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After LeBron James' plans for a successful return to Miami were spoiled, the Cleveland Cavaliers will simplify things and settle for a road win of any kind. A visit to Orlando on Friday night could end a three-game road skid, while the Magic attempt to finish with a split of their four-game homestand. In their first full game without Anderson Varejao on Thursday, the Cavs (17-11...
Via AP on Fox
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LeBron James hasn’t talked to Pat Riley since leaving the Miami Heat

It looks like there’s a rift between Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James and Miami Heat president Pat Riley. James and Riley haven’t spoken to each other since James bolted the Heat to go back home to Cleveland five months ago.  James isn’t opposed to speaking with Riley, but he’s not going out of his way. “If the opportunity presents itself, I don’t mind,” James...
Via Speleb
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Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Miami Heat Game Recap: Heat Spoil LeBron’s Return to Miami

(Miami, FL) – Despite being down by as many as 17 points with 3:11 remaining in the first half, a late comeback attempt was not enough as the Miami Heat defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 101-91 at American Airlines Arena on Christmas Day. In his return to the city that won back-to-back championships with him, LeBron James was greeted warmly by Miami Heat fans. During the first quarter...
Via Cavaliers Nation
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat vs. Cleveland Cavaliers Game Recap: King James Dethroned in Return

(Miami, FL) — The Miami Heat (14-16) defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers (17-11) 101-91 on Thursday night at American Airlines Arena. The game was heavily hyped leading up to tipoff despite the clear disparity in the quality of both teams. While the Cavaliers had been 12-3 in their previous 15 games, the Heat had gone just 5-10 during that same stretch. The main storyline entering...
Via Heat Nation
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Heat Check: Depleted roster pulls together to spoil LeBron's return to Miami

MIAMI, Fla. -- The much-anticipated showdown between LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers versus Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat on Christmas Day did not fail to disappoint. Miami led most of the way and followed up their worst loss of the season against the Philadelphia 76ers with their strongest performance so far with a 101-91 victory on Christmas Day. Both superstars led their...
Via Fox Sports Florida
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James hugs Dwyane Wade in return to Miami (Video)

Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James gave friend and former Miami Heat teammate a big hug prior to Thursday's Christmas Day game at the AmericanAirlines Arena.It was the first time LeBron played against the Heat as an opposing player since leaving Miami as a free agent last summer.   LeBron led the heat with 30 points, but it wasn't enough as Wade scored 31 points and the...
Via Holdout Sports
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chris Bosh, Mario Chalmers Make Hilarious Faces At LeBron James After Heat Beat Cavs

Add this to the collection of amazing Chris Bosh faces. After the Miami Heat topped the Cleveland Cavaliers on Christmas Day, Chris Bosh, Mario Chalmers and the rest of the Heat bench presented their best ‘troll’ faces in James’ direction. [@cjzero, lana] The post Chris Bosh, Mario Chalmers Make Hilarious Faces At LeBron James After Heat Beat Cavs appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James Suffers Injury After Jumping Over Fans

LeBron James had to be looked at by the Cavs’ trainer and eventually left the Christmas Day game vs the Miami Heat with an apparent injury after he jumped over the first-row of fans in Miami going for a loose ball. James returned to bench shortly after going into the locker room. He’ll likely go […] The post LeBron James Suffers Injury After Jumping Over Fans appeared first on Diehardsport.
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Video: LeBron James Receives Heartfelt Tribute Video in Miami

LeBron James‘ was received by fans at American Airlines Arena with a loud series of cheers along with a couple scattered boos as he was introduced along with the rest of the Cleveland Cavaliers‘ starting five. The game was stopped in the middle of the first quarter to air a tribute video that showed the team’s appreciation for what LeBron had done for the Heat through...
Via Heat Nation
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: LeBron James Receives Heartfelt Tribute Video in Miami

LeBron James‘ reception in his return to Miami was mostly positive as he received loud cheers and a few scattered boos as he was introduced along with the rest of the Cleveland Cavaliers‘ starting five. During the first quarter, a LeBron James tribute video was aired at American Airlines Arena to show the team’s appreciation for what LeBron had done for the Heat through the...
Via Cavaliers Nation
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James gets warm welcome during pregame introductions in return to Miami (VIDEO)

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James made his triumphant return to AmericanAirlines Arena on Christmas Day. There was much speculation as to whether or not he would be cheered or booed. James received a mixed greeting from Heat fans. He was booed during warmups, and has been booed numerous times when he’s touched the ball in the game—as well as at the free-throw line. However...
Via The Sports Daily
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James gets warm welcome during pregame introductions in return to AmericanAirlines Arena (VIDEO)

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James made his triumphant return to AmericanAirlines Arena on Christmas Day. There was much speculation as to whether or not he would be cheered or booed. James received a mixed greeting from Heat fans. He was booed during warmups, and has been booed numerous times when he’s touched the ball in the game—as well as at the free-throw line. However...
Via The Sports Daily
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kyrie Irving Hits Three Pointer After LeBron James Delivers Crazy Pass

Playing against his former team, LeBron James, is playing for a little more during the Cavs’ Christmas Day game against the Miami Heat. Watch as James gets caught in the air then somehow finds an open Kyrie Irving for the three pointer. [MarcusD] The post Kyrie Irving Hits Three Pointer After LeBron James Delivers Crazy Pass appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
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Dwyane Wade Hits Three-Pointer Over LeBron James, Stares Him Down

Dwyane Wade is having himself quite the first half during the Heat’s Christmas Day game against his former teammate, LeBron James, and the Cleveland Cavaliers. Watch as Wade hits a three-pointer over LBJ then gives him a little stare down as he heads back down the court. James and Wade also shared this cool moment […] The post Dwyane Wade Hits Three-Pointer Over LeBron James...
Via Diehardsport
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James With Incredible Mid-Air Pass To Kyrie Irving For 3 (Video)

LeBron James is starting to catch up to Kyrie Irving who started the ballgame off hot. James makes a wonderful, driving mid-air pass to Irving who promptly buries a deep jumper.
Via Thacover2
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LeBron James Draws Cheers From Heat Crowd In Return To Miami (Video)

NBA fans have anticipated all season how the Miami Heat crowd would react when LeBron James made his Christmas Day return. They got their answer Thursday. The four-time MVP traveled with the Cleveland Cavaliers to the American Airlines Center, where James was a visitor for the first time in four seasons. But when the Cavs star was introduced, he received a rousing ovation. ...
Via NESN.com
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

LeBron With Incredible Mid-Air Pass To Kyrie Irving For 3 (Video)

LeBron James is starting to catch up to Kyrie Irving who started the ballgame off hot. James makes a wonderful, driving mid-air pass to Irving who promptly buries a deep jumper.
Via BlackSportsOnline
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Fans give LeBron mostly cheers, some jeers in return to Miami

LeBron James was running the gamut of emotions Thursday when he arrived at the arena that he called home for the past four seasons. So did the fans who were seeing him again. They booed the four-time NBA MVP when he and the Cleveland Cavaliers took the court for warmups, kept booing when he touched the ball, gave him a mixed reaction when he was introduced as a starter, then cheered...
Via AP on Fox
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James finds Kyrie Irving with amazing spinning assist against Heat

There was once an old saying that people with good hand-eye coordination have “eyes in the back of their head” and during today’s Cavaliers-Heat game, LeBron James delivered an amazing assist. In the second quarter of play, LeBron drove into the paint and made an incredible spinning assist that allowed Kyrie Irving to knock down a three-pointer: That’s just an incredible...
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Heat show Video Tribute To LeBron During Timeout (Video)

The Miami Heat showed a LeBron James tribute video on the scoreboard at a first-quarter timeout during the Christmas Day game against the Cavaliers. The video seemed to make James a bit emotional. After the minute-long video was over, the crowd gave James a standing ovation. h/t Cleveland.com
Via Thacover2
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Heat show Video Tribute To LeBron During Timeout (Video)

The Miami Heat showed a LeBron James tribute video on the scoreboard at a first-quarter timeout during the Christmas Day game against the Cavaliers. The video seemed to make James a bit emotional. After the minute-long video was over, the crowd gave James a standing ovation. h/t Cleveland.com
Via BlackSportsOnline
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James receives mixed reactions in return to Miami

MIAMI (AP) -- LeBron James was running the gamut of emotions Thursday when he arrived at the arena that he called home for the past four seasons. So did the fans who were seeing him again. They booed the four-time NBA MVP when he and the Cleveland Cavaliers took the court for warmups, kept booing when he touched the ball, gave him a mixed reaction when he was introduced as a starter...
Via AP on Fox
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

James receives mixed reaction in return to Miami

MIAMI (AP) -- LeBron James was running the gamut of emotions Thursday when he arrived at the arena that he called home for the past four seasons. So did the fans who were seeing him again. They booed the four-time NBA MVP when he and the Cleveland Cavaliers took the court for warmups, kept booing when he touched the ball, gave him a mixed reaction when he was introduced as a starter...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James receives mixed reactions in return to Miami

MIAMI (AP) -- LeBron James was running the gamut of emotions Thursday when he arrived at the arena that he called home for the past four seasons. So did the fans who were seeing him again. They booed the four-time NBA MVP when he and the Cleveland Cavaliers took the court for warmups, kept booing when he touched the ball, gave him a mixed reaction when he was introduced as a starter...
Via Fox Sports Florida
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James gets cheered in return to Miami for Christmas game

One of the lingering questions going into today’s match-up against the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Miami Heat was will LeBron James be booed or cheered by Miami Heat fans. During the player introductions at the American Airlines Arena, it appeared that LeBron got a positive reaction with many cheers by fans at the game: LeBron also received some love from teammate Dwyane Wade...
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10 hours ago  |  Discuss
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