Three reasons LeBron's third title is bigger than basketball

More than a week has passed, and the realization that LeBron James is a three-time NBA champion has truly sunk in. By defeating the NBA record-breaking Golden State Warriors, he added his most prized achievement to a career that is among the most accomplished in NBA history. As the final buzzer sounded and the reality of the moment was clear, he jumped in elation, as teammates met...
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LeBron banner to stay in place outside Quicken Loans Arena

Despite original plans to the contrary, the iconic banner of Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James that looms across the street from Quicken Loans Arena will stay put, per a statement from Sherwin-Williams, the owner of the building on which the celebrated image appears. There it is. pic.twitter.com/rRm110eHWZ — Dave McMenamin (@mcten) June 22, 2016 It was previously...
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WATCH: Lebron James takes the League to swat school with these blocks

After LeBron James’ crazy block that may have well sealed their championship against the Warriors late on in Game 7, naturally you want to see more chasedown blocks from the King. LeBron has made a habit of making those this year and in the past, and in case you forgot about most of them this compilation video is over eight and a half minutes long. Sit back, relax and enjoy the...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James adopted the TACKMA approach

Have you ever noticed that LeBron James often wears apparel with a “T” emblazoned on it? That “T” that is often engraved across LeBron James’ hats and clothes represents the clothing line TACKMA, which is owned by Columbus, Ohio native Jeffrey Schottenstein. For those who don’t know, TACKMA stands for “They All Can Kiss My Ass.” On his quest to lead the Cleveland...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron: ‘It took a kid from Akron’ to deliver title to Cleveland

LeBron James was left hoarse from his passionate speech in front of an estimated 1.3 million Cavaliers fans on Wednesday in downtown Cleveland at the team's victory parade. But that didn’t stop his words from resonating with his fans during a celebration Thursday in his hometown of Akron. 24,000 fans packed inside and around an Akron outdoor concert venue celebrated their native...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron stands to forfeit $3M by signing one-year deal with Cavs

If LeBron James does in fact return to the Cleveland Cavaliers next season and sign his patented one-year deal with a player option, he stands to lose about $3 million when compared what he could make on the open market, ESPN’s Brian Windhorst reports. James made no bones about his intent to stay with the Cavaliers and defend the team’s title with a handful of comments made...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James leaning ‘no’ on Rio Olympics

LeBron James will not likely play for Team USA this summer for the 2016 Rio Olympics after a long season that ended with an NBA title. ESPN’s Marc Stein reports James as telling reporters during his victory parade with the Cleveland Cavaliers that he is leaning “no” for another go-round with the U.S. men’s basketball team. LeBron James, meanwhile, told various reporters...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James hosting free celebratory event in Akron

Winning a championship in Cleveland with the Cavaliers meant everything to LeBron James, who grew up in nearby Akron, Ohio. Therefore it is with much anticipation and joy that James prepares to celebrate with his hometown fans in Akron, just one day after he and his Cavs teammates were lauded by an estimated 1.3 million people in downtown Cleveland Wednesday. James and his charity...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James says he has 'no plans' to leave Cavaliers

Before boarding his float for the Cleveland Cavaliers championship parade Wednesday, LeBron James said he plans on staying with the Cavs next year. “I love it here. I love being here. I love my teammates,” James told Joe Vardon of cleveland.com. “Obviously my agent will take care of all the logistical things but, I’m happy. I’ve got no plans to go nowhere at this point...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jim Brown: LeBron James deserves statue

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Golden State Warriors in seven games and delivered a championship win to “The Land” for the first time in 52 years. Whether the Warriors choked the series away or the Cavaliers won it doesn’t matter, as James was crowned king again, even though Kyrie Irving hit the biggest shot of Game 7 from three-point range over league...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

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