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Especially after the Miami Heat’s second championship in the Big Three era, the comparisons between LeBron James and Michael Jordan aren’t likely to go away soon. Beyond the media’s obsession with debate on the subject, other basketball players current and former have weighed in on the topic.
Well, James himself hasn’t really said much on the subject, which is probably smart. The furthest he’s gone is to admit that he watched a lot of M.J. tape during his latest playoff run. However, after making a key jump shot late in Game 7 of the NBA Finals to essentially secure Miami the Larry O’Brien Trophy, James wasn’t necessarily downplaying the historic significance of the shot.
In fact, he thinks it was rather like Mike.
“I know it wasn’t the magnitude of M.J. hitting that shot in ’98, but I definitely thought about him,” James told Sports Illustrated. “It was an M.J. moment. It was an L.J. moment.”
Of course, the shot James is referring to is Jordan’s famous shot with 5.2 seconds left i
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LeBron James has made a conscious effort to limit distractions during the playoffs over the past two seasons, and the results have spoken for themselves. During the Miami Heat’s championship runs in 2012 and 2013, LeBron turned his cell phone over to his agent and stopped listening to what Twitter followers and sports analysts had [...]
He is the reigning NBA MVP and now a two-time champion.
Miami's LeBron James captured title No. 2 in dramatic fashion by beating the Spurs in a Game 7 in the NBA Finals. Not only did he add more hardware to his collection by securing the Finals MVP trophy, he silenced the naysayers and proved he just might be the best player in the NBA.
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Miami Heat two time champ LeBron James appears on the cover of the July 1st issue of Sports Illustrated. LeBron talks about his MJ moment and just how difficult the second crown was twice as tough. LeBron still has six to go. To Read the SI article click here.-TO
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We can all agree that the Harlem Shake is dead and buried, but With their NBA Finals victory, the Miami Heat’s version is getting a little more run. At the championship celebration (you can see our coverage of the event right here) several players made mention of it, with Shane Battier’s “Horsetronaut” making an appearance and LeBron James dancing on stage to end the celebration...
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LeBron James has made it clear that he will not contemplate free agency of 2014 now, but the Miami Heat forward was adamant maintaining the team's current big three -- along with Pat Riley and Erik Spoelstra -- is critical.
“That’s the goal," James said on Tuesday. "That’s the ultimate finish. We all hope that can happen, obviously, to be able to have success...
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Unfortunately the NBA season has to come to an end. It ended with the Miami Heat securing another championship banner and LeBron James putting forth a historically ascendant effort. James averaged 25.9 points, 8.4 rebounds and 6.6 assists per game in the 2013 NBA playoffs, amassing a colossal efficiency rating of 29.17. The end of the finals instantly sparked the tireless discussion...
Miami Heat superstar LeBron James graces his 20th Sports Illustrated cover. He no longer shies away from Michael Jordan comparisons, so neither will we.
To the victor goes the spoils.
The city of Miami put on a huge parade for their defending champs and Heat fans came out to cheer on their home town team.
LeBron James, and Chris Bosh (with NBA trophy in hand) led the parade which ended at the American Airlines Arena where more fans were waiting to give their champs praise. James and Bosh addressed the crowd while the rest...
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Technically, that's the case.
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Is Chris Bosh better than LeBron James on the basketball court? No. However Chris Bosh is the LeBron James of videobombing. What Bosh lacks in scoring punch, he makes up for it with his ability to step into a Miami Heat post-game interview and completely take it over. During Monday’s Miami championship celebration the Heat honored Bosh by playing his greatest videobombs of the...
Tweet Basking in the glory of an NBA championship for a consecutive season the Miami Heat celebrated with their fans Monday, holding a parade through Miami. An estimated 400,000 were in attendance to see LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh, Ray Allen, and company make their way through the streets with the Larry O’Brien Trophy. But that [...]