The Cavaliers are cruising in the first game of the NBA season, with a nice healthy fourth quarter lead over the Knicks. It’s gone about how you’d probably expect. Kristaps Porzingis has loped around the court and hit a few shots, Kyrie Irving has put Brandon Jennings in the toilet, and, of course, LeBron James has been his usual omnipotent self, and has returned to terrorizing any and all rims in front of him.
Look at the power on this slam.
Earlier in the game, he shrugged off two defenders to get to the rim on a breakaway.
It’s unquantifiable, but it must be so demoralizing to try to execute a gameplan and worry about switching and matchups then see LeBron just mash the everliving shit out of the basketball whenever he gets an inch of space.