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The Miami Heat and the Chicago Bulls have perhaps the most heated and entertaining rivalry in the NBA right now. So it was a little curious to see LeBron James praise Derrick Rose on Sunday.
However, on the eve of Miami's opener against Chicago, King James is changing his tune.
From ESPNs Tom Haberstroh:
"We don't like them, they don't like us," James said of the Bulls after the drill. "It's not unheard of. We all know how it is."
"It don't matter who it is," James said of the opponent for the opener. "But we like the fact that it's the Bulls."
Chris Bosh and D-Wade also touched on the rivalry:
"We have a special little thing with those guys," Bosh said. "The fans want to see it. We want to play them and they want us, too. So it'll be good."
"We're both trying to do something, trying to win [a championship],"...
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Back-to-back titles are pretty good. But everyone knows you aren’t for real unless you can “three-peat.” Believe me, it’s only going to get harder for Miami as more competition is right at it’s door. And everyone of those teams is coming straight for the Heat. There are no shortcuts for LeBron James as he’s always asked to carry his team to the promised land....
For his latest commercial, LeBron James wanted to feature some of his favorite things about Miami.
A new spot featuring the Miami Heat star and four-time NBA MVP was released by Nike on Sunday night. Dubbed ''Training Day,'' it shows hundreds of people joining James as he rides his bike through Miami's streets, swims in the ocean, jogs through the city and plays...
LeBron James says he is hopeful to represent Team USA in the 2016 Olympics as long as he is healthy.
A decision has not been finalized yet by James.
"No, I'm not officially in, just yet," James said. "But hopefully, I can be healthy enough and on top of my game at that point where I'll be taken."
When told he will not have to worry about being selected...
Nike has released a new commercial featuring the best basketball player in the world, LeBron James, and it is simply superb.The nearly two-minute long clip depicts the Miami Heat star training for the upcoming season by running, biking, and swimming around the city.Oh, and James isn't alone in his workout, as a mob of fitness-minded athletes accompany him along the whole way...
The NBA season is finally upon us and the Miami Heat’s chase for a three-peat begins in Tuesday’s season opener against the Chicago Bulls.
According to an ESPN report, following an intense football themed practice today, Miami star LeBron James was asked about the Chicago Bulls, “”We don’t like them, they don’t like us,” James said of the Bulls after the drill. “It’s...
As the Miami Heat continued to cruise against the Chicago Bulls, Miami Heat star LeBron James might have had the best assist for the first day of the NBA.
Watch as LeBron dishes the no-look dime to Chris Andersen for the slam dunk:
James image courtesy of Getty Images
The NFL tends to dominate Sundays from September to early February, but nevertheless there was still was some NBA news throughout the day. So in case you were stuck on the couch with some corn chips and booze throughout the day, I’ll hook you up with your basketball fix. Don’t forget the season starts Tuesday!
LeBron James says he is happy for Derrick Rose. I think the basketball...
Remember Game 6 of the NBA Finals last season?
The one where hundreds of Miami Heat fans filed out of Americans Airlines Arena early, only to miss Ray Allen hitting a game-tying three-pointer at the end of the game that led to the Heat winning in dramatic fashion in overtime as those same fans tried, and failed, to reenter the building?
Well, it seems one Miami player ... and mega...
For those of you who happened to miss the brand-new trailer for NBA 2K14 next gen on Xbox 1/Playstation 4, don’t fret since we have tracked down the video.
Check out the full trailer which has Macklemore’s “Can’t Hold Us” playing in the background with gameplay highlights:
LeBron James image courtesy of 2K Sports
LeBron James, Dwayne Wade and the Miami Heat have had a strong rivalry with Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and the Celtics in the past. But with KG and The Truth moving to Brooklyn does the rivalry with Boston end and be transferred to Brooklyn? Dwayne Wade said earlier in October that the rivalry will just ...The post No Place Like Boston appeared first on The League News.
Derrick Rose is in the starting lineup for the Chicago Bulls' home opener against the New York Knicks after missing Thursday's shootaround due to a sore neck.
Rose warmed up with black tape on either side of his neck, but opted not to talk to reporters. He was in his usual spot at point guard when the starting lineups were released.
It will be Rose's first meaningful...
Every year we like to make predictions. Some of us pick all Oklahoma City Thunder (Snottie) and some of
us pick Stephen Curry to win the MVP (Ben) but there is no question that we all love basketball and thrilled to have it back.
If you can't see the screen shot of a chart above, click the jump to see a cleaned excel table in boring old black and white.
During the 2012-13 NBA season, LeBron James and the Miami Heat were swept up in the "Harlem Shake" craze , their locker room spoof generating millions of Web views and inspiring more spoofs.
On Sunday, Harlem Shake made J.B. Mauney a millionaire, and that's no spoof -- and no bull.
Mauney won his first Professional Bull Riders championship Sunday, earning $1 million...
Derrick Rose’s Chicago Bulls, meanwhile, have not looked nice, shooting 12/40 from the field in the first half while Luol Deng and Jimmy Butler sat with three early fouls. Meanwhile, Miami couldn’t miss a shot in the second quarter, going on a 17-0 run, before ultimately topping out on a 35-5 run. Not much has changed in the second half, so let’s remember the good times of...
2011/2012 Regular Season W/L Record: 50 - 162012/2013 Regular Season W/L Record: 45 - 37Additions: Derrick Rose, Mike Dunleavy Jr., Tony SnellSubtractions: Marco Belinelli, Nate Robinson, Richard HamiltonIf things go well...Without Derrick Rose, the Bulls finished 5th in the East last year and knocked out Brooklyn in the first round. Now they have the youngest MVP in league history...