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Lebron James’ Top 20 NBA Playoffs Moments

Darren - October 2, 2020
NBA

Lebron James’ Top 20 NBA Playoffs Moments

Darren - October 2, 2020
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4. Comeback Against The Celtics

2012 was the year when LeBron won his first title. But if it wasn’t for his stellar contribution against the Boston Celtics, the Heat would never have got that far. They played the Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals but trailed 3-2. It looked like the series was slipping away, but then James woke up.

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He was a force of nature as he led Miami to a 98-79 victory. In sum, he scored an outstanding 45 points as he blew the Celtics away. Furthermore, his shooting stood at 19-0f-26. Then, he added 15 assist and four assists in a great showing. Prolific and powerful, he was unstoppable.

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3. The First Title

LeBron sealed his first title in Game Five of the series against the Oklahoma City Thunder. After disappointment the season before, this was his road to redemption. In sum, he came to Miami for a title. If he didn’t get it in 2012, then there would have been a lot of questions about his mentality.

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But he was brilliant as he put up a triple-double. His 26 points, 13 assists, and 11 rebounds were massive in the Heats’ victory. James was as relieved as anybody else after finally achieving his dream. Few things can beat that feeling as he won the Finals MVP award.

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2. Game 7 v Spurs

We’ve talked about the achievement of winning a second title in a row. But now let’s focus on his Game Seven against the San Antonio Spurs. James was breathtaking. King James scored 37 points as he inspired his team to the win. LeBron effectively scored the winner with less than 30 seconds left to play.

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He also added 12 rebounds and five assists in a spectacular performance. Meanwhile, he earned his second straight Finals MVP award win. This was a phenomenal display from a legend of the game. This should have kicked off a dynasty like the Bulls, but we all know what happened next.

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1. Cavs’ First Title

Of course, this has to be the greatest moment in King James’s back catalog. After four years in Miami, the prodigal son returned home. Furthermore, he inspired them to the NBA Finals in 2015 but they couldn’t get past the Golden State Warriors. However, a year later they were back again.

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It was Game 7 and the Championship was on the edge of a knife. After two scintillating 41-point performances in the previous two games, LeBron had one more massive contribution. Just when Andre Iguodala looked like he was about to score, LeBron blocked the shot. Then Kyrie Irving went the other way and the rest is history,

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