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The position skill sessions wrapped up on Sunday morning at the LeBron James Skills Academy in Las Vegas, Nevada, and the participants were divided into 8 teams for two sessions of games in the afternoon and evening. An impressive contingent of spectators that included the event’s namesake, recent NBA champion LeBron James and his Team [...]
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Top high school prospect Andrew Wiggins is impressing some big name people these days. Wiggins was so dominating at the LeBron James Skills Academy that he made the camp’s namesake get out of his seat during a scrimmage. Watch at :30 as he drives from the three point line and tries an acrobatic dunk.
When you excite the reigning NBA MVP, you’ve probably got a bright future...
There is a rumor swirling the internet that LeBron James has a “secret love child” with Sharon Reed, a former television news reporter for WOIO in Cleveland. The rumor was first spotted on a popular message board, Lipstick Alley, it was then picked up by popular website, Tattletailz and spread from there. First, I’ll give you the [...]
The 2012 LeBron James Skills Academy tipped off on Friday evening, with a brief skills training session for the 80 high school players and 20 collegians in attendance. The first full day of action was Saturday, which included two workouts for both the high school and college participants in the camp in Las Vegas, Nevada. [...]
The 2012 LeBron James Skills Academy came to its conclusion on Monday, with a bracketed tournament based on previous results for the eight squads composed of the camp participants. The games started in the morning and wrapped up with a championship contest to end the event. Hoopniks.com was not able to observe the afternoon contests due [...]
A year ago LeBron James and Kevin Durant pushed each other to get over their playoff pain after they were both cut at the knees by the Dallas Mavericks.
This year they have zero in common as James was the victor in the NBA Finals beating Durant’s squad in a definitive fashion.
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LAS VEGAS - The first day of games at the LeBron James Skills Academy saw no shortage of high level players, and while Top 10 guys like Julius Randle and Cat Barber were impressive, others, such as JaJuan Johnson and Isaac Hamilton, definitely made big impacts as well.
LAS VEGAS -- Jordan Mickey sat down with Scout.com at LeBron James Skills Academy to discuss his recent recruiting trips and his overall recruitment.
2015 forward Ivan Rabb had one of the most impressive performance of the Lebron James Skills Academy. Read on for an update on his recruitment, including how he will decide, his thoughts on Arizona, and more.
2013 commit Stanford Robinson, 2014 commit Trey Lyles and several 2013 and 2014 prospects with Indiana offers or interest are currently participating at the LeBron James Skills Academy in Las Vegas.
According to the camp rosters, here are height, weight and wingspan measurements for each player:
Lyles: 6’9.5 / 228 / 7’0
Robinson: 6’3.5 / 187 / 6’8
Semi Ojeleye: 6’6.5 /...
Kobe Bryant and LeBron James are both currently training in Las Vegas in preparation of Team USA’s appearance in the 2012 Olympics in London. With LeBron James coming off winning his first NBA championship with the Miami Heat, Bryant in an interview with Sports Illustrated had some comments regarding LeBron’s accomplishment, saying that winning one championship [...]
The NBA’s all-time leader in three-pointers with 2,718 will join the likes of superstars Lebron James and Dwyane Wade next season.
He could’ve gone to any other team. But Ray Allen decided to completely throw aside loyalty in sports and take his talents to South Beach. You heard right. Instead of taking more money to stay with his Big Three teammates and have one or two more...
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- A person with knowledge of the decisions says Blake Griffin, Andre Iguodala and James Harden have been chosen for the U.S. Olympic men's basketball team.
The trio earned the final three spots that opened after a rash of injuries knocked out at least four players who would have been on the team. They beat out Eric Gordon, Rudy Gay and No. 1 draft pick Anthony...