The Miami Heat took the NBA championship after defeating the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game Five of the NBA Finals in Miami, Florida.
NBA superstar LeBron James is engaged to marry long-time girlfriend Savannah Brinson, the mother of his two sons, seven-year-old LeBron Jnr and four-year-old Bryce.
The Miami Heat were not able to recover from their games 4 & 5 consecutive losses which stood 3-2 led in Dallas Mavericks favor by relinquishing their hope in game 6.
Despite the dismal performance of their top gun LeBron James, Miami Heat vows that they will come back in game 6 to make a turn around and equalize Mavericks lead 3-2 to 3-3 in their NBA finals.
LeBron James, who consider game 5 a ‘now or never,’ vowed to do better this time, responded with 17 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists but his performance was not enough for the night and he seemed not playing his usual self.
Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra said that Lebron James would be involved offensively when the Heat clash with the Dallas Mavericks in Game 5 of the NBA finals.
LeBron James is not worried so much about his NBA legacy because he believes that it could take care of itself. James says all he wants to do is win the NBA championship.
LeBron James, long labeled as one of the NBA’s greats, compared in some quarters to Michael Jordan, James knows such accolades mean little without a title.
LeBron James, the Miami Heat forward has reacted to Scottie Pippen’s comparison between him and Michael Jordan but simply commented that he does not believe he’s done enough to merit mention among the game’s greatest players.
The US trounced Turkey by the score of 81-64 thus capturing their first world basketball crown since 1994. It was the Americans’ fourth world crown, two years later after they won the Olympic title in Beijing.