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Miami Heat's LeBron James (6) goes up for a shot against New Jersey Nets' Shelden Williams, left, and Gerald Green (14) in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Monday, April 16, 2012, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

LeBron James wins third MVP

James accepted his third NBA MVP award Saturday, May 12, making him the eighth player in league history to win that many.