1. 5 Takeaways from Houston Rockets Chippy Win over Cleveland Cavaliers

    In a contentious scrap, the Houston Rockets front man James Harden out-dueled LeBron James to lead his team to a 105-103 overtime victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday...

    Douglas J Miller Written by Douglas J Miller about 1 hour ago 30 reads 0 comments

  2. Gabrielle Union Calls out NBA, Says League Should Suspend James Harden for Kick

    In case anyone is still unclear, let it be known: James Harden kicked LeBron James in the peaches Sunday night. That happened...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 13 hours ago 65,013 reads 158 comments

  3. LeBron James Scared the Heck out of an Older Woman with a Big Dunk

    There was no shortage of #HotTakes after Sunday's close-quarters shovel fight between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Houston Rockets ...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 18 hours ago 56,868 reads 82 comments

  4. Houston Rockets Dub James Harden 'The King' After Beating Cleveland Cavaliers

    After beating the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-103 in a thrilling overtime game Sunday, the Houston Rockets made an even bolder statement with their postgame tweet. James Harden and LeBron James went back and forth in a classic...

    Ken Chin Written by Ken Chin about 1 day ago 137,315 reads 648 comments

  5. Houston Rockets Flash Forming Identity by Getting Under LeBron James' Skin

    HOUSTON — There had already been enough anger on this afternoon—anger about not getting calls from the officials, about getting his groin kicked by an opponent...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 1 day ago 148,436 reads 545 comments

  6. LeBron James, James Harden Scuffle: Video, Comments and Reaction

    The officials in the Cleveland Cavaliers-Houston Rockets game Sunday afternoon gave players a lot of leeway, and things often got chippy between the two teams, notably between LeBron James and James Harden ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 day ago 126,368 reads 444 comments

  7. James Harden Earns Flagrant Foul After Kick to LeBron James' Groin

    Things are getting chippy in Houston, with LeBron James in the middle of everything. Early in the third quarter of Sunday's game between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Houston Rockets, ...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 day ago 458,545 reads 401 comments

  8. Battle with LeBron James Will Be an MVP Litmus Test for James Harden

    James Harden 's NBA MVP opportunity is standing in front of him. It just happens to be taking the form of a 6'8", 250-pound freight train known as LeBron James ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 2 days ago 27,467 reads 269 comments

  9. LeBron James Injury: Updates on Cavaliers Star's Back and Return

    LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers have been on a roll as of late, with no win bigger than Thursday's decisive victory over Golden State...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 days ago 22,769 reads 137 comments

  10. Cavaliers Top Warriors: Lessons Learned from Clash of NBA Elite

    How long ago it seems that the Cleveland Cavaliers looked like a confused mess, struggling to get a foothold in the mediocre Eastern Conference...

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  11. Nike LeBron 12 Low 'LeBronold Palmer' Release Date Schedule and Retail Price

    What do you get when you combine one of the greatest living golfers with one of the greatest living basketball players? The answer is the "LeBronold Palmer," which captures the essences of both namesakes, LeBron James and Arnold Palmer...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 days ago 3,498 reads 0 comments

  12. LeBron James Joins MVP Race in Potential NBA Finals Preview

    CLEVELAND — The candles can burn at both ends when you're among the NBA 's truly elite. Your season typically ends later, because you are helping to carry your team deep into the postseason...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 4 days ago 151,029 reads 522 comments

  13. The Most Clutch Performances Since 2000

    When the pressure's really on, many of the world's elite athletes have a knack for coming through with their best and most clutch performances...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 5 days ago 14,382 reads 68 comments

  14. Is Stephen Curry Prepared to Take NBA Spotlight Away from LeBron James?

    Let's face it: It's hard not to like Stephen Curry . Go down the list of qualities an NBA star needs to connect with an audience of any ilk and he checks off every box...

    Ric Bucher Written by Ric Bucher about 5 days ago 65,619 reads 280 comments

  15. Examining LeBron James' Place Among the NBA's Greatest Passers Ever

    It's hard to point a finger at any one facet of LeBron James ' game and exclaim, "That's exactly what has made him such a special player!" This total package —not just ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 days ago 4,721 reads 20 comments

  16. LeBron James Shades McDonald's, Remembers His Sponsorship Deal with the Company

    LeBron James ’ financial interests are tied up in just about any product that can be eaten, worn or applied to the human body...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 7 days ago 227,018 reads 139 comments

  17. LeBron Accidentally Slams McDonald's, Who Sponsors Him Personally

    LeBron James has many personal endorsement deals, perhaps too many to keep track of during his daily media conversations...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Spencer Oshman about 7 days ago 1,349 reads 0 comments

  18. The Most Memorable Buzzer-Beaters and Hail Marys

    Unless you're rooting for the losing team, nothing in sports is more exciting than a last-second Hail Mary or buzzer-beater...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 8 days ago 25,698 reads 39 comments

  19. Cold Hard Fact for Sunday, February 22, 2015

    Fact: LeBron James passed Allen Iverson for 22nd on NBA 's all-time scoring list. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 9 days ago 10,848 reads 10 comments

  20. LeBron James Passes Allen Iverson on NBA's All-Time Scoring List

    LeBron James is already one of the all-time greats, but he solidified his status as one of the best pure scorers in NBA history Sunday by surpassing Allen Iverson on the career scoring list...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 9 days ago 124,866 reads 220 comments

  21. Did Andrew Wiggins Get Traded Because He Picked the Wrong Agent?

    Oh, what could have been. Appearing on SiriusXM NBA Radio , ESPN.com's Brian Windhorst passed along word that the Cleveland Cavaliers very well could have retained No...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 days ago 45,863 reads 142 comments

  22. LeBron's Quest, Playoff Duels to Make NBA's Stretch Run Most Thrilling in Years

    The All-Star Game is past. The trade deadline is over. And the unofficial second half of the season is underway...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 11 days ago 55,423 reads 124 comments

  23. LeBron James, as Always, Aims to Take Center Stage at Madison Square Garden

    NEW YORK — A city capable of perpetual surprise had a few more in store Sunday night, whether it was Queen Latifah singing a subdued national anthem, or Dirk Nowitzki dunking ...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 15 days ago 156,607 reads 182 comments

  24. LeBron James Passes Michael Jordan for Second Place on NBA All-Star Scoring List

    LeBron James wasn't able to add a third All-Star Game MVP to his trophy case Sunday night, but he did continue his assault on the game's record book...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 15 days ago 33,056 reads 169 comments

  25. Amid Gathering of Superstars, Hawks Showing NBA They Don't Need One to Win

    NEW YORK — LeBron James was taking questions Friday. If you could get to him. The Cavaliers star was sealed off behind a frantic mob of reporters and cameras, a tangle of ...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 16 days ago 59,612 reads 156 comments