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The Miami Heat are 0-4 against the Brooklyn Nets on the NBA season, with their most recent loss coming on Tuesday in thrilling fashion. The game ended with LeBron James having a seemingly wide-open dunk attempt for the win, only to have it blocked by Mason Plumlee. LeBron spoke to reporters after the game, with TNT’s Craig Sager asking him his thoughts on the final play. LeBron responded with: “Uh, it was a foul. That’s my thoughts. I should’ve been going to the line for two.” Sager also asked LeBron whether he felt that the Nets were now the “biggest challenge” for Miami in the Eastern Conference. LeBron laughed it off, saying: “Get out of here, Craig.” Check out the hilarious exchange. In the words of Stephanie Tanner: How rude! The post LeBron James Laughs Off Nets as Heat’s Biggest Threat, Says Plumlee Fouled Him (Video) appeared first on Basketball Bicker.
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The Miami Heat have been one of the top two teams in the Eastern Conference all season. They currently are the second seed in the East after losing to the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night. The Indiana Pacers have outplayed the Heat all season until recently, so the Heat are lucky to even have a chance at the top spot in the East.
Coming into the season, everybody knew the Miami...
LeBron James always seems to be on the attack whether it be going for a steal on defense or fighting for a offense rebound.
Tonight as the Miami Heat were in Memphis playing the Grizzles, LeBron followed a missed layup by throwing down a sweet reverse tip-slam:
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In the last five years LeBron James has won four MVP awards. With this season’s MVP obviously between him and Oklahoma City’s Kevin Durant, LeBron all but conceded the race to Durant.
Via Miami Herald:
“I think K.D. has had one heck of a season, and if he was rewarded with the MVP, it would be great,” James said. “It would be awesome for him, for his family. It would be...
Before the Miami Heat’s loss to the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night, LeBron James all but conceded the NBA’s MVP award for the season to Kevin Durant, suggesting that the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar has been the “most consistent” player in the league. James, who has won the MVP award four out of the last […] The post LeBron James: Kevin Durant should win MVP, he’s...
The Brooklyn Nets cemented their regular season dominance over the Miami Heat with a thrilling 88-87 win on Tuesday night. The Nets swept the Heat in all four meetings this season, the only team in the last two years to accomplish that feat. Tonight’s hero was Nets center Mason Plumlee who was credited with a block on the LeBron James’ dunk attempt in the furious final seconds...
Gary Payton said on TV Tuesday morning that Shabazz Napier has to be a “top-five” pick. LeBron James tweeted that there is “no way” an NBA team could take another point guard before Napier in June’s draft.
Thank goodness neither of these guys in in charge of a front office.
After CBS studio analysts fell over themselves gushing about Napier, the star of UConn’s run to...
The NBA regular season is winding down, and as it approaches, we can expect the NBA Youtube channel to post some videos featuring highlights of the past season. On Thursday, the NBA released "Funny Faces of the NBA", a compilation with some of the "craziest expressions, silly reactions, and goofy faces" from the 2013-14 season.LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Kevin...
(LeBron James & Mirza Teletovic by Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports)
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LeBron James vs Brooklyn
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MIAMI -- The Miami Heat and Brooklyn Nets battled closely into the final minute of the fourth quarter for the fourth time this season.
And for the fourth time, the Nets prevailed.
LeBron James' dunk attempt right before the final buzzer was blocked by Brooklyn's Mason Plumlee and the Nets escaped with an 88-87 victory at AmericanAirlines Arena on Tuesday night.
LeBron James all but conceded the Most Valuable Player award to Kevin Durant on Wednesday, praising the Oklahoma City Thunder forward as the most deserving candidate.
"I think K.D. has had one heck of a season, and if he was rewarded with the MVP, it would be great," James said. "It would be awesome for him, for his family. It would be a great thing for him. He has...
With last night’s win, the Brooklyn Nets are the only NBA team this season to go unbeaten against the Miami Heat.
Mason Plumlee blocked LeBron James’ dunk attempt with 2 seconds left and the Nets beat the Heat 88-87 on Tuesday night. James and the rest of his teammates all thought the block was a foul. And with the loss, the Heat’s lead in the Eastern Conference is now down...
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LeBron James and the Eastern Conference-leading Miami Heat have defeated all but one of 29 opposing teams at least once this season, with the lone exception being the Brooklyn Nets.
Miami could be without Dwyane Wade again as it tries to finally solve the Nets, who visit South Beach seeking their first season sweep in 11 years Tuesday night.
The Heat (53-23)...
Joe Johnson scored 19 points, Mason Plumlee was credited with a block on LeBron James' dunk attempt in the final seconds, and the Brooklyn Nets finished off a four-game season sweep of Miami by beating the Heat 88-87 on Tuesday night.
MINNEAPOLIS — Former NFL MVP Adrian Peterson advocated for college athletes on Wednesday, saying they deserved to be paid for the millions of dollars they bring to school coffers, and took aim at NBA commissioner Adam Silver’s stated desire to require college players to spend two years in school before declaring for the draft.
Peterson said he felt a kinship with Texas A&...