LeBron James knows that he is 'the easiest target that we have in sports'
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Jun 9, 2014
What LeBron did in Game 1 of the NBA Finals was just about unprecedented. As LeBron attempts to capture his third consecutive title, some four years after watching the world burn in response to his poorly-conceived "The Decision" television special, no athlete comes close to him when it comes to outrageous criticism and overwrought dissection. Not since Wilt Chamberlain and Butch Van Breda Kolff butted heads in the closing minutes of Game 7 of the 1969 NBA Finals has the best player on the court sat out the defining moments of a Finals game.