LeBron sets odd mark in not reaching foul line in win over Grizzlies
The Los Angeles Lakers keep rolling, but LeBron James set an unusual personal mark in Saturday's 109-108 road win over the Memphis Grizzlies. © Harry How / Getty Images Sport / GettyJames' 27 field-goal attempts without a free-throw opportunity were the most shots he's ever taken in a game without earning a trip to the charity stripe, according to ESPN's Dave McMenamin. It was only the 14th occasion in his career he didn't reach the line and the first time since Feb. 10 of last season.
After their miraculous overtime win in Washington, LeBron praises his team for stepping up when he fouled out as well as calling out the report he is pushing for a Kevin Love/ Carmelo Anthony trade.
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Sometimes, it’s a good thing to have a friend who calls you out on stuff. However, Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James might not agree after Portland Trail Blazers forward Carmelo Anthony called him out for traveling during Friday’s game.
Just a few nights after LeBronagainst the Utah Jazz, Anthony spotted James doing it again during Friday’s game. So, he tried to bring attention to his friend’s transgression, but the refs missed it.
Melo calling for a travel on Bron— NBA on ESPN (@ESPNNBA)
Anthony is certainly a constant competitor and he’s not going to let anyone, even a close friend, get away with a clear traveling. Perhaps, given the missed calls the past few nights, it might be time for the officials to have Anthony’s attention to detail and willingness to call out anyone.
LeBron James, Anthony Davis help Lakers rout Wizards for 10th straight win
Onward the Lakers marched Friday night, rolling to their 10th consecutive victory by stomping the Washington Wizards 125-103 at Staples Center. Other than Kyle Kuzma slipping on the court toward the end of the third quarter and limping around before coming back to play some in the fourth, the Lakers had no scares in improving to an NBA-best 17-2. Their best start in franchise history was 19-2 during the 1985-86 season, and the 2008-09 Lakers team started 17-2.The Lakers pushed their record to 14-1 in November, their highest single-month win total since March 2000 (15-1).
Carmelo Anthony answered his coach's prayer. Anthony scored 40 points, including the winning James ' triple-double came in front of Oscar Robertson, who averaged a triple-double during the "It was a great game to watch , but I'm not sure it will go on my coaching resume as very polished," Karl
The Kevin Love/ Carmelo Anthony rumors have grown a little long in the teeth, but they refuse to die down. Reports have been swirling that LeBron himself is
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Sports trends we hope go away in 2020
Celebration shaming in baseball
Early whistles in the NFL
Complaints about resting players in the NBA
Stadium light shows
The NCAA ruining everything
Antiquated measurement devices in the NFL
Al Riveron - just Al Riveron
Doubting mobile quarterbacks
Fans complaining to players about fantasy football
Baseball going in the wrong direction from the top down
One-word quote tweets
Catch probabilities, exit velocities, launch angles and more
NFL lifer terminology
Obscure statistical 'achievements' in the NBA
Being vague about hockey injuries
Efficiency over aesthetics, especially in the NBA
Tortured explanations of new logos
The continuing obsession with 'Madden Football'
Sanctimonious college coaches
The NFL's perpetual flirtation with London
Obsessing over high school athletes
Human umpires calling balls and strikes
Fighting in hockey
Giannis Antetokounmpo praises LeBron James: “He’s different, he’s an alien” .
"But about to turn 35 this month and he's moving like that, playing like that, playing smart it's insane what he's able to do."