series-opening road win that stole home-court advantage in the conference finals. But LeBron James, as you might have heard, is not most players.Most players would be really, really happy after scoring 31 points, grabbing eight rebounds and dishing six assists in a
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“In the fourth quarter, I played way too much isolation basketball, one-on-one basketball [with] a lot of the defenses set, and I was letting the clock run down way too much," James said after Game 1, according to Dave McMenamin of ESPN.com. "[...] “I’ll be more conscious about that in Game 2 if that opportunity presents itself."
The opportunity presented itself early and often on Friday. James brilliantly balanced the responsibilities of acting as both Cleveland's top scoring threat and its primary facilitator with All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving sidelined by left knee tendinitis, scoring 30 points on 10-for-22 shooting, serving up 11 assists andRead More »from Dominant LeBron's near-triple-double leads Kyrie-less Cavs to 2-0 lead over Hawks