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NBA

Lebron James Has Double-Double Matching Season-High 14-Assists

James scored 14 of his 29 points in the fourth and matched a season high with 14 assists and the Cleveland Cavaliers held on to beat the Toronto Raptors 120-112 on Wednesday night. About the NBA: The NBA is the premier professional basketball league in

Toronto Star

James, Irving spark Cavaliers past Celtics

Cavs face Raptors at ACC Wednesday. Kyrie Irving back from shoulder injury. LeBron James hits milestone.

Cavaliers Blog | Akron Beacon Journal

Irving returns from shoulder injury, Cavaliers blast Celtics 110-79

CLEVELAND: Kyrie Irving returned from a shoulder injury to score 18 points, LeBron James scored 27 points and the Cavaliers hammered the Boston Celtics 110-79 on Tuesday. James moved past Ray Allen and into 21st place on the NBA’s all-time scoring list, while Irving looked sharp after missing the last two games with a strained left shoulder. The Celtics began the night averaging 108 points in their previous six games, but entered the fourth quarter Tuesday with 53 points and shooting 33 percent before they made a run when the Cavs cleared the bench. The Cavs had lost their last two...

NBA

Lebron James Moves into 21st on the NBA's All-Time Scoring List

Lebron James basket moves him up the NBA's All-Time Scoring List About the NBA: The NBA is the premier professional basketball league in the United States and Canada. The league is truly global, with games and programming in 215 countries and territorie

Plain Dealer

LeBron James elevating his game in MVP matchups and Tristan Thompson earning playing time late: Fedor's five observations

With Kyrie Irving nursing a shoulder injury in Cleveland and MVP candidate James Harden on the other side, LeBron James came out with the same aggressiveness he displayed in Thursday's win against the Golden State Warriors.

Chronicle-Telegram

Cavaliers: Kyrie Irving to miss today’s game in Houston; LeBron James expected back

CLEVELAND — The Cavaliers will be without at least one All-Star today in Houston. Point guard Kyrie Irving will miss his second straight game with a strained left shoulder, an injury the team had thought would only sideline him for one game. Irving injured his shoulder in the second half of Thursday night’s home win Read More...The post Cavaliers: Kyrie Irving to miss today’s game in Houston; LeBron James expected back appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright The Chronicle-Telegram. Your #1 source for Lorain County...

Cavaliers Blog | Akron Beacon Journal

Shoulder injury will keep Kyrie Irving out of Sunday's game at Houston

Kyrie Irving will miss his second game Sunday because of a strained left shoulder. Irving missed Friday’s loss at the Indiana Pacers and coach David Blatt was hopeful Irving could rejoin the team in Houston, but the team announced Saturday he was still in Cleveland receiving treatment and has been ruled out. LeBron James also missed Friday’s loss to the Pacers, but is still expected to return Sunday to face the Rockets. Irving injured the shoulder in the third quarter of Thursday’s win over the Golden State Warriors, but returned to play the fourth quarter. 

Akron Beacon Journal

Cavs 110, Warriors 99; Jason Lloyd's 31 thoughts on LeBron's MVP candidacy, Kyrie's injury

CLEVELAND: Thirty-one thoughts for 31 points from the Splash Brothers in an awfully impressive 110-99 takedown of the Golden State Warriors on Thursday… 1. Two weeks ago, on the Friday afternoon of All-Star weekend, LeBron James and Steph Curry joined NBA Commissioner Adam Silver for an NBA service project at a midtown Manhattan school. 2. At one point, a discussion about the MVP race surfaced. NBA TV’s Matt Winer, the event’s moderator, referred to James as a four-time MVP and to Curry as the favorite to win it this year. I wasn’t taking notes so I’m paraphrasing here, but...

Knicks Blog | ESPN New York

LeBron misses Melo at MSG

NEW YORK –- LeBron James missed his good friend Carmelo Anthony on Sunday at Madison Square Garden. With Anthony not in the building as he recovers from last week's season-ending knee surgery, James and the Cleveland Cavaliers cruised to a 101-83 win over the New York Knicks. “I know what he's going through,” James said when asked if he could relate to Anthony being the man on a struggling team compared to James’ early years in the league.

Houston Chronicle

With second half looming, here’s what to look for in the NBA

The Heat without LeBron James, the Lakers without Kobe Bryant, another tough road in the Western Conference. A neck-and-neck race for the MVP title. So far the NBA season hasn’t disappointed. There have been plenty of ups and downs and an abundance of storylines to follow from surprise teams to top players to season-ending injuries. […]

Chicago Bulls Blog | ESPN Chicago

LeBron: Rose can return to MVP level

NEW YORK -- LeBron James is convinced that Derrick Rose is going to return to MVP form in the future. After watching Derrick Rose go off for 30 points and seven assists in Thursday's loss to the Chicago Bulls, James believes that Rose is going to make his way all the back to an elite level after missing a majority of the last two and a half seasons because of two major knee injuries. "I think Derrick looked great last night," James said during Friday's All-Star media availability.

News-Herald

Cleveland Cavaliers: LeBron James cherishes being an All-Star

LeBron James has experienced more than his share of nagging injuries this season.He's missed a career-high 10 games with a strained lower back, sprained right wrist and a sprained right ankle. Sitting out the entire All-Star weekend would do his body a world of good.However, James wouldn't think of missing the All-Star Game on Feb.

Plain Dealer

No injuries, just stats for LeBron James in Cavaliers' win: Joe Vardon's instant analysis

LeBron James just missed on his first triple-double this season while the Cavs stomped the Lakers.

Plain Dealer

LeBron James hurt again but hopeful to play Sunday after Indiana snapped Cavaliers' win streak

LeBron James lamented wrist and ankle injuries and a call that went against him in Cleveland's first loss since Jan. 13.