Every morning, we'll give you five things from the night before in the NBA to start your day.
1: Miami, and LeBron, is your champion
In the end, it made sense. It took a season to build a championship chemistry in Miami.
Last year's hesitance and confusion was replaced by utter dominance as the Miami Heat cruised past the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 6 to capture their second title in franchise history, and first for LeBron James... and a few other guys on the team.
But yeah, LeBron's the story here (sorry, Chris Bosh). We'll get to more of his performance from last night in a minute. First, we bury the jokes. I joked on Twitter that LeBron's title is to us what George W. Bush leaving office was to late-night comedians. The easy jokes are over.
LeBron has been a victim of unreal expectations and poor decisions (that pun was intended). At 27, the prime of his playing career, LeBron James finally figured it all out, took over when he had to, deferred ...