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Could LeBron James be back in Cleveland in a couple of years? (Credit)
Kyrie Irving, Dion Waiters, Tristan Thompson, Nerlens Noel. Four players, four different positions, the likely future of the Cleveland Cavaliers. Notice the position Cleveland’s leaving open?
Hint: it’s the one "He Who Shall Not Be Named" left open three years ago.
That’s right, this just got real. Cleveland’s presumed flirtation with LeBron James in 2014 just went from a nice story to "holy crap this might actually happen."
The Cavs suddenly have two No. 1 picks in three years and four in the top three in that same period. They have boatloads of cap space, several valuable trade assets (I’d wager half of the teams in the lottery would swap their pick for Anderson Varejao if healthy in a heartbeat), and a legitimate argument to sway King James.
Kyrie Irving is better than Dwyane Wade right now. How big will that gap be five years from now, when LeBron’s next contract presumably ends? The ...
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The Michael Jordan and LeBron James comparisons will probably follow the players throughout the duration of LeBron’s career. The players will be constantly asked their thoughts, regardless of whether or not it actually has merit. Remember when Jordan when Jordan did an interview with ESPN Magazine and shared his thoughts on how he would stop [...]
LeBron James and Dwayne Wade hit South Beach during their NBA playoff break, strutting shirtless for the ladies.
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With 2.2 seconds remaining, down 1 in OT and the Pacers best rim protector in Roy Hibbert on the bench, LeBron James drove the lane and put in the game-winning layup as time expired to give the Heat a 1-0 series lead over the Pacers in the Eastern Conference Finals 103-102. James finished the night with a triple double of 30 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists. And here’s Roy...
LeBron James and Nike have brought in $300 million in U.S. retail sales in 2012 for the LeBron X making his signature shoes the highest-selling NBA sneakers of the year. LeBron generates 6 times as much as the next player on the list – Kobe Bryant for the Kobe 8 at $50 million.
According to SportsOneSource via Forbes.com:
U.S. Retail Basketball Shoe Sales
1. LeBron James (Nike...
MIAMI -- LeBron James missed by one vote being the unanimous MVP. At least he's a unanimous selection for the All-NBA first team.
The Miami Heat star received all possible 119 media votes for one of the forward spots in the balloting that was announced Thursday. It marks his seventh selection to the first team and ninth pick to any team in his 10 seasons.
The Heat also placed...
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James Pallotta, president of the soccer team AS Roma and a minority owner of the Celtics, presented a Celtics jersey to Pope Francis at the Vatican Wednesday. Pallotta was there to represent Roma in the Coppa Italia...
Defeating odds with some luck, the Cleveland Cavaliers won the rights to the No. 1 pick in the 2013 NBA Draft on Tuesday night. Despite being removed from a hideous 24-58 campaign, the Cavaliers are an organization on the brink of blooming. Averaging 22.5 points, 5.9 assists and 3.7 rebounds over 59 contests, Kyrie Irving is ready to become the preeminent point guard in the association...
In a Menudo exclusive, we have learned what Roy Hibbert was doing instead of guarding LeBron James in overtime last night. All on Frank Vogel’s orders. Here, we see Roy modeling fancy golf clothes.
Vogel Vs LeBron
Dan Gilbert’s Cleveland Cavaliers have landed the first pick in the NBA Draft for the second time in three years.
In 2011, they drafted guard Kyrie Irving, a much needed cornerstone piece, after losing the league’s best player, LeBron James to free agency and eventual NBA Championship glory the previous year.
What of sheer luck in the Cavs receiving the No. 1...