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MIAMI -- The Miami Heat are putting on such a show these days that fans are even crowding around the basket during warmups.
Some might say the dunks LeBron James pulled off before Sunday's home game against Cleveland were so impressive they provided better entertainment than the game itself.
James was back to providing some awesome dunks before Tuesday's game against Sacramento at AmericanAirlines Arena. But there was no way that overshadowed what James and running mate Dwyane Wade did when it counted.
In Miami's 141-129 double-overtime win, James scored 40 points and Wade had 39. It marked the most points they've combined for since they joined forces before the 2010-11 season.
"Even with a double-overtime game, those are still video-game numbers," Heat coach Erik Spoelstra said.
True, this was the worst defensive game the Heat have played during their 12-game winning streak, which is tied for the longest since James, Wade and Chris Bosh came together...
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LeBron James will dunk on in pregame warmups. After getting criticized for not taking his thunder dunks to All-Star weekend, James threatened to stop throwing down. But he's since backed off those threats and vowed to dunk on.
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Sometimes the best slam dunks don't happen during NBA games but before them and that logic is evidenced in the below video of Miami Heat star LeBron James throwing down a sick dunk during a Heat lay-up line.The dunk comes at about the :35 second mark of the video as LeBron does a spinning behind-the-back alley-oop dunk:
LeBron James continues to troll, troll, troll his boat prior to NBA games in the form of some nasty dunks. We wrote about LeBron trolling regarding the dunk contest last week, and he continued to do the same prior to the Heat’s last game. Check out Bron’s basic alley-oop to himself between his legs dunk. No big deal, wouldn’t even register at the dunk contest.
Pregame warm-ups have been entertaining for Heat fans lately. Mainly because LeBron James decided that he would use warm-ups as his personal dunk contest.
Of course, people complained that he should be doing these dunks in the real dunk contest because people always think it’s about what they want. And in response to the complaints, LeBron has threatened to send his pregame dunk...
There is a short list of NBA players that don’t abide to the unwritten rule of given nicknames. Kobe Bryant is infamously one of them, calling himself the “Black Mamba” without anyone actually ever calling him it, prior to the name existence There is obviously Shaq, who has thousands of nicknames with unknown origins. And now we can add his former teammate, Dwyane...
While Bulls fans are getting excited seeing Derrick Rose dunking again, LeBron James is throwing himself alleys between the legs and off the backboard before catching it with one hand.
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