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1 seed in the East before falling to LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference Finals.
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... loss in the 2015 NBA Finals, LeBron James ended his annual postseason social media blackout about two weeks ago.
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... of his long balls last season as he feasted on the drive-and-kicks created by the likes of Irving and LeBron James.
James signed a two-year deal with the Cavaliers worth $47 million with a player option in the second year, Brian Windhorst of ESPN reports.
James will opt out of his contract and become a free agent, Marc J. Spears of Yahoo Sports reports.
James led both teams in the NBA Finals in averages of points (35.8), rebounds (13.3), and assists (8.8), but wasn't able to haul his team to a championship against the deeper Warriors. During the regular season, he averaged 25.3 points, 6.0 rebounds, and 7.4 assists in 36.1 minutes in 69 games.
James barely missed his second straight triple-double in Tuesday's 105-97 Game 6 loss, recording 32 points (13-33 FG, 2-10 3Pt, 4-8 FT), 18 rebounds, nine assists, two steals, and six turnovers in 47 minutes.
James notched his sixth career NBA Finals triple-double, supplying 40 points (15-34 FG, 3-8 3Pt, 7-9 FT), 14 rebounds, 11 assists, and one steal in 45 minutes in Sunday's Game 5 104-91 loss.
James played through a gash in the back of his cranium and provided 20 points (7-22 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 5-10 FT), 12 rebounds, and eight assists in 41 minutes in the Game 4 loss on Thursday.
James almost registered a second straight triple-double in the NBA Finals and finished with 40 points (14-34 FG, 2-6 3Pt, 10-12 FT), 12 rebounds, eight assists, four steals, and two blocks in 46 minutes on Tuesday in the Cavaliers' Game 3 victory.
James finished with 39 points (11-34 FG, 3-6 3Pt, 14-18 FT), 16 rebounds, 11 assists, one steal, and one block in 50 minutes during the Game 2 overtime win on Sunday.
James accumulated 44 points (18-38 FG, 2-8 3Pt, 6-10 FT), eight rebounds, and six assists in 46 minutes during Thursday's overtime Game 1 loss to the Warriors.
James had his right wrist wrapped Sunday, but it's a sprain that he' played through all season and is nothing that should change his status for Game 1, Chris Haynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.
James confirmed Tuesday morning that he will play in Game 4 versus the Hawks, Yahoo! Sports' Marc Spears reports. "I'm ready to go," James said. "I will be active tonight."
James missed his first 10 shots of the game, but came back to provide 37 points (14-37 FG, 1-6 3Pt, 8-10 FT), 13 rebounds, and 13 assists in 47 minutes of the overtime win against Atlanta. He appeared to play through a knee strain or cramps in the late going.
James grazed a triple-double in Game 2's Eastern Conference Finals win against the Hawks, posting 30 points, nine rebounds, 11 assists, and one block in 39 minutes of action.
James scored 31 points (12-26 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 7-8 FT) with eight rebounds, six assists and a steal in 38 minutes during Wednesday's win over the Hawks in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals.
James tweaked his back in Game 6, but there have been no reports to suggest the injury will linger into Wednesday's Game 1 against the Hawks, the Plain Dealer reports.
James was just short of a triple-double in Thursday's series-clinching win over the Bulls, recording 15 points (7-23 FG, 0-4 3Pt, 1-2 FT), 11 assists and nine rebounds in 41 minutes.
James (ankle) came through with 38 points (14-24 FG, 1-5 3Pt, 9-12 FT), 12 rebounds, six assists, three steals, and three blocks in 41 minutes in the Game 5 win over the Bulls on Tuesday. He did not turn the ball over.
James indicated that he will play in Game 5 on Wednesday despite a left ankle injury that's caused him to receive constant treatment, Brian Windhorst of ESPN reports.
James hit a buzzer-beating jumper from the corner to beat the Bulls in Game 4 on Sunday. He finished with 30 points (10-30 FG, 1-7 3Pt, 4-4 FT), 14 rebounds, and eight assists, but did have eight turnovers.
James stuffed the stat sheet in Game 3 against the Bulls, posting 27 points, eight rebounds, 14 assists, one steal, and one block in 44 minutes of action.
James backed up his vow to be more aggressive during Wednesday's victory over the Bulls, finishing with a game-high of 33 points (13-29 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 7-9 FT), to go along with eight rebounds, five assists, two steals and a blocked shot over 34 minutes.
James just missed a triple-double in 42 minutes in Game 1 Monday against the Bulls as he scored 19 points (9-22 FG, 0-3 3Pt, 1-2 FT) to go along with 15 rebounds, nine assists, three steals and one block.
James had a game-high 27 points (10-24 FG, 1-7 3Pt, 6-10 FT) Sunday in a series-clinching win against the Celtics to go along with 10 rebounds, eight assists, one block and three steals in 46 minutes.
James led the Cavaliers with 31 points (13-26 FG, 1-5 3Pt, 4-5 FT) with 11 rebounds, four assists, four steals, and two blocks in 42 minutes in the win over Boston on Thursday.
James finished with 30 points (11-22 FG, 1-5 3Pt, 7-8 FT), nine rebounds, and seven assists in 42 minutes in the win over Boston on Tuesday.
James finished with 20 points (8-18 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 3-4 FT), six rebounds, seven assists, two steals and a blocked shot over 42 minutes during Sunday's playoff opening win over the Celtics.
James (rest) will sit out of Wednesday's regular-season finale against the Wizards, Sam Amico of Fox Sports Ohio reports.
James posted his second triple-double of the season with 21 points (7-17 FG, 3-4 3Pt, 4-6 FT),10 rebounds, and 11 assists in 32 minutes in the win over Detroit on Monday.
James (rest) will be playing in Monday's game against the Pistons after sitting out against the Celtics on Sunday, Chris Fedor of Cleveland.com reports.
James had 14 points (5-14 FG, 0-5 3Pt, 4-9 FT) with seven assists in 26 minutes in the loss to the Celtics on Friday.
James hinted that he may rest for each of the next two games, Brian Windhorst of ESPN reports.
James accumulated 21 points (8-15 FG, 2-5 3Pt, 3-4 FT), nine rebounds, and eight assists in 40 minutes in the win over Milwaukee on Wednesday.
James is expected to receive some rest during the final week of the regular season, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.
James had 20 points (8-17 FG, 1-3 3Pt), 10 rebounds, 12 assists, three steals and one block in 37 minutes against the Bulls on Sunday.
James started at power forward Tuesday in a win over the Heat with Kevin Love (back) out. He had 23 points (9-16 FG, 1-2 3Pt, 4-5 FT), eight rebounds, seven assists, three blocks and a steal in 35 minutes.
James had his worst shooting performance of the month in a narrow win over the 76ers Sunday, shooting 8-of-24 from the floor. He finished the game with 20 points, 11 rebounds, six assists and a block.
James scored 28 points (10-17 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 7-7 FT) with 10 rebounds, six assists, and a season-high five steals in 39 minutes in the win over Milwaukee on Sunday.
James (illness) logged 29 points, seven rebounds, five assists, and two threes in 39 minutes of action Friday against the Pacers.
James (knee) posted 26 points (8-19 FG, 6-8 FT, 4-8 3Pt) to go with two rebounds and four assists in 35 minutes of action Monday against the Heat.
James scored 27 points go to with eight assists and seven rebounds in 29 minutes Tuesday against Dallas.
James scored 26 points (9-16 FG, 3-6 3Pt, 5-9 FT) with 14 assists and six rebounds in 37 minutes during Wednesday's win over the Raptors.
James (back) returned to action Sunday against the Rockets and posted 37 points (15-35 FG, 3-11 FT, 4-12 3Pt) to go with eight rebounds, four assists, three steals, and three blocks in 42 minutes of action.
James (back soreness) will not play Friday against the Pacers, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.
James provided 18 points (7-17 FG, 1-6 3Pt, 3-5 FT), seven rebounds, and seven assists in the win over the Knicks on Sunday. He played 28 minutes in the blowout.
James scored 28 points (12-21 FG, 3-5 3Pt, 1-3 FT) with five rebounds and six assists in just 25 minutes in the big win over the Wizards on Friday.
James (wrist/ankle) posted a double-double with 22 points and 10 rebounds Sunday against the Lakers. He added eight assists and one steal in 30 minutes of action.
James has been dealing with soreness in his wrist and ankle but is expected to take the court against the Lakers on Sunday, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.
James scored 25 points (10-21 FG, 0-4 3Pt, 5-8 FT) and added six rebounds, five assists, two steals, and a block in 39 minutes against the Pacers. He also committed seven turnovers.