Don’t ask LeBron James if he’s ready for a rivalry clash Monday against the Warriors. He doesn’t believe they exist in the NBA.
Even though the two teams have faced off and split the last two championships, James feels like the Cavs and Warriors are just two great teams co-existing.
“I don’t think we have a rival in our game today,” James said after Cavs practice Sunday, via ESPN.com. “We’ve had two great Finals appearances the last two years, but I had the same with San Antonio when I was in Miami. We weren’t rivals. And I think I played those guys more, so I wouldn’t look at it as rivals.”
James has heaped praise on the Warriors in recent seasons as the two squads battled for supremacy. James paid them the ultimate compliment Sunday to sum up his feelings.
Rose has been inconsistent this season for a team that dropped to 17-21 with what, indeed, was a humiliating home loss to the Pelicans.
Acquired in the offseason from the Bulls, Rose, 28, is averaging 17.3 points, 4.5 assists and 3.9 rebounds in 33 games this season.
Also, we didn’t appreciate the shot at “Air Bud” but … can’t really defend it.
Anyway, we’ll end this with the woke-est line in the trailer, which had literally never occurred to me until watching it.
“The movie doesn’t even take place in space.” Golden State has been playing better than Cleveland recently, as the defending champions are still struggling Patriots Cheap Jerseys to find their footing with key players shuffling in and out of the lineup.
The Cavaliers should be healthy Monday night, but it will still Soccer Cheap Jerseys be tough walking out of Oracle Arena with a win.