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LeBron James wins 3 trophies at ESPY Awards

NBA player LeBron James, assistant coach David Fizdale, coach Erik Spoelstra and NBA players Ray Allen and Dwyane Wade, of the Miami Heat, accept the award for best team at the ESPY Awards on Wednesday. Photo: AP

LeBron James padded his trophy collection, receiving three at the ESPY Awards, including male athlete of the year for helping the Miami Heat win a second straight NBA championship.

Thursday, 18 July, 2013, 12:41pm

LeBron James leads Miami Heat to second championship title in a row

King James was simply dominant against the Spurs in the decider, and has joined Michael Jordan and Bill Russell as the only players to be back-to-back finals MVP. Photo: Reuters

After two years of almost-constant basketball, James still found a way to be at his absolute best in game seven of the NBA finals. He scored 37 points, grabbed 12 rebounds and controlled everything down the stretch, as the Heat won the title with a 95-88 win over the San Antonio Spurs.

22 Jun 2013 - 3:40am

Wade, James power heat past spurs in NBA finals

Miami Heat's LeBron James tries to shoot against San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan during the first half of game four of the NBA Finals basketball series. Photo: AP

LeBron James made good on his promise and Dwyane Wade got his swagger back as the Miami Heat rebounded from a crushing loss in game three to level the NBA finals at 2-2. Wade had a throwback game by finishing with 32 points and six steals while James had a game-high 33 points as the Heat defeated San Antonio 109-93 at the ATT Centre arena.

15 Jun 2013 - 5:04am

Lebron hangs his head in shame after Spurs rout

Lebron James. Photo: AP

LeBron James looked at the cameras and reporters packed fivedeep around him in a quiet, frustrated post-game locker room and made a simple declaration.

13 Jun 2013 - 5:52am

D-listers crash party in NBA finals

Danny Green and Gary Neal. Photo: AP

The finals opened as such a juicy matchup of A-list stars. LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh for the Heat against Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili for the old guard Spurs. Big Three v Big Three. Winners take all.

13 Jun 2013 - 5:52am

Tony Parker turns on the heat on Miami in game one

The Spurs' Tony Parker is congratulated by his teammates after game one of the NBA finals. Photo: Xinhua

One reason the San Antonio Spurs always get called "boring" may be because we rarely see the most important guy on the team do his best work.

8 Jun 2013 - 6:51am

Miami Heat are the NBA team to beat

LeBron James. Photo: AP

When LeBron James and Chris Bosh joined the Miami Heat in 2010, teaming up with Dwyane Wade to form the "big three", James famously promised "not one, not two, not three" NBA championships.

6 Jun 2013 - 4:48am

LeBron James' 'The Look' inspires Heat to beat Pacers 90-79

Miami Heat forward LeBron James drives between the Indiana Pacers guards during game five in the Eastern finals. Photo: AP

LeBron James said a few words at half-time to try and coax something more out of the Miami Heat. Turns out, whatever he said was unnecessary. The look on his face was all the Heat needed.

1 Jun 2013 - 4:35am

Miami Heat beat Indiana Pacers in overtime thriller

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LeBron James made a buzzer-beating lay-up in overtime as the Heat narrowly escaped a shock loss on their home court and beat the Indiana Pacers 103-102 in the opening game of the NBA Eastern Conference finals.

James finished with 30 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists for the Heat - his ninth post-season triple-double.

24 May 2013 - 4:51am

LeBron James wins NBA MVP award for fourth time

Miami Heat guard LeBron James acknowledges the support after he won his fourth NBA Player of the Year Award in Miami. Photo: MCT

Miami Heat superstar LeBron James was a near-unanimous choice as the NBA's Most Valuable Player, earning the award for a second straight year and fourth time overall.

7 May 2013 - 5:27am

Miami Heat beat New York Knicks for 14th win in a row

Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks (right) looks to pass as Chris Andersen and LeBron James defend. Photo: AP

LeBron James scored 12 of his 29 points in the fourth quarter to lead defending NBA champion Miami past New York 99-93 on Sunday as the Heat matched its record win streak with a 14th victory in a row.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Short Sport, March 3, 2013

Wang Chien-ming threw six shutout innings. Photo: AP

Golf officials denied rumours of a malaria outbreak on the LPGA Tour yesterday after Natalie Gulbis and Pak Se-ri pulled out of the HSBC Women's Champions in Singapore due to illness and staff members also fell sick.

3 Mar 2013 - 4:00am

NBA: Heat beat Grizzlies, run win streak to 12

LeBron James of the Miami Heat competes for a rebound with Quincy Pondexter  of the Memphis Grizzlies. Photo: AFP

LeBron James scored 14 points in the fourth quarter as the Miami Heat extended their win-streak to 13 games with a 98-91 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Friday.

James finished with 18 points, 10 assists and eight rebounds and had a clutch three pointer late in the fourth for the Heat who snapped the Grizzlies win streak at eight games

2 Mar 2013 - 1:14pm

LeBron scores 40 as Heat topple Kings

Miami Heat's LeBron James (left) is defended by Sacramento Kings' John Salmons (right) during overtime of their NBA basketball game in Miami, Florida. Photo: Reuters.

LeBron James and Dwyane Wade combined for 79 points as the Miami Heat prevailed 141-129 in a double overtime marathon against the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday.

27 Feb 2013 - 2:10pm

LeBron continues hot streak as Heat burn Clippers

LeBron James. Photo: AFP

LeBron James equalled a franchise record with his fourth straight 30-point game as the Miami Heat routed the Los Angeles Clippers 111-89 on Friday.

9 Feb 2013 - 3:31pm