MIAMI It takes a lot to humble LeBron James. But on Saturday, he said, Wow.
The Miami Heat star is a no-brainer this season to win his fourth NBA MVP. Following his teams 106-87 win over the Philadephia 76ers, the names were reeled off as to who James could be joining.
Only four men have won four MVP awards, and some believe they are the four greatest players ever. They are Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (six), Michael Jordan (five), Bill Russell (five) and Wilt Chamberlain (four).
Anytime Im mentioned with the greatest players to play the game or people period, it is a wow factor because I grew up and studied those guys and watched those guys, and a few of those guys were my inspiration growing up, James said.
James returned after missing three games due to a hamstring strain. He was just as good as before he left, if not better.
James scored 27 points, a shade above his season average of 26.9. But he did it in just 30 minutes, eight less than his average. He shot 12 of 17 for 70.6 perc...