Originally posted on Sun Sentinel  |  Last updated 12/7/11
LeBron James was back Wednesday on ESPN, in the second part of the interview he recorded last week. This time among the subjects were those post-NBA Finals jokes, the ones that included how the Heat forward couldn’t give change for a dollar because he only had three quarters. “I’ve heard it all,” he said. “I’ve heard all the jokes. And now I’m at a point where I just laugh at ‘em. “I think last year I would have been mad at ‘em or angry. Now it’s all good.” So, he says, is his game. “I got a lot of tricks up my bag,” he said. “I’m a better player than I was last year.” As for the Finals, one particular moment resonates. “I’ve watched it over and over,” he said of the series the Heat lost to the Mavericks in six games, “and what still kills me (is) Game 2, up 15, four, five minutes left in the game. “I think the biggest teacher in life is experiences that you go through.” The interview:
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