Category: “The Decision”

One Year Later Jim Gray Would Do The Decision All Over Again

Monday, July 11th, 2011

Last Friday was the one-year Anniversary of one of the most memorable moments in the history of sports. It was not only a career defining moment for LeBron James, but it was a defining moment in the history of the Cleveland Cavaliers franchise and a moment that Cleveland fans will ...

Shane Battier From Training Camp On Yao, LeBron and Obama

Monday, October 11th, 2010

The Houston Rockets may be the least exciting playoff contender in the NBA (and an even less exciting NBA Jam team). They are built that way. The Rockets have been constructed with great depth and with an "on-court chemistry" that allows the sum of their parts to outshine any individual. ...

Shawn Marion on LeBron: “At the end of the day it really boils down to what he wanted to do.”

Wednesday, July 14th, 2010

Sports fans everywhere are still talking about “The Decision” and LeBron James is still picking up the pieces of an ill-conceived PR stunt.  The most troubling aspect of it was ESPN’s willingness to hand over one hour of primetime to a narcissistic athlete that didn’t look like he wanted to ...

Jerry Colangelo on LeBron heading to Miami: “They had a plan and they were able to execute this plan collectively.”

Monday, July 12th, 2010

LeBron James’ decision to bolt Cleveland for the bright, sunny beaches of Miami all started when he teamed up with Wade and Bosh on the USA Olympic team a couple of years ago.  While playing for Team USA, James really enjoyed his time playing alongside Wade and Bosh, which got ...

Jim Gray’s Softballs Lesson LeBron

Monday, July 12th, 2010

As many guessed, LeBron James announced last Thursday night during his one-hour ESPN special dubbed “The Decision”, that he would be joining forces with Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh down in Miami.  “The Decision” was hosted by veteran sportscaster, Jim Gray, and took place at the Boys and Girls Club ...