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Latest News / Dec 8, 2014 / 8:00 pm

Photos: LeBron, Kyrie, KG Wear “I Can’t Breathe” Shirts Before Cavs-Nets

LeBron James

NBA players are taking a stand. After Derrick Rose wore an “I Can’t Breathe” shirt on Saturday in support of Eric Garner and protests related to recent police killings, other players are following suit tonight. LeBron James, Kyrie Irving, Kevin Garnett, and more all donned the tees prior to Monday’s matchup between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Brooklyn Nets. Read More »

Smack / Dec 7, 2014 / 3:00 pm

LeBron James Calls Derrick Rose’s Shirt “Spectacular,” Says He’s “Looking For One”

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LeBron James and Derrick Rose are fierce rivals on the court. Off the floor, though, the superstars are teammates in the ongoing struggle for justice and progress. After Rose wore an “I Can’t Breathe” shirt in support Eric Garner during warmups last night, James praised the gesture and said he’s “looking for” a shirt of his own. Read More »

GIFs / Dec 6, 2014 / 2:15 am

GIF: Kyrie Irving’s Defensive Hustle Leads To LeBron’s Behind-The-Back Dime

Kyrie Irving, LeBron James

Perhaps it was the shoes? Cavs point guard — and newest Nike signature athlete — Kyrie Irving has made a point to become a better defender this season. In one electrifying sequence Friday night against the Raptors, he showed off his new-found commitment on that side of the court. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / Dec 6, 2014 / 1:45 am

Watch LeBron “Magic” James Notch Another Double-Double In Win Over Raptors

LeBron James, Terrence Ross

After putting up 19 points and 12 assists against the Knicks in Cleveland’s 90-87 win, LeBron James put up another double-double against the Eastern Conference’s best when the Cavs defeated the Raptors Friday night, 105-91. The four-time MVP is 6-8 and prefers to get his teammates involved, so it’s not that much of a stretch to call him a more bruising facsimile of Magic Johnson. Read More »

NBA / Dec 3, 2014 / 5:00 pm

Sarcastic LeBron James Says Cavs Getting All-Star Game Would Be “Too Much”

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The Cleveland Cavaliers have placed a bid to host the 2018 NBA All-Star Game. Might LeBron James serve as pitchman for the project? Perhaps not. Asked his thoughts on the February classic coming to Northeast Ohio, James sarcastically said hysteria surrounding the event would be “too much.” Read More »

NBA / Dec 2, 2014 / 8:00 pm

Video: LeBron James Gives Embarrassing Defensive Effort On Greek Freak Slam

LeBron James, Giannis Antetokounmpo

We’ve been critical of LeBron James’ defensive performance all season long. And even though the Cleveland Cavaliers have been better on that side of the ball recently, it’s not necessarily due to The King’s influence. Case in point: LeBron letting Giannis Antetokounmpo blow right by him for a dunk in tonight’s game against the Milwaukee Bucks. Read More »

NBA / Dec 1, 2014 / 6:15 pm

Clippers’ Blake Griffin, Cavaliers’ LeBron James Named Players Of The Week

Blake Griffin, LeBron James (USATODAY)

So much for desperation in Los Angeles and Cleveland. After leading their teams to undefeated records, the Clippers’ Blake Griffin and Cavaliers’ LeBron James have been named NBA Conference Players of the Week for games played between November 24th and November 30th. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 1, 2014 / 5:15 pm

LeBron James Has Stopped Doing The Chalk Toss…Again

LeBron James

The Cavs couldn’t have had two more inverse weeks than the last two. After going 0-4 and facing an avalanche of criticism during four consecutive losses from Nov. 17-22, the Cavs bounced back and went 3-0 last week with LeBron James averaging 25.7 points, 5.3 rebounds, 8.7 assists rebounds and 2.3 steals per game in that span. But after bringing the chalk toss back for his move to Cleveland — following a fan vote — he’s nixed the iconic pre-game ritual. Read More »

GIFs, Video / Nov 29, 2014 / 8:15 pm

LeBron James Fools Pacers By Pointing Directions, Dishing Sweet No-Look

LeBron James

LeBron James

LeBron James, thespian? Watch The King show off his acting chops and fool the Indiana Pacers’ defense by pointing and barking directions to Shawn Marion before dishing a sweet no-look pass to Kyrie Irving for a layup. Read More »

Latest News / Nov 24, 2014 / 1:15 pm

LeBron James On Cavaliers’ Losing Streak: “I’m Not Doing My Job”

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LeBron James isn’t infallible. But due to his consistent excellence and growing list of accomplishments, The King is afforded leeway other star players aren’t during rare times of team and individual struggle. Rightfully so, too. Read More »