Saying "violence isn't the answer," Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James criticized the rampant rioting in Ferguson, Missouri, and spoke out about the announcement that Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson was not being indicted for the August shooting of a local teenager. Show More Summary
Fact: LeBron James and Kyrie Irving have played more career minutes together (399) than Jimmy Butler and Derrick Rose (314). Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: Kelly Scaletta Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
LeBron James and the Cavaliers look to get back to.500 with a victory over the Wizards. That and more on Wednesday's NBA slate. A day before the NBA takes a rare break to celebrate Thanksgiving, fans should be grateful for a full slate of games that sees 26 teams in action. Show More Summary
LeBron James was going home eventually. Most everyone around the NBA expected him to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers at some point before his career ended; after all, he'd never fully severed ties with the area and being viewed as a traitor where he grew up didn't seem like something James wanted to face for the rest of his life. Show More Summary
Like many others around the NBA, LeBron James reacted strongly and emotionally to the grand jury’s decision Monday not to indict white police officer Darren Wilson, in the shooting death […] The post LeBron James on Ferguson: ‘Violence is Not the Answer and Retaliation is Not the Solution’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
It is common for top overall picks to endure some losing at the inception of their NBA careers, as an extension of the circumstances that led to their selection. LeBron James lost 54 of his first 100 games in the NBA, and while thatShow More Summary
The Kevin Love-LeBron James experiment is still in its infancy, so naturally there appears to be a lot of room for growth. Love continues to adjust to his new role as sidekick alongside James, just a year after averaging 26.1 pointsShow More Summary
(John Hinderaker) Last night, basketball player Lebron James tweeted this graphic: As many have noted, there are obvious parallels between the Trayvon Martin and Michael Brown cases. Both were young black men who were, as we were told countless times, unarmed. Show More Summary
Before the season Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh made some interesting comments about the downside of playing with LeBron James. Bosh had to sacrifice his game more than anyone else during Miami's Big 3 era, and he warned Kevin Love and the rest of the Cleveland Cavaliers that they were going to go through the same thing. Show More Summary
"Bad" by LeBron's standards, that is. But even LeBron doesn't deny the Cavs are losing because he's not as good as he needs to be. Here are three areas he needs to improve. Did you know the Cavaliers are struggling? Boy, that sure came as a surprise to everyone. Show More Summary
LeBron James, Magic Johnson, and others took to social media to react to the decision in the Mike Brown case Monday night. The post Star Athletes Speak Out Against Ferguson Decision appeared first on ThinkProgress.
"As a society how do we do better and stop things like this happening time after time!!" A photo posted by LeBron James (@kingjames) on Nov 11, 2014 at 7:06pm PST As a society how do we do better and stop things like this happening time after time!! I'm so sorry to these families. Show More Summary
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. says he's been BOMBARDED with praise since that one-handed miracle grab... but the best moment involved a tweet from LeBron James. OBJ was at Steiner Sports in NYC last night when revealed that…
Kevin Love called Tuesday night’s matchup between Cleveland and Orlando a “must-win” affair, and the Cavs certainly played like it in their 106-74 laugher against the Magic. LeBron James led […] The post LeBron James Dominates in the Cavs’ Blowout of Orlando (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
That and more in Tuesday's NBA newsletter. Good morning. Let's basketball. THE CAVS ARE BACK, PERHAPS: I mean, it was against the Magic. LeBron had 29 in three quarters. PLAYS OF THE NIGHT: You decide. Option A: Jamal Crawford nutmegs...Show More Summary
When the announcement came Monday night that there would be no indictment of police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., athletes went straight to social media to register their responses. Wow. Just wow. Shameful. What will it take??? — Serena Williams (@serenawilliams) November 25, 2014 On […]
He’s been touted and lauded, the hype so hot it would sear a weaker man to ash. He’s been doubted and derided, his name dragged through mud thickened by insolent ink. No matter how many feats he meets, it’ll be the blunders from a decade...Show More Summary
For LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, this was how things were supposed to go. James got in, dominated and got out early in a 106-74 victory over the Orlando Magic on Monday, giving the Cavs a win they desperately needed—according...Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Orlando Magic, 106-74, on Monday night, snapping a four-game losing streak. LeBron James led the Cavs with 29 points and 11 assists in 31 minutes. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com