2:30 AM ETOhm YoungmisukESPN Staff Writer CloseOhm Youngmisuk has covered the Giants, Jets and the NFL since 2006. Prior to that, he covered the Nets, Knicks and the NBA for nearly a decade. He joined ESPNNewYork.com after working at the New York Daily News for almost 12 years and is a graduate of Michigan State…Continue Reading

LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers will square off against Jimmy Butler and the Miami Heat in Game 1 of the 2020 NBA Finals on Wednesday night. The Lakers enter the NBA Finals averaging 113.9 points per game in the postseason. Meanwhile, the Heat have been white-hot in the bubble, winning 12 of their…Continue Reading

LeBron James believed he could win every time he advanced to the NBA Finals.A couple occasions, he realistically had little chance. His first and last appearances in Cleveland ended in sweeps, overmatched Cavaliers teams routed by San Antonio in 2007 and Golden State in 2018.In his 10th NBA Finals, he sees his first opportunity with…Continue Reading

A typical NBA season lasts roughly eight months, starting in October and ending in June. The Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat have not played one another since December of 2019, over nine months ago. It has literally been over an entire season since these two teams met, and it has shown in the bubble. The…Continue Reading

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – When Los Angeles Lakers assistant coach Phil Handy noticed LeBron James reflecting on his road to a 10th NBA Finals shortly after the Lakers advanced Saturday night, he began to think about his own journey. “I was standing not too far from ’Bron when he was sitting on the floor,”…Continue Reading