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Steve Kyler: Perkins says he's really happy with the fit in Cleveland and the team has really embraced him and he appreciates that. Twitter @stevekylerNBA

LeBron James tweaked his right knee in the second half of the Cleveland Cavaliers' 123-108 win over the Orlando Magic on Sunday and is hopeful it won't sideline him for his return to Miami to face the Heat on Monday night. James fouled Orlando's Dewayne Dedmon while trying to block the Magic forward's shot with 8:13 remaining in the third quarter and landed awkwardly on the floor, getting his right leg caught underneath him. "It was a scary moment for myself, obviously," James said afterward. "I couldn't get my foot from up underneath me, and I was able to play through it. Obviously I'll see how I feel tomorrow and go from there. But I haven't [had] one of those falls, I don't know if ever, but in a pretty long time." ESPN.com

"For me to be able to just finish the game, the way I fell, the way I took that fall, it goes to my training and the way I approach the game off the floor," said James, who is known for going through intense pregame stretching with his trainer, Mike Mancias. "I was happy I was able to stay out on the floor with my teammates." ESPN.com

March 15, 2015 Updates

It has been well documented that J.R. Smith not only loves golf but is actually very good at the sport. With the Cleveland Cavaliers in Orlando to take on the Magic later today, Smith found some time yesterday to take advantage of some downtime and Florida's warm weather to play some golf. Smith's partner for the game? Golfing great Bubba Watson. CBSSports.com

Love continues to deal with soreness in his back and found himself benched again in the fourth quarter of Cleveland's overtime victory Thursday in San Antonio. But with the Cavaliers (42-25) having won 23 of their past 28 games to surge to second place in the East, Love said it's no time to sulk. ESPN.com

The three-time All-Star denied that he might need a procedure after the season to address any specific concerns but acknowledged that he has been dealing with stiffness and recurring back spasms since November. "It's something I want to get right before we get to the playoffs, because that's what's most important at this point," Love, 26, told ESPN.com before Saturday's practice in preparation for Sunday's game against the Magic. "It's not something that's -- I'm going to have to address my body. But I address my body every offseason. I'll go from my toe all the way up to my head to try to figure out how to better my body for next season. It's not something that's going to bother me down the road." ESPN.com

March 13, 2015 Updates

But Shumpert says the whole thing has been blown out of proportion ... saying, "The 'Empire' story pertaining to myself and my girlfriend Teyana has gotten out of hand." "Fans of the show and friends have told us on many occasions that couple favors us but we do not at all feel that our lives are being copied/stolen." TMZ.com

The Spurs threw multiple defenders at him, ranging in height from 6-1 to 6-7. It didn't make a difference. He registered 20 of his team's final 27 points. The point guard was in the zone and wasn't coming out. "You just try to shoot every shot the same," Irving said after producing an NBA season-high in points. "As long as my elbow is pointed at the rim, I feel like it has a great chance to go in. I learned that from Kobe Bryant. If you get a good look at it and your elbow is pointed at the rim, it has a great chance of going in." Cleveland Plain Dealer

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