The Cavs needed a strong start, and they got it helped by a playground move from James.

Dribbling near the foul lane, he used a head fake on McGee before stepping past the Warriors center. James then threw the ball off the backboard to himself and crushed a two-handed dunk — he pulled off a similar stunt in Baseball Jerseys For Sale last year’s Finals — that sent Cleveland’s bench and fans into a frenzy.

As coach Tyronn Lue had hoped, Cleveland was more physical and won several 50-50 balls while outrebounding and outworking the Warriors, who spent much of the first half barking about the officiating.

As a rookie in 2017, New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara led all qualified NFL players with a yards-per-attempt average of 6.1 while accumulating 1,554 scrimmage yards despite being on the field for less than half of the Saints’ offensive snaps.

That earned him a Pro Bowl nod and the Offensive Rookie of the Year award.

Of course, any effort to secure the ability to protest most likely would require litigation. As the NFL Players Association decides how to deal with a new anthem policy that was adopted only two weeks ago (it feels like two years), one possible strategy will be to file suit in all states where the Cheap Authentic Jerseys constitution may apply not only to public action but also to private action.

It’s hard to believe a newly signed free agent could be the most underpaid player on any roster, but that speaks to the type of bargain the Oakland Raiders got for cornerback Rashaan Melvin. 

The 28-year-old is coming off a breakout season in which he intercepted three passes and recorded 13 passes defensed in just 10 games as the best corner in Indianapolis. He gave up an opposing passer rating of just 60.3, which, according to Pro Football Focus, was the 10th-lowest qualified mark in pro football in 2017.  

But nine Raiders and 31 corners throughout the league possess contracts containing higher average annual salaries than Melvin’s one-year deal.

Even when Romo returned healthy, Dallas stuck with the rookie.

That should tell you all you need to know about Prescott’s immediate success. He enters Year 3 hoping to lead the Cowboys back to the playoffs as the unquestioned starting quarterback.

The Bears didn’t intend to start Trubisky as a rookie, especially Baseball Jerseys For Sale since they drafted him second overall after they had signed Mike Glennon to be their starter. However, Glennon’s poor play in the first four weeks of the season forced Chicago to insert the rookie for its fifth game and for the rest of the season.

Trubisky didn’t put up great numbers in his first 10 starts with Chicago after taking over for Glennon, but he showed the Bears enough for them to be pleased with his progression. The team ahead of the 2018 season paired Trubisky with Matt Nagy, a new head coach with an offensive background.

Watson was shoved into action in the second half of Houston’s season-opener and was named starter for the rest of the season soon after. Due to an unfortunate knee injury midway through his rookie season, Watson does not yet have enough starts (six) for comparison on this list. But judging by how he played in those six and a half games in 2017, he’s on his way to becoming a smashing success in Houston.

We had a chance to win that Game 4 at home and we let it slip away, James said of a game the Cavs led by eight in the third quarter but ended up losing by 11. We let Steph and Klay get loose and we let it slip away.

Flipping through the channels with his wife, Savannah, after one of the most disheartening losses of his career, James’ attention was grabbed by Eddie Murphy’s 1987 comedy special Eddie Murphy: Raw.

Separatist but equally dangerous with lightsabers in both Cheap Authentic Jerseys hands. Matches robot-like durability with Jedi-like athleticism. Wheezing raises concerns about ability to finish games.

Mature and well-developed in the Great Pit of Carkoon. Once he gets your tentacles, teeth and beak into you, the play is over — after a long digestive process.

Andre Iguodala, Warriors agree to a 3-year, $48 million deal

Andre Iguodala will end back up with the Golden State Warriors after all. After several weeks where Iguodala drops not-so-subtle hints that he might leave the team, Iguodala has agreed to a three-year deal worth $48 million, according to The Vertical’s Shams Charania.

Iguodala met with several teams on July 1 after free agency started, threatening to leave the Warriors even though most presumed he just wanted leverage in his negotiations. It appeared that Iguodala did meet a couple of his demands, receiving a slight increase from the Warriors’ initial offer and getting his third year fully guaranteed.

In the past 24 hours, Iguodala met with the Rockets, Spurs and Kings, receiving multi-year offers from all three. He also set but then cancelled a meeting with Philadelphia. But Iguodala has spent the past four seasons in Golden State and has two championships to show for it. As long as the Warriors were able to offer him a deal that he felt was competitive, it always felt extremely likely that he would be back.

“It’s nothing,” Swanigan said. “I play center, play four, play three. Put me where you want me, I’m gonna figure it out.”

Swanigan doesn’t want to be called a point-forward just yet. At this point, he’d rather be known for outworking the other team. And even if he falls short of the premature Cheap NFL Jerseys China Draymond Green comparison, Portland’s rookie is well on his way to achieving what he set out to do.

“My motor’s gonna be the best in the NBA,” he said. “That’s my goal. That’s what I wanna Cheap Authentic Jerseys be. You come watch Swanigan play, he’s playing his hardest every night.”