NBA and Miami Heat star Lebron James is big…but larger than life? And like F. Scott Fitzgerald once said "a big man has little time for anything other than sitting around and being big." And Lebron media coverage is larger than life, Now there's a physical embodiment of his largeness! PrimeTime Amusements, a global operator, seller and event renter of video arcade machines … [Read more...] about 18-foot statue of Lebron James created (video and photos)
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Now that the series shifts to Miami, I'm ready for all of my media brethren to run one of these two cliches into the ground. Either a.) Will Smith's song from 1999 "I'm going to Miami, Bienvenidos a Miami" or last summer's "I'm taking my talents to South Beach." Either way, I'm about to throw up on my shoes. -Don't act so shocked that Chicago Bulls dropped this one. You knew … [Read more...] about Heat 85, Bulls 75: Miami Takes Boring Slogfest in Game 2
Among the many images we see of the ever present individual brand that is NBA superstar Lebron James, maybe Nike's "What Should I Do?" commercial is the most telling insight into his true personal character. A lot of people misinterpreted it's meaning. And maybe I'm reading it incorrectly as well, but what I see is a young superstar who might be less sure of himself than we … [Read more...] about What Should Lebron James Do? (to Avoid Another Playoff Blowout)
That sound you heard towards the conclusion of Wednesday night’s Heat-Sixers game was the collective pumping of fists from ESPN, ABC and TNT executives, not to mentions those in the NBA’s offices in New York. Yes, the league’s hype meter is about to be sent into overdrive as Miami’s Big Three (more like a Big Two) clinched a playoff date with the Boston Celtics in a … [Read more...] about Miami Heat vs. Boston Celtics: Let the HYPE Begin!
Ahead by 87-83, a crucial lapse in defensive rebounding off a missed free throw in the waning minutes and missed free throws of their own evaporated the Milwaukee Bucks’ chances of knocking off the scorching Miami Heat Friday night at the Bradley Center. Stop me if you’ve heard this Milwaukee Bucks story before, most notably all of last year until just before the NBA Trading … [Read more...] about Milwaukee Bucks lose in overtime to Miami Heat, despite near-perfect three quarters