ESPN gives a first look at its E:60 special on Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry. In the preview, LeBron James, Kevin Durant and Barack Obama gush over Curry's skills as a ball-handler and shooter. The full segment can be seen Thursday at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN. [ESPN] Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Bandwagon fans suck. You support a team through thick and thin, in good times and in bad. Then they get good, and all of a sudden you’re one in a million, and there is no easy way to differentiate yourself from the phonies. It’s all too common, and it makes you want to punch somebody […]
Week. Made. If you’re still mourning the fact that the rumored “Space Jam” sequel with LeBron James turned out to be, well, just a rumor, then we’ve got the perfect pick-me-up. The Los Angeles Clippers’ Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan...Show More Summary
LeBron James is the most popular athlete in about half of all U.S. states. Or rather, he is — if this map is to be believed: The above map, from Best Tickets, purports to show who is the "most popular athlete" in every state. And much of the initial coverage of the geographical infographic parroted the claim. Show More Summary
Derrick Rose is the most-searched by depressed residents of Illinois.
They call him "King James," not "President James." But a new map of the nation shows LeBron James winning the popularity contest in states representing a bare majority of the United States. LBJ--see, he already has the familiar presidential...Show More Summary
Mining Google search traffic can be very revealing, as Andrew Powell-Morse at BestTickets.com discovered. He took a look at the athlete whose name was the most searched in all 50 states and discovered five key things: 1. It’s LeBron James’s country, you’re just living in it. Football players may be more searched than basketball, but […]
Five quick-hitting Miami Heat items in advance of Game 2 against Charlotte: 1. LeBron James isn't Larry Bird's biggest concern at the moment. Bird's focus is on his role as the president of the plummeting Indiana Pacers and trying to do or say something, anything, to steady them. Show More Summary
Everybody thinks NBA playoff success depends on high-profile, face-of-the-franchise players like LeBron James, Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant. There's a good reason for that: To a large extent, it's true. Stars shine brightest in the postseason. Show More Summary
Before "The Decision," LeBron James was one of the most beloved athletes in the world. Once he left Cleveland, he became arguably the most hated athlete in the United States for the better part of a year. Plenty of "bandwagon haters" came out to rip James when he joined the Miami Heat, even though the superstar made the move to chase championships. Show More Summary
There's a neat narrative in the NBA today (which we help perpetuate ) that LeBron James and Kevin Durant are the best players in the league by a mile, each season a clash between two great legacies in the making. But how true is this, really? Read more...
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The defending champion Miami Heat started their bid for a third straight title on Sunday against the Charlotte Bobcats. LeBron James and company are looking to cement their legacy as one of the best teams in the history of the league, and the upstart Bobcats represent the first obstacle to a championship. Watch the video for full highlights. Show More Summary
The Miami Heat survived first- and third-quarter surges from the Charlotte Bobcats, pulling away in the final frame for a 99-88 victory Sunday at AmericanAirlines Arena. Miami was led by superstar forward LeBron James, who scored 27Show More Summary
With two minutes remaining in the fourth quarter of the Miami Heat's 99-88 Game 1 win over the Charlotte Bobcats on Sunday, LeBron James swished the second of two free throws to move into eighth place on the NBA's all-time postseason...Show More Summary
While the 2014 NBA draft class might not have the next Anthony Davis, LeBron James or Dwight Howard, there is some top-notch talent available that will surely re-shape the futures of several of the Association's middling franchises. Much of the talent in this year's class is raw in certain aspects of the game. Show More Summary
Fans who watch the Miami Heat vs. the Charlotte Bobcats game one live online might expect Lebron James and company to begin their march to the finals of the 2014 NBA playoffs. Especially after the epic collapse of the Indiana Pacers against the Atlanta Hawks on Saturday, it appears the Heat are poised for an
LeBron James and the Miami Heat will officially begin the defense of their title on Easter Sunday against the Charlotte Bobcats. After winning the last two titles, plenty of discussion has centered on whether anyone in the Eastern Conference can prevent the Heat from making a third straight trip to the NBA Finals. Show More Summary
Here’s the Miami Herald reporting on the LeBron James and the Heat, who tomorrow begin their first-round playoff series against the Charlotte Bobcats, who are owned by NBA legend Michael Jordan: James has two NBA championships. Jordan won six. James has four NBA MVPs. Jordan earned five. James is a better athlete. Jordan is a tough [...]