Found November 11, 2013 on
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The Miami Heat's sluggish play isn't sitting well with LeBron James, who vented his frustrations after Monday's practice amid the team's 4-3 start to the season.
"It's simple," James said as the Heat prepared for Tuesday's home game against Milwaukee. "These first seven games, we're playing like sh--, defensively. It's that simple. We're not a sugarcoat team. We came in and got right down to it. We're terrible on defense, and we've got to change that."
James' comments comes on the heels of the Heat's 111-110 loss on Saturday to the Boston Celtics, who won on a buzzer-beating 3-pointer from Jeff Green after overcoming a four-point deficit in the final 3.6 seconds. The shot from Green capped a relentless performance from the Celtics, who took advantage of Miami's lethargic defensive effort throughout the game.
It's already developing into a disturbing trend for the Heat, who are ranked first in the leag...
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In a move that could signal LeBron James‘ intentions to stay in Miami for the long haul, his wife, Savannah, has started a business there.
ESPN reports that Savannah James will open a bar called “The Juice Spot” in the Brickell neighborhood in Miami. The business will serve cold-pressed juices and will open in December — LeBron could become a free agent in July.
LeBron James caught a pretty no-look lob pass from Mario Chalmers, and then threw down a nasty alley-oop dunk on Milwaukee Bucks player Khris Middleton.
As the Miami Heat continue to cruise against the Milwaukee Bucks, LeBron James is doing his usual high-flying best.
In the third quarter of play, watch as a LeBron pump-fake buys him enough space to fly to the basket and throws down the nasty monster dunk:
Paging passengers, Flight 6 has cleared for takeoff…
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The Miami Heat took a pretty brutal L tonight against an vastly inferior Boston Celtics team on Saturday night.
But more important than the result of the early regular season game was the play of LeBron James in it, who admitted after Tuesday night's game against the Clippers that he's been dealing with back issues.
The Celtics game being his first since that...
When you start winning championships, you expect your teammates to bring the same level of intensity every night. So far Lebron doesn’t seem t pleased with how his teammates are playing, especially defensively.
Per ESPN, while the Heat are preparing for their Tuesday game against Milwaukee Bucks, Lebron James thinks that there could be more improvement defensively.
First, let me preface this post by saying I am not a LeBron hater. In fact, I was always a fan especially after I saw highlights of his play from high school.
The downloading revolution had just begun and this was my first introduction to "King James" on the Kazaa file sharing network. I was literally jumping out of my seat I was so blown away by this high school kid&...
Lance Stephenson is turning into a star right before our eyes.
No not a superstar in the LeBron James, Kevin Durant mode. But a guy that night in and night out will fill the stat sheet like Scottie Pippin did a decade ago.
Stephenson’s true value can be found in the stat line he posted last night on his way to his first career triple double.
Stephenson dropped 13 points, 12...
Love the pass from Self Proclaimed Top 10 Point Guard Mario Chalmers.
LeBron James' back has been bothering him, but you wouldn't know that if you watched the Heat's victory Tuesday night against the Milwaukee Bucks.
Not only was James outstanding throughout the game, scoring 33 points on 21 shots, he threw down a monster jam with the help of Mario Chalmers.
What a play. The no-look pass from Chalmers... The power in LeBron...
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The Milwaukee Bucks (2-3) are at American Airlines Arena today against the Miami Heat (4-3). The Bucks are looking to end a six game losing streak against the Heat in Miami tonight.
LeBron James and the Heat have had time to dwell on the amazing buzzer beater by Jeff Green to defeat the Miami team. James also hasn’t been the best on his game due to a nagging...
This is a case of Lance Stephenson getting punished because he’s not a superstar. Guys like Kobe Bryant and LeBron James do this all the time:
Looking for a nice assist to get you through this Tuesday night? We here at That NBA Lottery Pick have one for you courtesy of Miami Heat guard Mario Chalmers.
Late in the second quarter of the Bucks/Heat game, watch as Mario dishes a through-the-legs pass to LeBron James:
Nice dime, Mario!
Chalmers image courtesy of Getty Images
There are lots of dominant small forwards in the NBA. Some of them are superstars in their respective teams; some of them are future Hall-of-Famers, while others are emerging stars. But who ranks at the No.1 of the list and who follows? In this article we will try to rank the best small forwards in the NBA, based on their up to now performance for their career, their performance...
Here's a humorous moment from a recent Cavs game. During the pregame segment that features the announcers on the court with players warming up behind them, a female fan just happened to wander in front of Fred McLeod and Austin Carr and into viewers' living rooms before being yanked off screen. She appeared, ummm, a little, lost. I'm just disappointed Austin Carr...
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With 0.6 seconds left on the clock, the Boston Celtics (3-4) put the ball in the hot hand, Jeff Green, as he soared over LeBron James with a game-winning three-point shot to give the C’s a 111-110 victory over the 2013 reigning NBA champions Miami Heat (4-3) on Saturday.
Green, who has cashed in big performances against the Heat in the past...