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NBA playoffs roundup: Bulls and Clippers take 2-1 series leads

NBA Basketball How happy is Chicago to have its star point guard back? Derrick Rose put the Bulls on his back in a gutty 99-96 win over LeBron James and the Cavaliers, capped by his dramatic buzzer-beating banked 3-pointer to win the game.  MORE: Noah, Barnes fined | LINEMAKERS: Saturday’s take | PHOTOS: Second-round ga...
Tags: Travel, Los Angeles, Chicago, Nba, Rockets, Espn, Lebron James, Houston, Derrick Rose, Cleveland, Smith, Rivers, Griffin, James, Rose, Howard

LeBron's spill sends Twitter into frenzy over NBA camera policy

NBA Opinions gushed forth Thursday night on the NBA’s policy for cameras under the basket after LeBron James suffered a nasty gash on his head when he crashed into a videographer early in Game 4 of the NBA Finals. As you might expect, many of the takes were, if not hot, then warm. #LeBronJames get hurt from a camera I can put my life on it that the #NBA will change how close the cameras can bee — XChris...
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LeBron James hits insane full-court shot

NBA It’s just not fair how good LeBron James is.  The Cavaliers star decided to have a little fun gettin loose during shoot around. In what looks effortless, James simply winds up and throws a football-style pass into the hoop. There is no earthly reason for one person to be this good. MORE: LeBron James’ son thinks Michael Jordan is better | Iman Shumpert’s playoff anthem | Evan Turner can’t dunk on James...
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Carmelo Anthony Reveals How LeBron James Recruited Him To The Lakers [Video]

Carmelo Anthony reveals how LeBron James approached him about joining the Los Angeles Lakers roster for this upcoming season.
Tags: News, Newsletter, Nba, Jazz, Lebron James, Viral Video, Behind The Scenes, Los Angeles Lakers, Anthony, Carmelo Anthony, The Lakers, Did You Know, For Your Viewing Pleasure, For Discussion, Ballers, Really

Dave's Hot Chicken adds rapper Drake as latest celebrity investor

Drake, the Canadian hip-hop star, taking a minority stake in Dave’s Hot Chicken, the fried-chicken chain that’s backed by investors such as Boston Red Sox Chairman Tom Werner and actor Samuel L. Jackson. Dave’s Hot Chicken is following a celebrity-driven playbook that’s similar to that of Blaze Pizza, which shares a leadership team with Dave’s and counts NBA superstar LeBron James as an investor. Subscribe to Ad Age now for award-winning news and insight. Launched in 2017, Dave’s Hot Chi...
Tags: Taylor Swift, Instagram, California, Advertising, Chicago, Dave, Canada, Nba, Lebron James, Drake, Jackson, Boston Red Sox, Werner, Instagram and Twitter, Blaze Pizza, Tom Werner

NBA All-Stars from Kevin Durant to Al Horford face wild trade rumor mill

NBA TORONTO — James Harden raised his eyebrows and let out a short sigh. He was being asked about the potential for a shakeup within his team, the Rockets, and took the fallback position that seems to have become the bunker of choice for big-name players here in the frozen North.“It’s out of my control,” he said. “I just focus on what I can control. This weekend, I’m having a good time, so I don’t really worry about that.” MORE: Ranking every...
Tags: Travel, New York, DeMarcus Cousins, Sacramento, Toronto, Atlanta, Kings, Nba, Rockets, North, Lebron James, Houston, Cleveland, Denver, Anthony, Lakers

Clippers’ Steve Ballmer optimistic about short- and long-term prospects

LOS ANGELES — Steve Ballmer said he surveyed everyone he could think of about the Clippers’ new arena plans, Kawhi Leonard included. The team’s owner asked his star for his reaction to the innovative scoreboard they’re planning to install in the Intuit Dome, which is slated to open in 2024. That scoreboard is, to borrow Ballmer’s description: “A two-sided, oval-shaped halo scoreboard – first in basketball! – that will circle the top of the bowl, gleaming with 44,000 square feet of LED lights!” T...
Tags: Utah, Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Michael Jordan, Steve Ballmer, Nba, Tim Duncan, Lebron James, Reggie Jackson, Phoenix, Moreno Valley, Paul George, George, Kevin Durant

Clubhouse Reaches Content Partnership With The SpringHill Company

Media conglomerate The SpringHill Company, led by LeBron James and Maverick Carter, will create audio programming related to big moments in sports and culture for social audio application Clubhouse under a partnership that was revealed Thursday. A series of SpringHill Live rooms are planned throughout the remainder of September on SpringHill's club, including (all at...
Tags: Advertising, Lebron James, Maverick Carter, Springhill, Social Pro Daily, SpringHill Company, Audio & Podcasting

LeBron James’ SpringHill Nears Strategic Investment From Group Led by RedBird Capital

LeBron James’ content company SpringHill is in advanced talks to secure a significant strategic investment from a consortium including Fenway Sports Group, RedBird Capital and Nike, insiders told Variety. While the NBA legend and his longtime business partner Maverick Carter have expressly told potential suitors they are not looking for a full acquisition, sources said […]
Tags: News, Nike, Nba, Lebron James, Fenway Sports Group, Maverick Carter, Springhill, RedBird Capital, SpringHill Nears Strategic Investment From Group, Fenway Sports Group RedBird Capital

Some Sweet Black Matrimony-dom: LeBron And Savannah James Celebrate Eight Years Of Happily Wedded Bliss

LeBron James and his wife Savannah both took some time to share sweet eighth-anniversary messages on Instagram. The couple were wed in 2013 but have been nearly inseparable since they first started dating as teenagers in Akron, Ohio.
Tags: News, Instagram, Nba, Weddings, Jazz, Lebron James, Wags, Athletes, Celebrity News, Savannah, Congratulations, Bangers, For Your Viewing Pleasure, Matrimony-dom, Ballers, Coupled Up

LeBron James ‘I Promise’ Documentary Film Picked Up by YouTube Originals, Premiere Date Set (EXCLUSIVE)

“I Promise,” a documentary film that tells the story of LeBron James’ efforts to close the educational achievement gap in his hometown of Akron, Ohio, is coming to the YouTube Originals channel later this month. The film, directed by Marc Levin, premieres Thursday, Sept. 28, at 12 p.m. ET, available free to watch (with ads). […]
Tags: News, Lebron James, Akron Ohio, Marc Levin, YouTube Originals, I Promise

From Nets to Lakers, DeAndre Jordan ready to chase a championship again

The man best-positioned to turn up the heat in the NBA’s Cold War decided to hold off escalation – at least on his first day of work. After flipping coasts and NBA star-powered rosters, DeAndre Jordan asked how he’s getting along with Kevin Durant, James Harden, Kyrie Irving and his old teammates in Brooklyn these days. “We’re definitely not friends anymore,” he dead-panned, before laughing off the playful jab. Jordan, 33, isn’t looking to start drama as a new member of the Lakers, who officiall...
Tags: Instagram, Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Fbi, Soccer, Brooklyn, Davis, Nba, Jordan, Lebron James, Anthony Davis, Kobe Bryant, Detroit, Nets, James

Paul Pierce didn’t like all the LeBron James talk working at ESPN

‘The Truth’ keeps living up his nickname.
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Drake is trying to re-ignite the beef between LeBron James and Kanye West": NBA Twitter reacts to the Lakers'..

Hip-hop sensation Drake plays an unreleased Kanye West track 'Life of the Party' which disses Lakers' superstar LeBron James
Tags: Kanye West, Lebron James, Drake, Party, Lakers, NBA Twitter

California Lawmakers Advance Bill To Strip Badges From Bad Police Officers

SACRAMENTO (AP) – Bad law enforcement officers could permanently lose their badges under a bill advanced by California lawmakers on Friday, a year after a similar measure died in the waning hours of the legislative session. California remains one of just four states without a way of decertifying officers despite nationwide protests over the murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis that have driven reform efforts. The state Assembly on a 46-18 vote approved what has become the marquee criminal justi...
Tags: Politics, News, Minneapolis, California, Police Misconduct, Senate, Sacramento, Bradford, Nba, California Highway Patrol, Lebron James, Rhode Island, Legislature, Los Angeles County, Assembly, California Legislature

Kevin Durant and LeBron James eagerly await Drake's "Certified Lover Boy"

LeBron James and Kevin Durant take to social media to express their excitement over Drake's "Certified Lover Boy," but that doesn't mean...
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Report: Lakers to sign Rajon Rondo to one-year deal

The Lakers are bringing a hallowed member of the 2020 championship team: Rajon Rondo. The 35-year-old guard is expected to sign with the Lakers on a veteran minimum deal after completing a buyout with the Memphis Grizzlies and clearing waivers, according to ESPN. Rondo previously spent two seasons with the Lakers from 2018 to 2020, culminating with the title win in the bubble at Disney World. The veteran point guard maintains a high level of esteem among coaches and teammates from that group, wh...
Tags: Sports, Memphis Grizzlies, Sport, Soccer, Nba, Lebron James, Houston Rockets, Atlanta Hawks, James, Lakers, Disney World, The Lakers, Mavericks, Clippers, Rondo, Dwight Howard

Adele Dances To Cardi B’s ‘WAP’ In Low Cut Bronze Gown At Savannah James’ 35th Birthday

Adele was spotted jamming and letting loose at a birthday party for LeBron James’ wife Savannah in West Hollywood on Aug. 27! She...
Tags: Adele, Lebron James, West Hollywood, Savannah, Cardi, Savannah James

The Out-of-Touch Adults' Guide To Kid Culture: What's the Milk Crate Challenge?

This week the kids are debating whether COVID is a thing and falling off milk crates. I know Whitney Houston said, “the children are our future,” but I’m not so sure.Read more...
Tags: Software, Computing, Reddit, Lebron James, Lifehacks, Whitney Houston, Steve, Steve Huffman, Video Hosting, Stan Getz, Drew Gooden, Bossa Nova, Brand New, Billie Eilish, Wikis, Video Software

NFTs and Basketball: Slam Dunk or Worthless Junk?

Here’s an (almost) philosophical question for any NBA fan: What if you could own “The Block”?  By The Block, we are referring to one of the most iconic moments in basketball history –  when LeBron James’ seemingly materialised out of thin air to block a layup shot by Andre Iguodala in Game 5 of the 2016 NBA Finals. The Block, as it has come to be known , turned the game on its head in the final two minutes, and helped LeBron and the Cavaliers ultimately secure the most unlikely of NBA Cha...
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Lakers news: LeBron James ex-teammates reality check on LA title hopes

We’re in the midst of the dog days of the NBA offseason, and that means endless speculation up until opening tip. The Los Angeles...
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Chaminade’s Amari Powell, Marquis Gallegos lead rout of Oaks Christian in fall football’s return

Support our high school sports coverage by becoming a digital subscriber. Subscribe now. WESTLAKE VILLAGE – It’s hard to believe, but California hasn’t had a fall high school football season since 2019. The abbreviated spring season was nice, a sliver of normalcy some would say. Five months later, COVID-19 still looms. A bevy of games heading into Friday night were canceled due to positive tests or exposure, some games called off as late as Friday morning. Despite the challenges, as the nation...
Tags: California, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Lebron James, Birmingham, High School Sports, Eagles, Powell, Holyfield, Chaminade, Gallegos, High School Football, Charlie Collins, Oaks Christian, Wijay

2021-22 NBA schedule release: LeBron James vs. Stephen Curry on opening night; Lakers vs. Nets on Christmas

Here's everything you need to know about the 2021-22 NBA schedule
Tags: Nba, Lebron James, Stephen Curry

LeBron James' message after receiving no votes as top NBA player: 'Thank you!'

LeBron James is arguably one of the greatest basketball players to ever hit an NBA floor and as he is set to turn 37 by the end of the...
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2021-22 NBA schedule release: LeBron James vs. Stephen Curry on opening night, Lakers-Nets on Christmas Day

Here's a look at what we know so far about the NBA schedule release
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Alexander: The readers offer to fix baseball, Part I

First of all, dear readers, thank you for participating in our latest brainstorming on improving the state of baseball. We had 26 email responses (plus one awesome suggestion on Twitter, which we’ll get to), and so many suggestions and thoughts that there’s not enough space to fit it all into one column. We will be back with more in Thursday’s paper. It shouldn’t be surprising that the largest percentage of comments zeroed in on the Incredible Floating Strike Zone, what it’s done to the game and...
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Lakers to face Warriors on opening night, Nets reportedly on Christmas

In short order, the Lakers will see how their new Big Three stacks up against the NBA’s competing star trios. Key dates of the NBA schedule will be announced at noon Tuesday, but a source confirmed Los Angeles will host the Golden State Warriors on the league’s Oct. 19 opening night. Reports from ESPN indicate the Lakers will host the Brooklyn Nets on Christmas. The Lakers – now headlined by Russell Westbrook alongside LeBron James and Anthony Davis – are the odds-on favorites to win the Western...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, West, Soccer, Nba, Espn, Lebron James, Anthony Davis, Brooklyn Nets, Nets, Curry, Golden State Warriors, James, Lakers, Irving

‘Space Jam: A New Legacy’ Will Slam on 4K, Blu-ray & DVD in October

Space Jam: A New Legacy had a solid box office debut in spite of the pandemic, but it took a quick dive in the weekends that followed, largely thanks to its availability on HBO Max at the same time. But if you didn’t make it out to theaters and you’re limiting the number of streaming services you’re subscribed to, you’ll be able to grab Space Jam: A New Legacy on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD starting in October. Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has set the Space Jam: A New Legacy home video r...
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Justin Fields has strong debut for Bears, gets shoutout from LeBron James and states case to be Week 1 starter

Fields had a passing and rushing touchdown in impressive debut
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'Space Jam: A New Legacy' starring LeBron James and the Looney Tunes leaves HBO Max this weekend

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. "Space Jam: A New Legacy" stars LeBron James and the Looney Tunes. Warner Bros. "Space Jam: A New Legacy" premiered on HBO Max and in theaters on July 16. NBA icon LeBron James and the Looney Tunes star in this sequel to the 1997 family film. You need the ad-free HBO Max plan ($15/month) to stream new theatrical releases like "Space Jam 2." Max (ad-free) (small) Nearly 25 years after the original "Spac...
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