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NBA reporter for Cleveland dot com covering LeBron James and the Cavaliers. cleveland.com; jvardon@cleveland.com

LeBron James didn't like these 5 questions at NBA All-Star Media Day

cleveland.com — Media day at NBA All-Star weekend is like media day at the Super Bowl -- there's some weird questions asked of the game's biggest stars. LeBron James knows the feeling well.
Feb 12, 2016

LeBron James didn't like these 5 questions at NBA All-Star Media Day bit.ly/1PIsntX

LeBron James wishes he could be around Gregg Popovich every day

cleveland.com — TORONTO - Perhaps the best news for Cavs from All-Star media day is it is obvious LeBron James believes he can't, as in, never, be under Gregg Popovich's tutelage every day. Because James sure wishes he could.

LeBron James, Little Tikes partner to make hoops for children

cleveland.com — TORONTO - LeBron James and Little Tikes are now in the business of making toy basketball hoops together. In a partnership announced today, the LeBron James Family Foundation and the Hudson, Ohio -based manufacturer will produce an entire line of James Foundation toys.
Feb 12, 2016

LeBron James, Little Tikes partner to make hoops for children bit.ly/1Priq6b

LeBron James sends Akron teenagers to drop 23 sets of Nike uniforms to Toronto school teams

cleveland.com — TORONTO - Twelve Akron high school students dropped Nike uniforms to 23 different sports teams from Toronto Public Schools Thursday in LeBron James' name. Per James' tradition, his charitable LeBron James Family Foundation is making its presence felt in the host city for the NBA All-Star Game, which is in Toronto this year.
Feb 11, 2016

LeBron James sends Akron teenagers to drop 23 sets of Nike uniforms to Toronto school teams bit.ly/1O5NcNR

LeBron James, Muhammad Ali, and a discussion of race relations in America

cleveland.com — Experts discuss what is expected, if anything, of the black, superstar athlete when it comes to race relations in America.
Feb 11, 2016

An accompanying experts' discussion of LeBron James, Muhammad Ali, and race relations in America bit.ly/1QaHIZE

Feb 11, 2016

RT @joevardon: An accompanying experts' discussion of LeBron James, Muhammad Ali, and race relations in America bit.ly/1QaHIZE

Feb 11, 2016

What should LeBron have done about Tamir Rice? Experts weigh in bit.ly/1QaHIZE

LeBron James and President Obama seem to share a burden to speak out on social issues

cleveland.com — CLEVELAND, Ohio - When LeBron James put "I Can't Breathe" on his chest, Barack Obama had his back. When Obama called for greater gun control, it was James who bolstered his case, saying there "is no room for guns." And when James and the Cavaliers tipped off the season in Chicago in October, Obama was there, sitting courtside.
Feb 11, 2016

LeBron and Obama: the space they occupy in history and the burden they share to speak for social justice bit.ly/1V6tJ5l

Feb 11, 2016

RT @joevardon: LeBron and Obama: the space they occupy in history and the burden they share to speak for social justice bit.ly/1V6tJ5l

Feb 11, 2016

LeBron holds a place in society unlike any before him because of Obama. It help explains why we care what he thinks bit.ly/1V6tJ5l

Feb 11, 2016

RT @joevardon: LeBron and Obama: the space they occupy in history and the burden they share to speak for social justice bit.ly/1V6tJ5l

Feb 11, 2016

A strong look at the politics of LeBron James -- and a prime reason why I miss @joevardon on the beat. cleveland.com/cavs/index.ssf…

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LeBron James, Kobe Bryant just two chapters of the NBA's great, unfinished book

cleveland.com — CLEVELAND, Ohio - History took its broad hand and smacked 20,562 fans at The Q square in the face on Wednesday night. Which is better than what happened to D'Angelo Russell. Anyway, Kobe Bryant's last game in Cleveland was bound to be oozing with nostalgia.
Feb 11, 2016

If you'd allow, last night was about so much more than just Kobe and LeBron bit.ly/1o6ldJi

Feb 11, 2016

LeBron and Kobe showed and told why the NBA, was, is, and will be in great shape. bit.ly/1o6ldJi

Kobe Bryant and the 'most important advice' he gave LeBron James

cleveland.com — CLEVELAND, Ohio - Kobe Bryant agrees with LeBron James - they bonded over shoes. As in, the pair Bryant gave James before the teenaged LeBron was to play in a high school tournament against Carmelo Anthony's Oak Hill Academy. It's the pair James always mentions any time he's asked for his favorite Kobe memory.
Feb 10, 2016

Kobe Bryant and the 'most important advice' he gave LeBron James bit.ly/1Tdsp2S

Feb 10, 2016

RT @joevardon: Kobe Bryant and the 'most important advice' he gave LeBron James bit.ly/1Tdsp2S

Feb 10, 2016

"Either James or Bryant have played in every Finals since 2007, but never against one another." cleveland.com/cavs/index.ssf…

Feb 10, 2016

Kobe's farewell stop in Cleveland is over. Here's how it went bit.ly/1Tdsp2S

How Tyronn Lue can coach LeBron James based on his history with Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan

cleveland.com — INDEPENDENCE, Ohio - LeBron James has the "best basketball IQ of the guys I've been around," Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said on Tuesday. That includes Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant, who'll be here Wednesday for his final game at The Q when the Lakers play the Cavs at 8 p.m.
Feb 09, 2016

How Tyronn Lue can coach LeBron James based on his history with Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan bit.ly/20mOMBT

Feb 10, 2016

Good morning. Shootaround was cancelled. Read why playing with Kobe and Michael helps Lue yell at LeBron bit.ly/20mOMBT

Why does Kobe Bryant like LeBron James now?

cleveland.com — CLEVELAND, Ohio - LeBron James is almost never at a loss for words when it comes to Kobe Bryant. Until Monday night. After the Cavs finished off the Sacramento Kings 120-100, and James piled up his 40th career triple-double, the conversation turned toward what - or who - is coming Wednesday.
Feb 09, 2016

LeBron ready for "very emotional" night tomorrow when Lakers, Kobe show up bit.ly/1PiIxfC

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LeBron James didn't like these 5 questions at NBA All-Star Media Day bit.ly/1PIsntX

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LeBron James wishes he could be around Gregg Popovich every day bit.ly/1TXpLxn

Feb 12, 2016

In fairness, "rookie coach" had been tossed around by media long before that. David's resistance to that label the essence of his struggle

Feb 12, 2016

Factoid: one year ago today, LeBron dropped "rookie coach" on Blatt after a game against Chicago

Feb 12, 2016

LeBron: I haven't quite decided on going to Olympics

Feb 12, 2016

LeBron: "I wish I could" be around Gregg Popvich every day


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