Louisiana 8th-grader throws down impressive dunk

LeBron James' first dunk was in eighth grade, but was it as impressive as Devion Dunbar? Who you ask? Remember the name, because Dunbar might be a household name in a few years. The 6-foot-1 eighth-grader of Sicily Island High School in Louisiana stunned the crowd at the LHSAA Boys Class C Championship game with a jaw-dropping dunk. Sicily Island didn't win the title, but...
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The Heat threw in the towel for the number one spot in the Eastern Conference, and they don't care

With the Heat losing Saturday night against the Hawks, and with the Pacers win over the Thunder Sunday. The Heat gambled by sitting James and Bosh Monday against the Wizards. They basically gave up, seeing that the Pacers would likely beat the Magic in their final regular season game. The Heat could have went for it against the Wizards, banking on a possible Pacers loss. ESPN LeBron...
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LeBron James wears Papa Smurf Nike 11′s in Instagram photo

Over the years, we’ve posted some pretty epic sneakers based on looks and the latest comes to us from Miami Heat star LeBron James. Check out the below Instagram photo that LeBron snapped earlier tonight which shows off a pair of Nike 11′s in a special blue “Papa Smurf” color: Those are some pretty fly kicks if you happen to ask me… *** James image courtesy of Getty Images
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LeBron James Is Just as Surprised as You Are That Corey Brewer Scored 51 Points

You probably did a double-take when you read Corey Brewer’s stat line from Friday’s game. I know I did. Brewer exploded for a career-high 51 points in a Minnesota Timberwolves win. Yes, 51. So you can imagine the reaction LeBron James had to hearing of Brewer’s epic night (via Tom Haberstroh): "LeBron, hear about Corey Brewer?" "Nah." "He scored 51...
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Report: Heat center Greg Oden likely done for season

The Miami Heat signed often injured big man Greg Oden this past offseason in hopes to counter Indiana Pacers’ center Roy Hibbert come playoff time. Unfortunately for the Heat, that doesn’t appear that it will have a chance to happen. According to a report from ESPN’s Brian Windhorst, Oden is not expected to be available for the remainder of the season and likely the playoffs...
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Why the Miami Heat made the playoffs

The Miami Heat have been one of the top two teams in the Eastern Conference all season. They currently are the second seed in the East after losing to the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night. The Indiana Pacers have outplayed the Heat all season until recently, so the Heat are lucky to even have a chance at the top spot in the East. Coming into the season, everybody knew the Miami...
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LeBron James throws down perfectly timed reverse putback slam (Video)

Miami Heat superstar LeBron James provided another incredible athletic move for the highlight reels with a perfectly timed reverse putback slam dunk during the first quarter of Wednesday night's game against Memphis.James was following up a shot attempted by teammate Mario Chalmers, who was guarded by two big men and couldn't get a good look at the basket. The focus on Chalmers...
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LeBron James Laughs Off Nets as Heat’s Biggest Threat, Says Plumlee Fouled Him (Video)

The Miami Heat are 0-4 against the Brooklyn Nets on the NBA season, with their most recent loss coming on Tuesday in thrilling fashion. The game ended with LeBron James having a seemingly wide-open dunk attempt for the win, only to have it blocked by Mason Plumlee. LeBron spoke to reporters after the game, with TNT’s Craig Sager asking him his thoughts on the final play. LeBron...
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LeBron dismisses Craig Sager's question about Nets

Though the Nets swept the season series with the Heat on Tuesday night with a 1 point victory in Miami, LeBron James scoffed when Craig Sager asked if Brooklyn was the Heat’s “biggest challenge in the East,” replying “Get out of here, Craig.”   The post LeBron James Tells Craig Sager To ‘Get Out Of Here’ When Asked If Nets Are Playoff Threat To Heat (Video) appeared...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James reminisces about his once intact hairline

The Miami Heat‘s LeBron James has gained two NBA Championships, four regular-season MVPs and two Finals MVPs—and his hairline has faded throughout the process. In an Instagram repost of wife Savannah’s touching picture of LeBron and first-born LeBron James Jr., LBJ remembers his hairline’s better days, captioning the photo: “That boy corners was alive back then! Good God...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

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