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Watch LeBron James Drop Franchise Playoff Record 49 Points In G…

Watch LeBron James Drop Franchise Playoff Record 49 Points In Game 4 Win

dimemag.com ESPN.com Updated May 12
Game 4 was essentially a one-man show for the Heat on Monday night, as LeBron James’ performance was too much for the Nets to handle. Not only did Miami leave Brooklyn with a 102-96 win to give them a 3-1 series lead, but James scorched the Nets for 49 …
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  • Jay-Z And Beyonce Attend Nets Game On Same Day As Met Gala Cont…

    Jay-Z And Beyonce Attend Nets Game On Same Day As Met Gala Controversy

    dimemag.com May 12
    On the same day TMZ released a video showing an altercation between Solange Knowles and Jay-Z while Beyonce stood and watched it all unfold, the couple arrived at the Barclays Center in the second quarter to take their usual courtside seats. LeBron Jame…
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  • GIF: Mario Chalmers Flies In For The Slam

    GIF: Mario Chalmers Flies In For The Slam

    dimemag.com May 12
    In a Game 4 Eastern Semifinal matchup between the Nets and Heat that became a one-man show for Miami, Mario Chalmers took advantage. He hesitated after a high screen knocked Shaun Livingston aside, and with most of Brooklyn worried about LeBron James, ‘…
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  • Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Monday

    Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Monday

    nba.com May 12
    ? Portland's small forward, 6-foot-9 Nicolas Batum, will start tonight's game defending San Antonio's 6-foot-2 point guard, Tony Parker. Batum guarded his French countrymen for much of the second half of Saturday's Game 3. Parker is averaging 26.0 point…
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  • The Toronto Raptors Get Their Own Day To Celebrate Successful S…

    The Toronto Raptors Get Their Own Day To Celebrate Successful Season

    dimemag.com May 12
    After a surprising season in which the Toronto Raptors won the Atlantic Division and took the Brooklyn Nets to seven games in the first round, Norm Kelly, the Deputy Mayor of Toronto, declared May 12 as Raptors Day. In the official proclamation at the C…
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  • From low post to DJ booth: Seikaly's journey

    From low post to DJ booth: Seikaly's journey

    CNNSI.com May 12
    Rony Seikaly used to dominate the paint in the NBA. Now, he's performing on to a different stage.
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  • Video - LeBron's Brawn 00:20

    LeBron's Brawn

    May 12
    Miami Heat forward LeBron James got loose on a fast break and ended it with his signature cock-back slam.
  • Video - LeBron's Big Night Pushes Nets To Brink 01:20

    LeBron's Big Night Pushes Nets To Brink

    May 12
    LeBron James scored 49 points to lead the Heat to a 102-96 victory over the Nets for a 3-1 series lead in their playoff matchup.
  • Video - LeBron's Big Night Pushes Nets To Brink 01:51

    LeBron's Big Night Pushes Nets To Brink

    May 12
    SportsCenter Highlight of the Night: LeBron James scored 49 points to lead the Heat to a 102-96 victory over the Nets for a 3-1 series lead in their playoff matchup.
  • Video - LeBron Bummed About Missing Foul Shot 01:19

    LeBron Bummed About Missing Foul Shot

    May 12
    Brian Windhorst discusses why LeBron James is a little down on himself for missing a free throw at the end of a 102-96 win over the Nets that would have given him 50 points.

Sports Columnists

  • Daily Dime: LeBron's dish punctuates 49-point spree

    May 12
    While his scoring spree impressed, it was a timely dish that showed LeBron's hoop genius, Brian Windhorst writes.
  • 2014 NBA playoffs -- Doc Rivers calling all the shots for Los Angeles Clip…

    May 12
    Brian Windhorst looks at Doc Rivers' expanded role with the Clippers.
  • 2014 NBA playoffs -- Doc Rivers rises to rare power

    May 12
    Brian Windhorst looks at Doc Rivers' expanded role with the Clippers.