Thursday, 26 April, 2018

LeBron James Wants Women Coaching in the National Basketball Association

Washington Wizards John Wall gestures behind Boston Celtics Marcus Smart during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game in Boston Monday Dec. 25 2017. The Wizards won 111-103 Boston Celtics news: John Wall, Wizards star, wants to 'leave a statement' vs. Celtics, Cavs in regular season
Domingo Copeland | 08 April, 2018, 02:29

With AP Photos.LeBron James scored 13 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter as the Cleveland Cavaliers overcame a 17-point deficit in the fourth quarter to stun the Washington Wizards 119-115 on Thursday night.

In addition to the playoff positioning, the come-from-behind win served as a nice "Welcome Back" to returning coach Tyronn Lue, who returned to the sideline after missing more than two weeks of action because of persistent health issues, including pains that were "very piercing through the chest and around the rib area".

James, who missed a first-half dunk, led Cleveland's second-half comeback to finish the game with 44 points, 11 assists and 11 rebounds.

Simmons kicked out to Redick for a three from the corner that brought Iverson out of his seat and pumping his fist in celebration. They are riding a 12-game winning streak, their longest since before Embiid, Saric, Ben Simmons or Markelle Fultz have even been born.

"I want to play against the teams that are going to be in the playoffs".

The Cleveland Cavaliers superstar basketball player LeBron James is heading to become an unrestricted free agent this offseason, and rumors mills and speculation have run relentlessly with all sorts of projections and scenarios involving which ball clubs he could join. With a glut of young talent and spacious room under the salary cap, Philadelphia has been frequently mentioned as a landing spot for James.

Down 129-132, James was fouled on a three by Robert Covington.

Sixers' Twitter even seemed divided on how to handle James - boo him or woo him with kindness?

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And in the first two rounds, it is now almost certain that the Game 1s (and possible Game 7s) will be played at Wells Fargo center. Not that Cavs fans are anything like Lakers fans, but they are not as hungry as Sixers fans.

James certainly noticed the enthusiasm. "It's always been kind of rowdy coming here".

Cavaliers: G Rodney Hood left with a sore left Achilles' tendon.

Brown said he kept in touch with Embiid through FaceTime and remained optimistic the big man would be a factor in the playoffs.

"I don't have a quit bone in me, so if I'm on the floor I've got to try to make plays happen no matter what the score is", he said.

"I mean, if she knows what she's doing, we'll love it, I mean, listen, at the end of the day, basketball.it's not about male or female".

The Cavaliers face the New York Knicks at 7:30 p.m. Monday at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

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