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Dwyane Wade says he looked at what LeBron James did for USA Basketball this summer and marveled.
Wade was a spectator instead of a teammate when the U.S. won its second straight Olympic gold medal. Wade could not play while recovering from knee surgery but was in London for part of the Olympic tournament, and he says James made playing at a high level seem ''effortless.''
Wade, James and the rest of the Miami Heat will open training camp late next month, when the official defense of the team's NBA championship begins.
Wade is hosting a NBA fantasy camp this weekend for people who spent $12,500 to get coached by, among others, Heat coach Erik Spoelstra and Indiana's Tom Crean - who coached Wade at Marquette.
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Dwyane Wade expects to be fully healthy before the start of the regular season, if not the beginning of training camp.
Ugh.From the good people at WEEI, we now have this quote from Dwyane Wade:“When you get a chance to add one of the best shooters in history, the best 3-point shooter in history, and you’re adding him and making your team better while at the same time hurting one of your biggest rivals, you’re pretty happy when it works out.”A few comments. First, congratulations to the...
After winning an NBA championship, a European vacation is the perfect way to unwind. Chris Bosh and his wife Adrienne started off in the Caribbean and then made there way over to Europe hitting up Paris, Greece and Portofino, Italy just to name a few of their destinations. His “Big 3″ teammate, Dwyane Wade and [...]
“If you ask LeBron James for a dollar in quarters, he will only give you the first 3 quarters.”
This was the “joke” put on LeBron’s lack of a “clutch gene” throughout his first 8 years in the league. These 8 years were riddled with great moments like him scoring the last 25 points (29 of the last 30) for the Cavs in a Game 5 of the 2007 Eastern Conference Finals...
I know what your thinking when you read this title. This guy is an idiot, but let me explain. Everyone has been thinking about the nightmare that Dwight Howard put Orlando through and comparing it to the Lebron James infamous “DECISION”. In my book however it doesn’t compare, it was two different situations. Lebron as bad as his decision making might have been was an unrestricted...
Another team up another team down for Team USA as they trounced Australia 119-86 advancing them to the men’s basketball semifinals.
Flashing three fingers in the air after his third consecutive three-pointer in the fourth quarter, Bryant finished the game with 20 points and helped push the game out of reach in the late stages.
LeBron finished with a triple-double, 11 points, 14...
Despite the tenacious Team Argentina and the fact the score was dead even, there was a magical third quarter that occurred — well magical for Team USA, it was curse-laden for the Argentinians. Thanks must to Kevin Durant. Melo had his explosive game. LeBron James had his clutch game. This game or more the [...]
Tyson Chandler, Andre Iguodala, Deron Williams & LeBron James were spotted waiting for the train today in London:
Call the Bron and Bam show. The reigning NBA Most Valuable Player and the sitting president of the United States met up in London, where the Olympics are in full swing. Barack Obama, along with his wife, Michelle Obama, greeted LeBron James, Deron Williams, James Harden and the rest of Team USA in the locker room. Check out the encounter in the photo below. Photo via Twitter/@BuzzFeedAndrew...
On a team full of NBA stars there is no question that Russell Westbrook is the most athletic of the bunch. Westbrook’s combination of speed, explosiveness, jumping ability, and strength are hard to match. In Team USA’s win over Argentina yesterday Westbrook put all these skills on display with a monster dunk.
In the 4th quarter Westbrook received a pass from LeBron...
The devil we know has been displaced by a devil we know even better. When LeBron James and Chris Bosh joined Dwyane Wade on the Miami Heat, almost everybody hated the idea of it. Players were determining the terms of their employment, announcing their decisions on cable television and holding championship celebrations before a regular season game had even been played. James, Bosh...
Pool play is over, done with, caput! Now comes the knockout round, and if Team USA can pull off three more victories, the United States will continue their domination of the basketball world. However, before we look forward, perhaps we should take a look back at what was an unbalanced first round of games, and particularly, which members of Team USA have been most impressive so...