LeBron James

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Nick Neville
June 16, 2017 - 11:14 am
With the summer months upon us, the NBA rumor mill is operating at full force, and speculation that LeBron James will opt out of the third year of his contract after next season are among those rumors. Former Celtic, current CSNNE analyst, Brian Scalabrine believes LeBron to the Lakers is a done...
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Lucy Burdge
June 15, 2017 - 7:50 pm
LeBron will opt out of contract in 2018 to form a super team and "defend himself" in LA, league sources tell @TheVertical pic.twitter.com/vg3qlxLBbY — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVertioalNBA) June 13, 2017 Deadspin -- Adrian Wojnarowski did not report that LeBron James plans to opt out in 2018 and...
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Alex Reimer
June 13, 2017 - 3:05 pm
Seven years ago, LeBron James sat down with Jim Gray, and proclaimed he was taking his talents to South Beach. James decided to burn his hometown Cavaliers in free agency and sign with the Heat, joining forces with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh. The Celtics, who acquired Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen in...
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Lucy Burdge
June 12, 2017 - 8:31 am
Welcome to Monday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . MONDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Philadelphia at Boston, 7:10 p.m. (NESN, WEEI) NBA: Cleveland at Golden State, 9 p.m. (ABC) AROUND THE WEB: -- Rob...
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June 07, 2017 - 3:18 pm
The NBA finals seems to be putting a strain on the relationship between LeBron James and the media. Following Game 2, James gave these testy responses to reporters when questioned about his postgame interview being in the locker room instead of at the podium and if the Cavs need to defend home...
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Kyrie Irving dominated the Celtics in the Eastern Conference finals. (David Richard/USA Today Sports)
May 26, 2017 - 12:18 pm
Despite all the talk about the dominance of LeBron James, who heads to his seventh consecutive NBA Finals next week, in many ways it was the play of Kyrie Irving that proved to be the undoing of the Celtics in the Eastern Conference finals. The sixth-year point guard was outstanding throughout the...
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Al Horford played well in his first season in Boston. (Ken Blaze/USA Today Sports)
May 26, 2017 - 12:14 pm
When the Celtics signed Al Horford to a max contract last summer, they knew the 6-foot-10 center would make an immediate impact, but few expected him to help lead the team to the Eastern Conference finals. That's exactly what he and this Celtics team did, and while they fell short of their ultimate...
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LeBron James and Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas meet after game five of the Eastern conference finals of the NBA Playoffs at the TD Garden. (Greg M. Cooper/USA Today Sports)
Mike Petraglia
May 26, 2017 - 2:24 am
In the moments after becoming the NBA’s all-time leading playoff scorer in a Game 5 rout of the Celtics and heading to the NBA Finals for a seventh straight year, LeBron James began his press conference Thursday night talking about his friend, Isaiah Thomas. The superstar came up to Thomas after...
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Avery Bradley and the Celtics were overwhelmed by LeBron James and the Cavaliers in Game 5 of the Eastern finals Thursday at TD Garden. (Greg M. Cooper/USA Today Sports)
Mike Petraglia
May 25, 2017 - 10:54 pm
There would be no magical comeback on this night. There would be no slow start from LeBron James or Kyrie Irving. There would be only complete domination from start to finish by the defending NBA champions and an end to the Celtics upstart playoff run. Kyrie Irving opened the third quarter with...
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May 25, 2017 - 1:25 pm
LeBron James struggles were noticeable in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals and following the game Richard Jefferson said James was sick , leaving speculation James' illness also plagued him in Game 4. Despite noticeable sniffles while talking to the media during the Cavaliers shoot around...
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