Posted April 18, 2012 on AP on Fox
LeBron James wants some rest. He also wants to play. For now, the desire to play seems to stronger. And his MVP candidacy may be a beneficiary of that decision. While Dwyane Wade is getting another game off for what the Miami Heat call ''maintenance'' on Wednesday, and with Chris Bosh to sit out for the same reason, James is still in the lineup. He enters Wednesday's game against Toronto having played the sixth-most minutes in the league this month, the fifth-most in the league for the entire season. ''It's just how I am,'' James said Wednesday. ''When I go on the floor, if I'm in uniform, I'm trying to play at the highest level. If I'm in uniform, I don't try to take minutes off or take games off when I can. ... I just want to be the best.'' If nothing else, those with MVP votes are seeing plenty from James, who has already won that award twice and is considered one of the frontrunners for the trophy this year, along with Oklahoma City's Kevin Durant. James said it's humbling t...
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