LeBron piles up the stats, but will a playoff foe make his numbers pointless?

Justin Norris | Staff Writer LeBron James is having perhaps his most statistically dominant season in his transcendent 15-year career. James is on pace to play in all 82 games for the first time in his career, and he is surpassing his lofty career averages in almost every major statistical category. King James is averaging 27.6 points, 8.6 rebounds and 9.1 assists per game, while shooting 54.7 percent from the field, 36.1 percent from 3-point range and 73 percent from the free throw line. This is his highest scoring average since his first stint in Cleveland, and his highest rebound … Continue reading LeBron piles up the stats, but will a playoff foe make his numbers pointless?

What’s wrong with the Cavs?

Justin Norris | Staff Writer   The Cleveland Cavaliers, three-time defending Eastern Conference champions, have gotten off to a lackluster 7-7 record to start the season. So far, the Cavaliers have lost to supposedly inferior teams such as the Magic, Nets, Pelicans, Knicks, Pacers and Hawks. It took a 57-point outburst, the second-most of LeBron James’ career, to avoid losing to the Wizards. This is the second-worst start to a season for James, with the worst coming in his rookie season. Offseason acquisition Dwyane Wade told ESPN’s Dave McMenamin, “Our first unit, we got to start off better.” While Wade’s … Continue reading What’s wrong with the Cavs?