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LeBron James is on pace to play a crazy amount of minutes this season

If the Cleveland Cavaliers reach the NBA Finals this season, it would be the seventh-straight Finals for LeBron James and the eighth of his career. He is also attempting to do it while playing a crazy number of minutes.

So far this season, James is averaging 37.6 minutes played per game, second in the NBA, and up a full two minutes per game from last season (35.6). Based on his projected regular-season minutes and his average usage in the last six NBA Finals, LeBron is on pace to play 3,786 minutes this season if the Cavs reach the Finals, which would be the fifth-highest total of his career and his most minutes played since the 2012-13 season.

Oh, and LeBron is 32 years old, and all these miles add up.

Since the start of the 2010-11 season, LeBron has played more than 2,500 minutes more than any other player in the NBA, including the postseason. That is the equivalent of more than 70 games of basketball. Eventually that is going to catch up with James, but he is being used like nobody is worried it is going to happen anytime soon.

(Cork Gaines/Business Insider)

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In May 2013, according to the lawsuit, the woman said she traveled to Chicago with Rose and that they went to dinner with a friend “at his house after the game he played in ended.”

However, Rose missed the entire the 2012-13 season with an injury and did not play in May.


Just a little look back. The podium in Oslo in last three seasons.

From the top:

  • season 2012/13 (1st ex aequo G. Schlierenzauer & P. Żyła, 3rd R. Kranjec)
  • season 2013/14 (1st S. Freund, 2nd A. Bardal, 3rd K. Stoch)
  • season 2014/15 (1st S. Freund, 2nd N. Kasai, 3rd ex aequo P. Prevc & K. Stoch)

Seems that Holmenkollbakken used to be quite happy for Polish team ^^ And can you see who is wearing the yellow leader’s shirt in 2013/14? :”) Good, not that old days. Can’t wait until the weekend!


SNL FACTS (Melissa McCarthy Edition)

  • This is the 800th overall episode.
  • This will be Melissa’s 4th time hosting.  She last hosted during the 2013-14 season (Season 39).  The last time she hosted was also in the month of February.
  • This summer, Melissa will be in the new Ghostbusters movie which will also star current cast members Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones, Cecily Strong and former cast member Kristen Wiig.
  • Kanye West will be the musical guest, it will be his 6th time performing on the show.  He ties the record with Eminem for the most times a rapper has performed on the show.  Kanye last performed on the Season 38 (2012-13) season finale episode hosted by Ben Affleck.