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LeBron James made the right 'Decision,' as was obvious from the start

With back-to-back titles, LeBron's 'Decision' to join the Miami Heat looks smarter every day.<p>A very loud minority believed that LeBron James's 'Decision' in 2010 was a bad one for LeBron James. Most who vociferously disagreed with LeBron's move attacked the lack of tact afforded the good people of …

NBA Finals 2013: LeBron, the Heat, and the champions we've always wanted

Everyone loves to hate the Heat, but after a terrific seven-game series with the Spurs, it's impossible not to recognize their greatness.<p>The Spurs are such a fitting foil for the Heat that it's a shame it took three seasons to see it. Young vs. old, free agent extravaganza vs. savvy drafting, …

NBA Finals 2013: The ultimate player wins the ultimate series

The best NBA Finals in many years will be defined by the best player in the NBA today. This is an appreciation of LeBron James and the incredible basketball the Heat and Spurs provided.<p>MIAMI -- Is it safe to talk about LeBron James now? Ever since he came to this city, it has been practically …

LeBron James, Heat beat Spurs for second straight NBA title

MIAMI -- Victory in Game 7 brought more than another crown for LeBron James and the Miami Heat. It validated the team and its leader, forever …

LeBron James Really Did Grow Up In Inner City Poverty

The comments made some eyes roll. But it couldn't be more true.<p>Considering the dire circumstances into which he was born, his success story should be an inspiration to every single American.<p>LeBron's mother, Gloria James, was 16 years old when she had LeBron. He never met his father, Michael Wise of …

High School Basketball

Michael Jordan and LeBron James: How Their Paths to NBA Glory Are Very Similar

Chicago Bulls fans will say that Michael Jordan is the best player all-time. With six titles and five regular-season MVP awards, along with a list of other individual accolades, they would have a valid point.<p>Miami Heat fans will say that LeBron James is the best player in the league today, having …

Basketball

5 Stats That Prove LeBron James Just Had One Of The Greatest Seasons In NBA History

His team won 66 games and put together a 27-game winning streak, largely because he became an unstoppable force of basketball efficiency. He won MVP of both the regular season and the Finals, and the Heat won back-to-back titles.<p>Here are 5 stats that put his season in perspective:<p>When you throw in …

Basketball

NBA Finals Game 7 Draws 2nd Largest TV Audience in 15 Years

LeBron James may be one of the more polarizing figures in all of professional sports, but a ton of people sure tuned in to watch the Miami Heat forward win his second NBA championship.<p>According to a report from Sports Media Watch, ABC's affiliate ratings for Thursday night's Game 7 of the 2013 NBA …

Basketball

Game 7: 2nd-highest rating on ABC

NEW YORK -- The Heat's Game 7 win over the San Antonio Spurs drew the second-most viewers for the NBA Finals on ABC since the network took over the …

CHART: People Stopped Watching Porn During The NBA Finals

As the NBA series moved towards a climatic game seven, more and more people became interested and watched on television. And as more people became interested in the NBA Finals, fewer people were interested in watching porn.<p>Below is a look at the change in traffic at <i>PornHub.com</i> during the NBA Finals …

NBA Finals

Ray Allen's late 3 forces OT, Heat edge Spurs to force Game 7

MIAMI -- LeBron James saved a championship reign, canceled a celebration.<p>The toughest part now might be topping this performance in Game 7.<p>"It's by …

The Miami Heat Stage An Epic Comeback, Beat The Spurs In One Of Best NBA Games Of All Time

It was one of the most amazing games in NBA history.<p>Miami looked dead in the water twice.<p>They were down 10 points to start the 4th quarter, but LeBron James took over and gave them back the lead with 3 minutes left. They were also down 5 points in the final minute, but they got two clutch …

Basketball

LeBron loses the headband, takes over the NBA Finals

In the fourth quarter of tonight’s Game 6 of the NBA Finals, LeBron James lost something dear to him: his headband.<p>James’ headband has been knocked off before, but something strange happened this time. The Heat started playing better once the headband was gone. They Spurs started missing …

‘Spurs Don’t Have Way To Match Up With LeBron James’ « The DA Show – CBS Sports Radio

<b>MIAMI, FL - JUNE 3: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat looks on while playing against the Indiana Pacers in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference</b> …

A LeBron James Guide to Advanced Stats and Efficiency

LeBron James has been the most statistically efficient player in the NBA over each of the last six seasons.<p>Fueling this production for James has been an awareness of advanced statistics along with a personal dedication to improving in areas highlighted by these metrics.<p>During the 2012-13 campaign, …

Basketball

LeBron: Jordan's scouting wrong

MIAMI -- LeBron James thinks Michael Jordan's scouting report on him is wrong. And James keeps proving it.<p>As part of an extended interview with ESPN …

LeBron James' layup as time expires in OT lifts Heat past Pacers

MIAMI -- LeBron James caught the inbounds pass, changed direction and immediately attacked the rim.<p>There was no one in his way.<p>There was no stopping …