Kyrie Irving led Cavs in scoring in all four preseason games he played. Same guy who led them in scoring for 3 years before LeBron & Love.
The GM's said the most surprising move of the offseason behind LeBron going from MIA to CLE was Chandler Parsons going from HOU to DAL.
According to a survey by the NBA GM's, behind LeBron, Durant and Melo, Dirk forces opposing coaches to make the most adjustments.
Andy has battled foul trouble tonight, but the point is LeBron's presence opens floor, makes game so much easier for everyone else
What is LeBron's impact? Varejao scored 22pts in 23mins vs. Bulls, rarely shot outside 8 feet. Tonight w/out LBJ Andy is scoreless in 12mins
LeBron-less Cavs lead Grizzlies 44-42 in preseason finale in Memphis. Dion Waiters w 12. Kyrie Irving w 12 and some fantabulous finishes.
Who would you want taking last shot in a game? Kevin Durant was first with 76.9%. Kobe Bryant and LeBron James were second with 7.7% each.
Annual GM survey has LeBron James winning MVP. James got 67.9% of votes, Kevin Durant was runner-up with 21.4% of votes.
Which player forces opposing coaches to make the most adjustments? 1. LeBron James, 76.9% 2. Kevin Durant, 11.5% 3. Carmelo Anthony, 7.7%
Andre Iguodala and Klay Thompson each received 7.1% of the vote as the NBA's best perimeter defender. LeBron James was No. 1 at 25%.
I always like the GM/player surveys. Best Q in this one: Who would you take if starting a team. LeBron won, Anthony Davis/KD tied 2nd.
This is a far different media landscape than what existed when, say, the Celtics were tanking for Oden, or the Cavs LeBron.
Annual GM survey is out. Only one player in the league voted a better perimeter defender than Kawhi Leonard. That'd be LeBron James.
Encuesta GM's NBA. Mejor fichaje. LeBron James 96,3% Pau Gasol 3,7%
Carmelo Anthony also finished behind LeBron and Durant in "Which player forces opposing coaches to make the most adjustments."
in annual GM survey, LeBron (67.9%) and Durant (21.4%) were picked as MVP faves. Carmelo Anthony was under 'Also receiving votes.'
Bosh wraps an arm around Chalmers and chats after Pat Beverley annoys Chalmers into a T. Somewhere, LeBron's yelling at the TV.
Would be a huge blow for the Bulls if Butler misses first two games vs. Knicks and Cavs. He's the one who's supposed to guard Melo+LeBron.