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As the Miami Heat set to defend their NBA title, LeBron James got an opportunity to show off his aerial exploits in the first half of the Heat’s game one against the Milwaukee Bucks.
After a turnover by Bucks guard Monta Ellis, the Heat shifted into fastbreak mode and LeBron threw down a monster left-handed dunk much to the joy of the crowd at American Airlines Arena:
BEST OF MAXIM
The Heat crushed the Bucks in tonight’s playoff game 110-87. LeBron James had a monster game, going 9-11 from the field en route to a dominating 27 point performance. The Bucks hung around for a bit, but when it was time to put the game away, the Heat did so with ease.
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard Macklemore’s hit song Thrift Shop. Macklemore...
King James runs a tight ship.
LeBron James, he of the remarkable regular season and the likely NBA MVP, is firing on all cylinders right now.
And not just during games. The Heat star is also lighting it up in practice, beating teammates in shooting contests, as evidenced by this video from Joseph Goodman of The Miami Herald.
James bested teammates Ray Allen -- the most prolific...
The defending champs will take on the Milwaukee Bucks in the first round of the playoffs. At first thought, this won’t be much of a challenge for them. At second thought, it still won’t be much of a challenge for them. Milwaukee clearly doesn’t have the tools to compete with the Heat.
What Miami needs to do to win: Nothing special. They just need to play their game...
Thanks to the NBA dress code for postgame interviews, certain players have made in their duty to creatively show off their unique style of fashion.
After Miami’s victory over the Milwaukee Bucks in game one of their first round series, LeBron James decided to don this red shirt that he find have found at the bargain bin:
LeBron James postgame attire is bizarre [SB Nation]
Sometimes you can't help but look at what some of these guys are wearing and go "what the f***?!?!"
Like on Sunday when Miami Heat superstar LeBron James wore this awesome sweater while talking to the media after Sunday's dismantling of the Milwaukee Bucks, 110-87.
Then again, when you go 9-11 from the court, 8-11 from the free throw, and fall two assist...
Kevin Durant, who is on the cover of this week’s Sports Illustrated, revealed that he often checks good friend LeBron James’ box score after games for motivation and tips to raise his own game.
According to SI.com:
“I don’t watch a lot of other basketball away from the gym,” Durant says. “But I do look at LeBron’s box score. I want to see how many points, rebounds and...
LeBron James got the 2013 NBA Playoffs going in the right direction for the Miami Heat with this massive dunk against the Milwaukee Bucks.
LeBron James knows that at this point in his career, he is going to be measured by Championships. Even when he does something extraordinary (which is often), it will all be for naught if he is unable to capture a second ring for himself with the Miami Heat. The all-time greats are held to a different standard. [...]
The Miami Heat’s LeBron James sent a clear message to Brandon Jennings on Sunday.
His mouth wrote a check his team may not be in the position to cash.
Jennings angered the Eastern Conference favorites by stating that the Bucks will bounce them out of the NBA playoffs in the first round in six games.
The end result?
A 110-87 Game 1 beat down.
Jennings did his part by chipping...
LeBron James typically cannot sleep much before the first game of a postseason. Even after 10 years in the league, three MVP awards and a championship, Game 1 still kicks his anxiety level into high gear.
''Like the night before Christmas,'' James said.
Makes sense, since the Miami Heat have been waiting about a year for this.
The eight preseason outings, the 82...
LeBron James isn’t taking it easy on anyone this postseason, teammates included.
On Sunday, James was two points away a triple-double in a blowout win over Milwaukee. The following day, he made Mario Chalmers and 3-point king Ray Allen drop and give him 20 push-ups each after defeating the pair in a 3-point contest.
Watch Chalmers and the 37-year-old future Hall of Famer bang...
So many things went the way the Milwaukee Bucks wanted. LeBron James matched his playoff-low for shots in a game, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh were held in relative check and the Miami Heat turned the ball over far more than usual.
And none of it really mattered.
Game 1 was a Heat blowout, as probably everyone outside of Milwaukee would have expected.
James scored 27 points on 9...
Anytime you are mentioned in the same breath as Larry Bird, you are great. Kevin Durant is a great player and one of the few SUPERstars of the league.
He has a problem though and that problem is named LeBron James.
LeBron has hit his prime and has a perfect team behind him to go on a run of championships. Only one person can stop him and that’s KD.
It is easier said than done though...
When the NBA playoffs begin, players don’t only kick their basketball game up a notch, but their fashion game as well. Check back here regularly as we will keep you up to date with most intriguing postgame looks from the 2012-13 NBA playoffs. We start off with none other than Russell Westbrook, or “Trinidad Westbrook” as dubbed by Shaq, following a Game 1 victory over the...