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Fear The Sword Aug 19, 2016

LeBron James isn’t done with USA Basketball

LeBron tells ESPN’s Rachel Nichols that he hasn’t retired from Team USA. LeBron James may not be in Rio this summer with Team USA, but that doesn’t mean he’s done playing internationally for the United States. LeBron recently sat down with ESPN’s Rachel Nichols for an interview and she shared this tidbit from the interview on Twitter: Oh & yes, talked Olympics with LeBron too. Here was his quote to me. (Also noted how, gosh, Tokyo is a nice city ) pic.twitter.com/1jgbr51sab— Rachel Nichols (@Rachel__Nichols) August 17, 2016 That quote certainly makes it seem as if James...
Fear The Sword Aug 19, 2016

How long can LeBron James Stay LeBron James?

LeBron’s been operating at a consistent, elite level for 13 years. How can the Cavs help keep him going? LeBron James is quite good. Everyone knows this. He’s by most rational standards one of the top 5-7 players of all time. Just based on pure talent and skill, he’s probably one of the top three. One thing that has made LeBron particularly incredible is his level of consistency. He entered the league in 2003-2004, averaging 20.9 points, 5.5 rebounds, and 5.9 assists per game as a 19-year-old rookie. Since then, he’s been perhaps the most consistent producer in terms of pure output...

Landry Jones hopes to build off four-pick “learning experience”

Steelers wide receiver Sammie Coates took the blame for quarterback Landry Jones first interception of the night. Finding scapegoats for the other three would prove tougher. On a night when the Steelers held out most of their regular skill-position players against the Eagles, Jones threw a total of four interceptions. One was returned for a

Ricky Rubio opens up about loss of his mother

There are few things in this world Ricky Rubio loves more than basketball, the electricity he feels when hes on the fastbreak, teammates running with him and a no-look lob pass just begging to be thrown.
News-Herald Aug 18, 2016
LeBron James says he wishes he was with US team in Rio

LeBron James says he wishes he was with US team in Rio

LeBron James misses the Olympic stage.The Cleveland superstar, who decided to skip his fourth Olympics after leading the Cavaliers to an NBA title in June, said in an interview with ESPN's Rachel Nichols that he's keeping an eye on his teammates at the Rio Games.

LeBron James gives J.R. Smith an assists on Finals-altering block

LeBron James helped the Cavaliers capture the 2016 NBA championship with a legacy-defining block of Andre Iguodala in the final minutes of Game 7. LeBron has rightfully been exalted for the chase-down play, an incredible feat of athleticism and timing on the biggest stage. But LeBron is sharing the credit with J.R. Smith. LeBron, via []

Avenatti says NFL is being cheap with its settlement offer

On Thursday morning, the Hall of Fame/NFL made a settlement offer to fans who attended a Hall of Fame Game that wasnt played. Lawyer Michael Avenatti, who filed the lawsuit that sparked the enhanced refund policy, wasnt impressed by the move. Once again, the league is trying to get off cheap with their fans, Avenatti

Hall of Fame sweetens the pot for customers who attended canceled game

The NFL apparently wont be accepting the offer to settle the pending lawsuit over the cancellation of the Hall of Fame Game. On Thursday, the Hall of Fame undoubtedly spurred by the litigation filed a week ago announced an enhanced refund policy, which gives ticketholders more than the face value of their tickets.

Looking to make the leap: Kevin Fiala

The Predators first-round pick from 2014 is looking to make an impact in the NHL this season.
Akron Beacon Journal Aug 18, 2016

LeBron James talks college, 'Hustle' and defending the Cavs title on 'Daily Show', 'GMA'

LeBron James stopped by Daily Show with Trevor Noah on Wednesday night to chat about his involvement in the Akron community and his new show. James took some time to shout out the University of Akron because of his partnership with the school, which includes a full scholarship to the university for all the students in his program. MORE: LeBron James announces full scholarships to University of Akron for his I PROMISE kids  The Cavs superstar, who famously skipped college to become the No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft, quipped, “I’ve had kids say, ‘Well Mr. James, you want us to go to...

Dez Bryant is more confident than ever

Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant has never lacked for confidence. But this year its on another level. Bryant was asked this week if he thinks hes having the best training camp of his career, and he didnt hesitate to say he is. Hell yeah, Bryant said, via the Dallas Morning News. My mind is right. My

If Team USA’s highlights against Argentina don’t excite you, the bench reactions will (video)

Kevin Durant Eurostepping, Kyrie Irving crossing over, DeAndre Jordan powerfully dunking and DeMar DeRozan acrobatically dunking and Team USAs bench going wild for it all. Watch highlights of the Americans quarterfinal win over Argentina: Whats better the way USA Basketball played today or the way their bench reacted?https://t.co/V1cn1TEFpH https://t.co/yeG6Cigi4i NBC Olympics (@NBCOlympics) []
Plain Dealer Aug 17, 2016

LeBron James: It's 'my dream' to own an NBA team

LeBron James says he could be an NBA owner or general manager in a new podcast for his Uninterrupted, an online, social-media-driven platform for athletes.
Bright Side Of The Sun Aug 17, 2016

LeBron James says Suns’ Devin Booker will be an All-Star

On a podcast this week, four-time league MVP LeBron James suggested that Suns teenager Devin Booker will be a “really, really, really good All-Star in the league.” The star predictions keep coming in for Phoenix Suns teenager Devin Booker, this time by the game’s greatest player of this millenium, LeBron James. Previously, the 19-year old Booker has been heavily praised as having a great future by All-Stars Dwyane Wade, Jimmy Butler, Klay Thompson and DeMarcus Cousins, to name a few. Now it’s 4-time League and current NBA Champion MVP LeBron James’ turn. Someone who is under the...
Plain Dealer Aug 17, 2016

LeBron James misses playing for Team USA, leaves door open for a 2020 Olympics return

LeBron James' days of playing in the Olympics may not be over despite his absence on this year's team, which is chasing a third straight gold medal at the Rio Games.

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