LeBron James torched the Hawks for 25 points and tied his career high with 17 assists as the Cavaliers trounced the Hawks 123-114 on Tuesday.
Advice: The game wasn't nearly as close as the final score indicates and James had his way with Atlanta, although several Hawks had pretty big nights too. LeBron hit 11-of-13 shots, two 3-pointers, and added seven rebounds and two steals to his ridiculous stat line. James Harden made a strong move in the MVP race on Monday night, but LeBron may have countered it tonight.
LeBron James scored 25 points Tuesday, going 11 of 13 from the field, as the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Atlanta Hawks 123-114. James pulled down seven rebounds and dished out 17 assists, tallying a plus-minus of +19 in his 35:01 of playing time. He tacked on two steals. James went 2 of 3 from behind the arc.
Advice: James matched a career high for assists as the Cavs rolled without Dwyane Wade.
Sam Amick of USA Today is hearing that Houston could be a possible destination for LeBron James this summer.
Advice: James is expected to opt out of the final year of his contract, but he previously said that he would not discuss his free agency until after the season. Rockets insiders have a "strong belief" that they’ll have a chance to land James in free agency according to Amick, and rival executives apparently feel the same way. This is a fun rumor, but that's all it is for now.
LeBron James scored 30 points Saturday, going 9 of 23 from the field, as the Cleveland Cavaliers topped the Philadelphia 76ers 105-98. James grabbed 13 rebounds and dished out 13 assists, tallying a plus-minus of -3 in his 38:44 on the floor. He tacked on three steals. James went 2 of 6 from 3-point range.
Advice: With Kevin Love sitting out with a sore hip, James put the Cavs on his back just like he's done for the majority of the team's 13-1 run. The four-time league MVP has been simply marvelous over the past few weeks, putting up stellar averages of 28.3 points, 9.7 rebounds, nine assists and 1.8 steals in his last 10 games.
LeBron James finished with 30 points, 13 assists and 13 rebounds across 39 minutes in Saturday's win against the 76ers, and he also tweaked his hamstring late in the win.
Advice: James was grabbing his hamstring with 2:35 left in regulation, but he told head coach Tyronn Lue, "I'm all right." He finished the game with his 58th-career triple-double and was a huge reason, like usual, why the Cavaliers were able to hold off the ascending 76ers despite playing without Kevin Love. The injury is something to watch going forward. The good is that the team doesn't face a back-to-back situation until next Saturday and Sunday.
LeBron James scored 29 points Friday on 12-of-22 shooting as the Cleveland Cavaliers lost to the Indiana Pacers 106-102. James grabbed 10 rebounds and had eight assists, accumulating a plus-minus of +3 in his 39:25 of playing time. He added two blocks and one steal. James went 1 of 5 from behind the arc.
Advice: Cleveland had its 13-game win streak come to an end in spite of James playing up to his usual superior standards. As sure a thing as can be in the fantasy world, the King enters Saturday's intriguing matchup with the 76ers averaging 28.1 points, 9.3 rebounds and 8.6 rebounds while shooting 59.1 percent over his last nine games.
LeBron James posted 29 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists across 39 minutes Friday night in a 106-102 loss at Indiana.
Advice: LeBron did everything in his power to get his team over the hump but they just came up short. He also chipped in with two blocked shots and a steal, hitting 12-of-22 from the floor. LeBron is averaging 31.0 points, 9.5 assists and 8.0 rebounds per game in two meetings with Indiana this season. These rivals will meet again Jan. 12 in Indianapolis and Jan. 26 in Cleveland.
LeBron James scored 32 points Wednesday on 12-of-18 shooting as the Cleveland Cavaliers topped the Sacramento Kings 101-95. James grabbed 11 rebounds and had nine assists, tallying a plus-minus of +2 in his 41:04 of playing time. He added two blocks and three steals. James went 5 of 8 from behind the arc.
Advice: James drained a 3-pointer with 15 seconds left as the Cavaliers tied a franchise record with their 13th straight win. Over the last 18 games, James has averaged 29.6 points on 58.7 percent shooting with 8.6 assists and 8.3 rebounds. He's also 41 for 94 (43.6 percent) from long range in that span.
LeBron James hit 12-of-18 FGs with five 3-pointers to finish Wednesday's game with 32 points, 11 rebounds, nine assists, three steals, two blocks and seven turnovers in 41 minutes.
Advice: LeBron took over this game and hit a dagger 3-pointer to help the Cavs tie a franchise record with their 13th consecutive victory. Just how clutch has he been this season? Per Synergy Sports, in the fourth quarter this season LeBron is shooting 82% at the rim, with an eFG% of 59% on jump shots within the half-court offense. He's a man on a mission, and continues to vie the No. 1 spot in fantasy basketball this season.
LeBron James scored 23 points Monday, going 9 of 15 from the field, as the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Chicago Bulls 113-91. James grabbed seven rebounds and had six assists, accumulating a plus-minus of +27 in his 34:16 on the floor. He added two steals. James went 2 of 4 from 3-point range.
Advice: James was efficiently great again in this one. During Cleveland's 12-game win streak, James has averaged 26.8 points on 56.5 percent shooting with 8.8 rebounds and 8.2 assists. He's also 30 for 66 from long range in that span.