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LeBron James hypercritical of his performance in Game 1 victory

In a playoff performance that would be a career-best for most players in the NBA, LeBron James still found plenty to criticize in his 31-point, eight-rebound, six-assist night on the court in the Cleveland Cavaliers’ 97-89 win over the Atlanta Hawks in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Most of James’ unhappiness with his...Read More The post LeBron James hypercritical...
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LeBron dominates as Cavaliers take Game 1 of East Finals

After putting up yet another great performance on Wednesday night, Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James is three wins away from earning his fifth consecutive trip to the NBA Finals. Leading Cleveland past the Atlanta Hawks 97-89 in Game 1, James scored 31 points, added eight rebounds and dished out six assists. Tying Stephen Curry for the most three-pointers in a single game...
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Eastern Conference Finals: The Cavs will win if…

After six years in banishment, the Cleveland Cavaliers have returned to the Eastern Conference Finals. A lot has changed since 2009: Then-President Barack Obama was trying to connect with the Twitter generation; Mad Men was receiving the praise of consumers; Taylor Swift was owning the Billboard charts; the Cleveland Browns were looking to improve upon a sub-.500 season; the Cleveland...
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Pics: Nike gets patriotic with the “U.S.A.” Kyrie 1

You knew LeBron James wasn’t going to be the only Cleveland Cavalier to get his own red, white and blue shoe in advance of the July 4 holiday, didn’t you? Though releasing a little later in the year, Nike’s Kyrie 1 is slated to join the LeBron 12 low in getting its very own “U.S.A.” colorway. Though Irving himself was born in Australia (which is also getting a version of...
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LeBron James: Paul Pierce made me a better player

  Paul Pierce’s NBA career may very well be over after the Washington Wizard’s playoff exit, but he certainly made an impression on plenty of players around the league.   And one of them is LeBron James. The Cleveland Cavaliers star said in an interview with The Plain Dealer on Sunday that he gives Pierce credit for making him the player he is today. James also...
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The Cleveland Cavaliers and The LeBron James Effect

The Cleveland Cavaliers crushed the hopes of thousands of Chicago Bulls fans Thursday night as the Cavaliers won their conference semi-finals bout with the Bulls 4-2. Three games ago, the nation began to write the Cavaliers out of the playoffs, thanks to the buzzer-beating bank shot from Derrick Rose. Sadly, the nation forgot that the Cleveland Cavaliers have the best basketball...
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Cavs driving the NBA playoffs ratings engine

Just like when LeBron James was with the Miami Heat, his new/old team the Cleveland Cavaliers are proving to be a ratings draw in the NBA Postseason. As the Cavs advance into the Eastern Conference Final against Atlanta, TNT has to be salivating over the potential for some high ratings. When Cleveland closed out its series with Chicago on Thursday, ESPN averaged an audience of...
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Poll finds voters think MJ could beat LeBron 1-on-1 now

Could Michael Jordan have taken LeBron James in his prime? It’s a question many of us would love to have answered, but we’ll never be able to find out. For some fans, they don’t even need MJ to be in his prime; they think he could take LeBron RIGHT NOW. A sports poll conducted by...Read More
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

The LeBron James takeover continues

They call him the King, but after LeBron James’ comments at the press conference Sunday following his game-winning buzzer-beater to tie up the Cleveland Cavaliers’ series with the Chicago Bulls at two games apiece, perhaps he should have a new title: coach. When asked about the play Cavaliers coach David Blatt had drawn up for the final shot, James revealed he was not supposed...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: LeBron hits incredible winning shot in Game 4

LeBron James committed turnovers and offensive fouls towards the end of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference semifinals Sunday against the Chicago Bulls, but he made up for it by making a buzzer-beater to lift the Cavaliers to a 96-94 win that evened the series at two. “We can’t lose this game. I made mistake...Read More
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

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