CBS Radio Sports Talent React To LeBron's Return To ClevelandWe reached out to our sports radio personalities from across the country to get their opinion on James' decision. Here's their reactions:
Josh Martin NBA Writer For Bleacher Report Joins Scott And JeremyWhile the Love talk has been quieted, the Carmelo saga has been by far the biggest lighting rod of interest, especially with the LA Lakers entering the mix. However, Martin explains that Melo will most likely be staying home. “Right now, it looks like it’s going to come down to the Knicks, the Lakers, and the Bulls. I think New York has shown that they’re still willing to make the moves to remain competitive in a weak eastern conference.”
Keidel: King James And His CourtLeBron James singularly orchestrated the Big Three union. And now that he has opted out of his Miami Heat contract, he's once again the Alpha Male of pro sports. Teams are scrambling to find the proper finances and expiring contracts, flipping over cushions for salary cap coin.
Brian Geltzeiler Talks NBA Finals With Vinny & RobBrian Geltzeiler joined Vinny and Rob to talk about the NBA finals.
Miami Completes The Heat-Peat, 95-88How do you follow up one of the greatest NBA Finals games in history? The Miami Heat and the San Antonio Spurs did just that Thursday night with the greatest spectacle in sports, a Game 7, winner-take-all game at the AmericanAirlines Arena.
LeBron Leads Heat To Game 6 OT WinLeBron James led a title-saving charge, and now his crown will be on the line one more time in Game 7.
5 Things to Watch For In Game 6 of NBA FinalsFive things to watch for in Game 6 of the NBA Finals, as the San Antonio Spurs try to clinch their fifth title and end the Miami Heat's reign on Tuesday night:
Manu Ginobili Sparks Spurs To Game 5 WinManu Ginobili ran onto the floor as fans stood and screamed. He went to the bench, and they chanted his name. The sights and sounds of so many San Antonio spring nights were back Sunday — and the real party might be just a few days away.
Spurs KO Heat; Lead Series 3-2The Miami Heat came back to the AT&T Center looking to take a 3-2 lead with the series set to return to South Florida. Instead, the Spurs' hot shooters stayed hot and San Antonio's 114-104 victory sends the series back to South Florida.
Big 3 Help Heat Even NBA Finals With SpursMiami Heat owner Micky Arison had a message as he walked to the winning locker room.
Heat Handle Spurs 109-93; Finals Coming Back To MiamiThe Miami Heat entered Game 4 of the 2013 NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs knowing they couldn't lose and go down 3-1 in the series and have a chance of winning the Larry O'Brien trophy. But the Heat's Big Three responded like the three All-Stars that they are, combining for 82 points and lead Miami to a 109-93.
Bob Haynie: NBA Finals PredictionThe NBA Finals are upon us and it features the matchup I wanted all along. It's the defending champion Miami Heat against the classy San Antonio Spurs.
Sports Verdict: Bigger Impact In The NBA Finals? Chris Bosh Vs. Tim DuncanPerhaps the most key matchup of this matchup will be Tim Duncan vs. Chris Bosh. Which center will emerge as the bigger impact player? Craig Carton joins the Sports Verdict set to debate!
Will Heat Roll To 2nd Straight NBA Championship?LeBron James and the Miami Heat are off the NBA Finals for the third straight season, with their series against the San Antonio Spurs set to get underway on Thursday. SI's Ian Thomsen joined Toucher & Rich on Tuesday to discuss the series, and shoot down a Ray Allen rumor.
Heat Down To Last Shot In Game 7Game 7. Eastern Conference Finals. The last time the Miami Heat were in this situation, they were coming off a convincing Game 6 win in 2012 and blew out the Boston Celtics 101-88. What a difference a year makes.