Miami Heat star LeBron James will be named MVP for a fourth time, according to sources.
Neil Paine says that on paper, the 2011-12 Miami Heat were one of the best NBA championship squads of all time.
The greatest single-game performances on the NBA's biggest stage? We rank the Top 50.
Heat forward LeBron James is the NBA's MVP for a third time, putting him alongside some of the game's all-time greats.
The issues are complex and the stakes are high, but the NBA's labor issues can be addressed if the owners can find ways to tweak the game's financial structure.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar didn't introduce Joakim Noah's name into the ongoing debate regarding the best player in NBA history, but Abdul-Jabbar did say the Chicago Bulls center could become a "monster" with an improved offensive repertoire.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Isiah Thomas said they don't think LeBron James is the greatest player ever.