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No need for much lead up commentary as these are just children, so just watch and listen: Jalen Smith, 9, took full advantage at the poor defensive stance of 7-year old LeBron James, Jr. Even though they’re just kids, that had to be the highlight of Jalen’s young basketball career. Not to mention Jalen already [...]
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Sure, we could go with a “Like father, like son” reference here, but I have no idea if the play in question when LeBron James, Jr. gets crossed up and dropped to the floor by an opponent’s killer crossover occurred during crunch time in the fourth quarter. (rim shot) LeBron, Jr, 7, who by all [...]
Two NBA Finals appearances for Lebron James. Two losses. What is the common thread linking both of these losses together? Both teams were from Texas.James joined the Miami Heat during the 2010-2011 season with one goal in mind and that was to win the championship that had eluded him up to that point in his career. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE »
Until now, LeBron James' career path has mirrored that of another much-maligned superstar. Now, he's getting another opportunity to break the mold.
The Celtics lead the Heat 55-42 at the half despite a furious 16-point first quarter from LeBron James. James went 7-for-12 in the first, but got into foul trouble in the second quarter that limited him to only 4 points. Rajon Rondo got back to facilitating constant ball movement with seven assists leading to 15 [...]
LeBron James and Dwyane Wade have made a living attacking the basket, a style of play that generally lends itself to plenty of opportunities at the charity stripe. The Celtics saw that firsthand in Games 1 and 2. But James and Wade were limited to five combined free-throw attempts during Friday's Game 3, with Wade failing to get to the line even once. Those figures are something...
LeBron James has had too many nights like this, where he couldn't get enough help for long stretches of the game.
It's just that most of them were back in Cleveland.
With a quiet first half from Dwyane Wade and little contributions from any other starter, James' 34 points were wasted in a 101-91 loss Friday night that cut the Miami Heat's lead over the Boston Celtics...
WALTHAM, Mass. -- Paul Pierce has never had the opportunity to face LeBron James with both players at the height of their powers. More than seven years James' elder, Pierce was an established star when James was just breaking into the NBA out of Saint Vincent-Saint Mary High School in Akron, Ohio. Now that James is widely regarded as the top basketball player on the planet, Pierce...
Many will have their opinions on how the game between the Miami Heat and Boston Celtics ended and many will blame Lebron James. He had the ball in his hands for the final twenty seconds of regulation, he drove to the right and made a bad pass to Udonis Haslem. Haslem then threw up a desperation shot at the buzzer [...]
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Fouls weren't hard to come by in this game as we saw Paul Pierce and Lebron James foul out. Boston jumped out to an early lead in this game while coasting to the fourth quarter. Miami Heat wasn't going to let this game coast, which saw an 18 point deficit. Credit Lebron James 29 point effort to keep Miami close during the early parts of this game.
The Celtics have...
Although it's part of playoff rhetoric, the constant talk about officiating appears to be wearing on Heat coach Erik Spoelstra, especially when it comes to the notion of LeBron James and Dwyane Wade being extended a favorable whistle. It finally caught up to the Heat in the 101-91 loss to the Celtics in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference final on Friday night. Wade failed to...
30) Paul Pierce's defense on LeBron James with two minutes in, where no foul was called on hard transition defense, was your first clue of the great get-even ref work29) Miami started 1 for 5 from the line, which is what we call a leading indicator28) When Greg Stiesma leads with a straight arm at home, he gets to the line27) I'm not prepared to live in a world where Mario...
BOSTON (AP) -- Rajon Rondo had 15 points and 15 assists, and scored the final three points of the Boston Celtics' 93-91 overtime victory over the Miami Heat on Sunday night that evened the Eastern Conference finals at two games apiece.
Getting a huge break when LeBron James fouled out for the first time since joining the Heat, the Celtics recovered after blowing an 18-point...
The NBA Playoffs were going okay for me. Nothing that exciting to date. Not like the Celtics-Bulls a few years ago, not like watching Dallas embarrass the Lakers last year. No nothing was getting my atttention. Between the short season and D-Rose going out so early, I found myself a little bored with the playoffs.
The the Conference Finals happened. All eight games have been entertaining...