CLEVELAND -- LeBron James is back in Cleveland, which means the question had to be asked.
Actually, the idea of James returning the Cavaliers someday probably didnt need to be brought up at all, but you knew someone would do it, anyway.
Unlike two seasons ago -- when James hinted playing for the team that drafted him was a possibility -- he gave the politically correct response Wednesday.
Right now, Im focused on right now, said James, in his third season with Miami and 10th overall. I dont really get involved in the road ahead of me. I kind of live in the moment.
James was speaking prior to the Heats game against the Cavs. Miami entered the night winners of 23 straight.
The Cavs, on the other hand, had lost three straight and would be without their injured starting backcourt of Kyrie Irving (shoulder) and Dion Waiters (knee).
Outside of some strong praise of Irving, James didnt really address the Cavs much, either.
I havent really paid much attention, he said. Ive kind of go...