a little more run. At the championship celebration (you can see our coverage of the event right here) several players made mention of it, with Shane Battier’s “Horsetronaut” making an appearance and LeBron James dancing on stage to end the celebration...

Brooklyn’s Barclays Center Interested In Hosting Floyd Mayweather Fight

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has fans all over the country, and many people would love to see the pound for pound king fight on the east coast sometimes. After getting a standing ovation while sitting ringside for Broner vs Malignaggi, is reporting that the Barclay Center is showing strong interest in hosting one of Floyd Mayweather’s final four bouts. During the Broner vs Malignaggi...

LeBron James’ Male Pattern Baldness Covers The New Sports Illustrated

Remember the glory days of hating LeBron James?Right about the time he took his talents to South Beach, hating LeBron was the easiest thing ever. He was disloyal, Delonte West was banging his mom, he was boasting about championships he hadn’t won yet and losing every championship series he played in, and his headband was inching back farther and farther every season to cover his...

Floyd Mayweather vs. Saul “Canelo” Alvarez- full press conference video

Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez are out the gates and running as yesterday in Times Square, New York marked the start of a unprecedented mega press tour to promote their super fight on September 14th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, NV. Mayweather and Canelo were respectful and cordial as we did not get much of anything new from them. It literally felt like we had...

LeBron tweets evidence he's a Blackhawks fan

Only hours after celebrating his own championship, LeBron James congratulated a fellow champion, Chicago Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane. The Miami Heat superstar saluted Kane and his favorite hockey team by Tweeting out a photo of a customized Blackhawks jersey with his name and number “6″ on the back. I guess the customized jersey wasn’t made in the final minutes of Game...

LeBron: Keeping Big Three Intact Is 'Ultimate Finish'

LeBron James has made it clear that he will not contemplate free agency of 2014 now, but the Miami Heat forward was adamant maintaining the team's current big three -- along with Pat Riley and Erik Spoelstra -- is critical. “That’s the goal," James said on Tuesday. "That’s the ultimate finish. We all hope that can happen, obviously, to be able to have success...

2013 NBA playoffs: what we learned

Unfortunately the NBA season has to come to an end. It ended with the Miami Heat securing another championship banner and LeBron James putting forth a historically ascendant effort. James averaged 25.9 points, 8.4 rebounds and 6.6 assists per game in the 2013 NBA playoffs, amassing a colossal efficiency rating of 29.17. The end of the finals instantly sparked the tireless discussion...

LeBron graces 20th Sports Illustrated cover, compare it to Jordan’s 20th

Miami Heat superstar LeBron James graces his 20th Sports Illustrated cover. He no longer shies away from Michael Jordan comparisons, so neither will we.

Heat have no pick, preparing for just-in-case scenarios

MIAMI (AP) Even if nothing else winds up happening in his career, the player who gets selected with the 30th and final first-round pick in Thursday night's NBA draft can say he was part of LeBron James' fabled decision. Technically, that's the case. It's a stretch to think the two-time defending NBA champion Miami Heat will get much better during Thursday's draft...

Taking A No. 2: The 2nd Overall NBA Draft Picks From The Past 20 Years

There’s a certain notoriety that comes with being the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA Draft. The top pick each year typically goes on to become known as a superstar or a bust. On the good end of the spectrum are the Allen Iversons, Tim Duncans, Derrick Roses, LeBron James and Chris Webbers of [...]The post Taking A No. 2: The 2nd Overall NBA Draft Picks From The Past 20 Years appeared...

LeBron James & The Heat Celebrate NBA Championship, Part 3 Feat. Meek Mill, T.I. & Jamie Foxx

For the third consecutive night, LeBron James and the Miami Heat celebrated their NBA championship – this time at Liv nightclub. Meek Mill, T.I., Jamie Foxx and 2006 Heat champion, Alonzo Mourning, were all in the building to celebrate the Heat’s second consecutive championship. Meek Mill 2006 NBA champ, Alonzo Mourning LeBron & Jamie Foxx at LeBron attempts to grab...

'Inside the Heat: 2013 White Hot Playoffs' premieres July 6 on Sun Sports

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. On Sunday, July 6, 2013 at 7 pm EST, FOXs Sun Sports will premiere the next episode of Inside the HEAT titled Inside the HEAT: 2013 White Hot Playoffs. This episode will look back on the historic 2013 Miami HEAT playoff run that resulted in back-to-back championships for the franchise. The episode will conclude a weeks worth of programming on the network that...

Ravens’ Twitter account takes shot at Heat fans with parade pictures

Tweet     Basking in the glory of an NBA championship for a consecutive season the Miami Heat celebrated with their fans Monday, holding a parade through Miami. An estimated 400,000 were in attendance to see LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh, Ray Allen, and company make their way through the streets with the Larry O’Brien Trophy. But that [...]
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