LeBron James vs. Time: Precedent suggests Lakers star could see a decline

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LeBron James vs. Time: Precedent suggests Lakers star could see a decline
LeBron James vs. Time: Precedent suggests Lakers star could see a decline

In his second Lakers campaign, LeBron James doesn't lack for competition. He's staring down one of the most competitive Western Conference fields in league history, rife with old foes – not the least of which happens to play in his own building at Staples Center. But the greatest adversary James is facing is the one that he'll never defeat: time. The only question for James – and for a Lakers franchise hoping his championship window is still open – is how long he can stave off the inevitable. It's a question that is a delicate one around the Lakers. The suggestion that James could lose his touch isn't readily welcomed, and given that he's coming off of season averages of 27 points, 8 assists

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