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SALT LAKE CITY, UT - NOVEMBER 5: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers looks on from the bench during their game against the Utah Jazz at EnergySolutions Arena on November 5, 2014 in Salt Lake City, Utah. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Gene Sweeney Jr/Getty Images)

Keidel: Jumping Off The LeBron James Bandwagon

LeBron didn’t just join the Cleveland Cavaliers. He came to save the world, so to speak, to bring financial and spiritual lubricant to the Rust Belt, an area of America that has been lost to the the meat-hook realities of economics.

11/07/2014

Head coach Mike Krzyzewski of the USA Men's Basketball Team reacts during a 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup semi-final match between USA and Lithuania at Palau Sant Jordi on September 11, 2014 in Barcelona, Spain.  (Source: David Ramos/Getty Images)

U.S. Beats Lithuania To Reach Basketball World Final

James Harden and the U.S. sprinted into the championship game of the Basketball World Cup, riding a huge third quarter to a 96-68 victory over Lithuania on Thursday night.

09/11/2014

Derrick Rose #6 of the USA Basketball Men's National Team handles the ball against the Ukraine Basketball Team during the FIBA 2014 World Cup Tournament at the Bilbao Exhibition Center on September 04, 2014 in Bilbao, Spain. (Source: David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

U.S. Tops Ukraine, Finishes Pool Play Unbeaten

The bags were already packed and the Americans had already checked out of their rooms.

09/04/2014

US guard Derrick Rose holds the ball during the 2014 FIBA World basketball championships group C match vs Turkey at the Bizkaia Arena in Bilbao on August 31, 2014. (Source: RAFA RIVAS/AFP/Getty Images)

Down At Half, USA Beats Turkey In Basketball Worlds

They figured it would be simple, that they would just beat up on Turkey like they did Finland a night earlier.

09/01/2014

MIAMI, FL - MAY 30: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat looks on against the Indiana Pacers during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at American Airlines Arena on May 30, 2014 in Miami, Florida.

The Return: James Goes Home To Cavaliers

Saturday, the terms LeBron James’ new contract were revealed. He will make $42 million over the length of the 2-year contract with the Cavaliers and can opt out after just one season.

07/12/2014

MIAMI, FL - MAY 30: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat looks on against the Indiana Pacers during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at American Airlines Arena on May 30, 2014 in Miami, Florida.

Sources: LeBron James To Meet With Heat

Before LeBron James makes his next decision, Pat Riley will get a chance to convince him to stay in Miami.

07/07/2014

NEW ORLEANS, LA - FEBRUARY 16: LeBron James #6 of the Eastern Conference All-Stars shoots against the Western Conference All-Stars during the 2014 NBA All-Star Game at Smoothie King Center on February 16, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Bruce Yeung/NBAE via Getty Images)

LeBron Helps East End All-Star Skid

LeBron James usually has his fun in June, when the Miami Heat have won NBA championships the last two years. Doesn’t mean he’s OK with losing in February. And he certainly won’t stand for his team getting picked on.

CBS Miami–02/17/2014

(Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Heat Head To Cleveland Looking For 24

LeBron James is heading back to Cleveland Wednesday night. But unlike the past trips, the focus won’t be completely on James, but rather the entire Heat team as they look for the team’s 24th consecutive victory.

CBS Miami–03/20/2013

(Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kyrie Irving Wins Foot Locker Three-Point Contest

Cleveland point guard Kyrie Irving beat San Antonio’s Matt Bonner to win the 3-point contest during All-Star Saturday night.

02/17/2013

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Against Cavs, James Aims To Improve Heat To 6-0

For the first time, LeBron James will be facing his former team as an NBA champion.

CBS4–11/24/2012

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