Person: Lebron James
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
It may be time for some heresy. This column feels Kavanagh got it wrong.
Mon, 21 Oct, 2019
The list sees 35 NBA players, 19 from the NFL and 15 from Major League Baseball
Wed, 12 Jun, 2019
Sometime in the next couple weeks, either the Toronto Raptors or Golden State Warriors will proclaim themselves to be world champions.
Thu, 30 May, 2019
While football has rarely before had a decade like this one where two players have been streets out on their own, basketball during the same period hasn’t even had such a contest.
Wed, 29 May, 2019
Liverpool's Mohamed Salah has been named as one of TIME magazines 100 most influential people.
Wed, 17 Apr, 2019
Given he has still yet to don the green jacket that seemed as tailor-made for him as the Augusta course itself, the eve of another US Masters invariably prompts the memory of Rory McIlroy’s implosion there eight years ago.
Wed, 10 Apr, 2019
Wed, 20 Mar, 2019
Tonight Tralee hosts a top-of-the-table sellout as Garvey’s Warriors take on Superleague rivals Templeogue. But as someone who went up against Carmelo Anthony in his first game Stateside, played in the famed March Madness in college and the cut-throat Asian continental league where loony owners could fire a teammate at half-time, Jason Killeen will hardly be daunted.
Sat, 09 Mar, 2019
Although he would be lambasted after The Decision, with people in his hometown of Cleveland so scorned they’d burn his Cavaliers jersey, history has proven that LeBron James made the right call that summer of 2010 by opting to join the Miami Heat.
Wed, 06 Mar, 2019
The original movie, which featured legend Michael Jordan, was released in 1996.
Fri, 22 Feb, 2019
Tralee is buzzing for hoops. The Complex is gripped by Saturday night fever. Even football people are backing the basketball team in their droves and they’re not just following the Star. First cousins Darren and Fergal O’Sullivan are important figures in the Tralee success story. Ahead of tonight’s National Cup semi-final with Pyrobel Killester at the Mardyke Arena, they explain how a town became united behind the Warriors
Sat, 12 Jan, 2019
To watch LeBron James play basketball is to witness the qualities that distinguish the truly great player in every sport.
Fri, 01 Jun, 2018
The odds are longer than a Stephen Curry three-pointer, Kevin Durant’s wingspan, or Draymond Green’s catalogue of technical fouls.
Thu, 31 May, 2018
The only statline James’s critics were interested in was that he was now three from eight in the NBA finals, in contrast to Michael Jordan’s flawless six for six record.
Wed, 30 May, 2018
With another Game 7 victory at stake, LeBron James would not sit out.
Tue, 29 May, 2018
The assignment for Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris in his first start this post-season was easy to explain but nearly impossible to execute: Guard LeBron James and keep the four-time NBA MVP from running the Celtics out of their own gym in the NBA’s Eastern Conference finals for the second year in a row.
Tue, 15 May, 2018
Jason Day channeled his inner LeBron James and captured his second PGA Tour event of the season.
Tue, 08 May, 2018
The moment required brilliance. LeBron James delivered again.
Mon, 07 May, 2018
The GAA needs to acknowledge that, along with its much-heralded community and amateur status, there is a pervasive cynicism that is ‘unique to our games’, writes
Wed, 14 Feb, 2018
There is no other team sport that is more reliant on one position consistently throughout a contest as a gridiron team is on its quarterback writes .
Wed, 07 Feb, 2018
Can LeBron James lift a fourth NBA title and be compared to Michael Jordan as the sport’s GOAT, or will he lose in the finals for the sixth time? asks
Wed, 03 Jan, 2018
Dillon remained underrated both inside and outside his own county, right up until he announced his retirement yesterday morning, writes
Wed, 29 Nov, 2017
If the media drives sport and most of the money generated comes from TV broadcasting rights then it’s hardly surprising that professional sport worldwide has always been a star-driven enterprise dominated by the world’s greatest athletes.
Thu, 15 Jun, 2017
As a fresh NBA champions cap sat a tad off-kilter on his head, Kevin Durant embraced mother Wanda. Then he moved across the podium and hugged Stephen Curry before accepting his shiny MVP trophy, holding out his arms and hoisting it for everyone to see.
Wed, 14 Jun, 2017
One victory left for the Golden State Warriors to claim another title. Not the one as NBA champions. The one as the best team ever.
Fri, 09 Jun, 2017
Wed, 07 Jun, 2017
The quickest glance at Cyrus Christie’s social media feed tells you that the Ireland defender has athletic interests outside his own discipline.
Fri, 02 Jun, 2017
Kevin Durant does not need to be told that Golden State Warriors should have a muted celebration after winning the Western Conference finals.
Wed, 24 May, 2017
LeBron James led the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 128-96 win over the Detroit Pistons in the NBA.
Wed, 15 Mar, 2017
Trump could do with some help from a major sports star these days, writes
Wed, 22 Feb, 2017
Tue, 20 Dec, 2016
LeBron James is edging closer towards the summit of the NBA all-time top scorers list with 27 points in the Cleveland Cavaliers' 114-84 win over the Miami Heat.
Sat, 10 Dec, 2016
Even here in his homeland a lot of us have little idea how respected he is.
Tue, 29 Nov, 2016
The Cleveland Cavaliers won for an eighth time in nine NBA games this season as they had too much for the Charlotte Hornets.
Mon, 14 Nov, 2016
Donald Trump has vowed to spend some of the final hours of the presidential campaign in Democratic strongholds in a bid to pull off a shock in states that have not voted for a Republican in decades.
Sat, 05 Nov, 2016
David Moran enjoys pizza and golf but only when he is not playing football.
Fri, 21 Oct, 2016
Tue, 11 Oct, 2016
Tue, 20 Sep, 2016
At half-time during Sunday’s All-Ireland minor semi-final, a gaggle of Mayo players strolled around the field. Some listened to music, others simply getting a feel for the hallowed turf. Aidan O’Shea, on the other hand, was engrossed in something on his phone. Taking in a collection of Lebron James’ finest moments put him in the perfect frame of mind to ready himself for action.
Tue, 23 Aug, 2016
No Stephen Curry? No LeBron James? No problem. Despite missing the game’s two best players, the US men’s basketball team are still the slam dunk favorite to return home from the Rio Olympics with the gold medal.
Mon, 25 Jul, 2016