It isn’t that Charles Barkley was unsympathetic to the herculean yet ultimately futile energy LeBron James expended in trying to win the NBA championship. It’s just that there was such a good burn to be had at the King’s expense. Barkley, playing in the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship Tournament in Lake Tahoe over the […]
Charles Barkley doesn ’t hold back. When asked about the Golden State Warriors’ 4-2 series win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals, Sir Charles responded as only he could—by jabbing LeBron James over his new movie Trainwreck. Here’s what Barkley told CSN Bay Area’s Jim Kozimor : LeBron flat-out ran out of gas. Show More Summary
LeBron James was masterful in the NBA Finals. So much so, he received votes for Finals MVP despite not winning the championship. That, however, is typically how sports work. Even if they had the best performance, athletes are rarelyShow More Summary
You need help to win elections, and when it comes to the world of sport, there are few endorsements worth more than those given by LeBron James. Liverpool's Jordan Henderson is competing with Sergio Aguero, Harry Kane and Thibaut Courtois for the right to join Leo Messi on the cover of FIFA 16, and LeBron has his back. Show More Summary
David Blatt wants you know two things: The Cleveland Cavaliers are going to win the 2016 NBA title, and LeBron James is a basketball prophet. Allow me to explain. While at a business conference in Israel (h/t SLAM), the Cavaliers head...Show More Summary
At a business conference Tuesday in Israel, Cleveland Cavaliers head coach David Blatt ended his speech by predicting a championship for LeBron “Moses” James and company next season. Blatt, preparing The post Cavs Coach David Blatt: ‘We’re Gonna Win the Championship Next Season’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Funniest, Craziest & Shadiest Comments On D. Wade’s IG Page After a messy break baby saga and divorce from ex-BFF/teammate LeBron James, NBA superstar D. Wade seems to be winning again with his gorgeous cornball boo Gabby Union and
After winning both the NBA Finals and NBA MVP, Stephen Curry has become hotter than any other player in the association. Now Curry’s jersey has become the most popular in the NBA, passing NBA Finals opponent, LeBron James. First @StephenCurry30...Show More Summary
The 2015 NBA Finals produced a number of interesting storylines, like the monster Finals performance of LeBron James and the unlikely but much-deserved MVP win by Andre Iguodala. However, the only storyline that’s inspired a Hollywood movie (so far) is the rise of Matthew Dellavedova. That’s right. A Matthew Dellavedova movie is currently in the […]
LeBron James dragged a threadbare Cleveland Cavaliers roster to within two wins of an NBA title, an effort that showed why, for so many reasons, James is the easiest player in the league to manage. His mere presence practically assures...Show More Summary
LeBron James confirms the adage that even an all-time great cannot win without help
“This team has traveled more than James Harden and LeBron James to win the title!”
The question didn't hit Jim Chones quite right, because it wasn't something the former Cleveland center and current radio analyst had cared to consider. It was posed about an hour prior to Game 3 of the NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena,...Show More Summary
Coming out of the Finals, we heard a lot about Mike D'Antoni's approach to basketball being vindicated, among some other falsehoods.
At the beginning of the season, the Cleveland Cavaliers had three All-Stars who were supposed to win them a title: LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love. One by one, LeBron's No. 2 and 3 guys fell off, both suffering season-ending...Show More Summary
LeBron James wasn't able to win an NBA championship in his first season back in Cleveland, but his return boosted the Cavaliers' revenue significantly. With James back on the team, the Cavaliers saw their revenue jump 45% this season compared to the 2013-14 season, according to Sports Business Daily. Show More Summary
The spilled champagne hasn't dried from the Golden State Warriors' long-awaited championship celebration. LeBron James' fuel tanks haven't refilled from carrying the injury-riddled Cleveland Cavaliers to within two wins of the franchise's first title. The dust from the 2015 NBA Finals could take days or even weeks to settle. Show More Summary
I am glad Stephen Curry and his Golden State Warriors won the NBA championship last night. I am not a LeBron James hater but I am no fan of his either. Beyond the decision, the few years in South Beach with the Miami Heat, and the re-decision to return to Cleveland, there is the constant [...] The post The Good Guy Wins (NBA Finals recap) appeared first on The Moderate Voice.
The Golden State Warriors prevailed over the Cleveland Cavaliers in the National Basketball Association Finals, but Cavs forward LeBron James still ruled Facebook. James generated twice as much conversation on the social network as any...Show More Summary
Despite putting together one of the single best Finals in NBA history, LeBron James was not named MVP. There would have been little historical precedent for James to win the award despite his team losing the series. In fact, you have...Show More Summary