LeBron James

LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 17: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers attends the summer league game against the Minnesota Timberwolves on July 17, 2015 at the Cox Pavilion in Las Vegas, Nevada.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (credit: Garrett Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images and Thinkstock)

Top 5 Best Conveyances Ever To Transport A Professional Athlete

Under ordinary circumstances, the only means of locomotion a professional athlete needs is his own magnificent body. But should an athlete choose to be carried, lifted, flown, floated, glided wheeled or otherwise transported between two geographical points, then the conveyance used to move the sportsman must be as glorious to behold as the athlete himself.

08/11/2015

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 21: Dwyane Wade #3 and LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat holds the Larry O\'Brien Trophy as they speak to NBATV analyst Matt Winer and Charles Barkley after winning the Championship against the Oklahoma City Thunder during Game Five of the 2012 NBA Finals at American Airlines Arena on June 21, 2012 in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Garrett Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Charles Barkley Undeservingly Throws Heat At Lebron James

By David Heim  Charles Barkley is going for the throat. Barkley decided to crack a few jokes Sunday on Jim Kozimer’s Sports Talk Live, particularly at the brunt of Cavaliers superstar LeBron James and his newly-released movie Trainwreck. […]

07/20/2015

(Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

10 Things LeBron James Has Nightmares About

He revealed that the Finals loss to the Warriors still gives him nightmares.

07/13/2015

(Photo Credit: Hannah Foslien, Getty Images)

5 Non-Baseball Players Who Would Crush The Home Run Derby

It is a question often asked; how would a player in a particular sport fair if he/she played in another sport? With the annual MLB Home Run Derby next week, here are some non-baseball players who would be fun to watch in the competition.

07/06/2015

top_5_625x352.jpeg

Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: June 22nd-June 26th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

06/26/2015

(credit: David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images)

AP Source: Kevin Love Opts Out Of Contract With Cavs

Kevin Love is about to find out how much the league values him, and how much the Cavaliers want him. The power forward is opting out of the final year of his contract and will be a free agent on July 1, a person familiar with the decision told the Associated Press.

06/24/2015

top_5_625x352.jpeg

Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: June 15th-June 19th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

06/19/2015

MIAMI, FL - MAY 30: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat looks on against the Indiana Pacers during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at American Airlines Arena on May 30, 2014 in Miami, Florida.

NBA Draft: 5 Slam Dunks With The No. 1 Overall Pick

We’re less than two weeks away from the NBA Draft. It’s a night where the dreams of playing in the NBA for many college kids and some overseas players come true. Here are five players who have been taken with the No. 1 overall pick who have been absolute slam dunks.

06/18/2015

CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 26: Tristan Thompson #13, Brendan Haywood #33, Joe Harris #12, LeBron James #23, Mike Miller #18, and Kendrick Perkins #3 of the Cleveland Cavaliers stand on the court during a game against the Atlanta Hawks in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2015 NBA Playoffs at The Quicken Loans Arena on May 26, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images)

10 Best Gifts Athletes Gave Their Teammates

TVs! Shoes! Snowmobiles?? Take a look at the best gifts athletes gave their teammates.

06/16/2015

(Photo Credit: CBS Local Sports)

My Sports Story: Comedian James The Third On Meeting LeBron James

Find out what James The Third had to do when LeBron James went to see a movie.

06/03/2015

CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 26: LeBron James #23 and David Blatt of the Cleveland Cavaliers talk to each other against the Atlanta Hawks in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2015 NBA Playoffs on May 26, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. (credit: David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Keidel: No One Is More Motivated To Win Than LeBron James

All eyes are on LeBron. He’s not just trying to bring a trophy to Cleveland. He’s adding jewels to his crown, which he will one day try to match with Michael Jordan

05/29/2015

ATLANTA, GA - MAY 20: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers reacts in the final minutes of their 97 to 89 win over the Atlanta Hawks during Game One of the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Philips Arena on May 20, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Keidel: LeBron James Vs. Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan, his eminence, excellence, and the exemplar of modern basketball, is the unquestioned king. But can King James leave the game with just one more jewel in his crown?

05/22/2015

top_5_625x352.jpeg

Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: May 11th-May 15th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

05/15/2015

Credit: Henry How/Getty Images

Michael Jordan Could Still Beat LeBron James?

A new poll says that 34% of NBA fans think MJ could beat Lebron right now in one-on-one.

05/15/2015

DENVER, CO - FEBRUARY 9: Kevin Durant #35 of the Oklahoma City Thunder stands on the court during a game against the Denver Nuggets on February 9, 2015 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Bart Young/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA’s Top ‘Stop And Watch’ Players

In the past three weeks we’ve seen Steph Curry go for 51, Kevin Durant have his 43rd career 40 point game and Klay Thompson pour in 37 in one quarter. These kinds of performances are what we like to call “Stop and Watch games.” As in stop what you’re doing right now and get to a television immediately.

02/10/2015

(credit: Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

Kevin Love Still Finding His Way In Cleveland

In his first game at Target Center since he was traded, it was abundantly clear to Kevin Love just how far away he has gotten from Minnesota.

02/02/2015

(credit: David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Love Makes Victorious – And Boo-Filled – Return To Minn.

Minnesota fans did not show very much love to former Timberwolves play Kevin Love Saturday night. The former Timberwolves forward returned to the Target Center for the first time since switching to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

01/31/2015

(credit: David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images)

LeBron Makes Love A Winner In Return To Minnesota, 106-90

LeBron James scored 16 of his 36 points in the fourth quarter to win a stirring duel with rookie Andrew Wiggins, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 106-90 victory over the Timberwolves in Kevin Love’s first game back in Minnesota since he was traded. James kicked things into gear in the final nine minutes. He scored 13 straight points for the Cavs, who have won 10 straight.

01/31/2015

Katy Perry, Super Bowl, Missy Elliott

1-30-15 Podcast Page – The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee

A Super Themed Friday show with Dave and the gang, click the link above to listen to something you may have missed!

01/30/2015

(credit: Jordan Johnson/NBAE via Getty Images)

Timberwolves Take Shot At Love Before His Return

Former Timberwolves star Kevin Love is returning to Target Center Saturday night for the first time since being traded to Cleveland in the offseason. But you wouldn’t know it from a video the team posted on its web site Thursday.

01/29/2015

(credit: Jordan Johnson/NBAE via Getty Images)

Single-Game Tickets On Sale Tuesday For Timberwolves/Cavs Game

Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. Tuesday online and at the Target Center box office as Kevin Love prepares to make his return to Minneapolis for the first time since being traded to Cleveland in the offseason

01/05/2015

(credit: Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

Love, Cavaliers Roll Over Timberwolves 125-104

Kevin Love scored 20 points in his first game against Minnesota, Kyrie Irving added 29 and the Cleveland Cavaliers pulled away in the second half for a 125-104 victory over the Timberwolves on Tuesday night. Love’s reunion with the team he spent six frustrating seasons with before a summer blockbuster trade was overshadowed by an injury to Cleveland center Anderson Varejao, who had to be helped off the floor in the third quarter.

12/23/2014

(credit: CBS)

Podcast: 12-23-14 John Hines For Dave Lee-Merry Christmas!

John Hines pinch hits for Dave Lee on Tuesday….Click the link above to hear something you may have missed.

12/23/2014

(credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Minnesota Athletes Who Returned To Where They Started

Torii Hunter is returning to the Minnesota Twins. It prompts the question, who are some of the more famous athletes to get their start with an organization, leave for greener pastures but eventually return to where it all began?

12/03/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 23: Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers runs off the field at the end of the first half against the Minnesota Vikings on November 23, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Keidel: Giving Thanks For Sports

Since we are upon our great day of gratitude, a pretext for gorging on poultry and then taking our swollen torsos to the nearest television for some football, let’s look to sports for reasons to give thanks.

11/26/2014

more