LeBron James wants to beat the Miami Heat. The Miami Heat want to beat LeBron James. The NBA Finals start Wednesday night and the James vs. Miami story line is shaping up as little more than a meeting of the mutual admiration society, albeit with a championship at stake.
SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Mark Medina says that a Lakers' champion would rank right at the top for the storied franchise after what was a year of adversity.
Being in the bubble has been mentally and physically challenging for LeBron James, but he's more than ready to compete for a fourth ring.