LeBron would support 2-2-1-1-1 Finals
October 1, 2013
New Sportsbook.ag customers: Make your 1st bet, get your 2nd bet free, 100%, winnings paid in cash.
Already have an account? Click here to view new Exclusive Rewards!
PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) - Miami's LeBron James is in favor of the NBA Finals potentially returning to a 2-2-1-1-1 format. But if that happens, he believes scheduling changes should follow.
The NBA's four-time MVP says ``it wouldn't make any sense'' for the Finals to have a Game 5 in one city on a Sunday, Game 6 in another on Tuesday and Game 7 back at the original site on a Thursday.
The league plays Finals games on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays in the 2-3-2 system that has been in place since 1985.
James says ``it can't be every other day if they go to that format,'' noting it could lead to one game in Miami one day, then another in Los Angeles two days later.
Otherwise, he says the idea is ``great.''
The Associated Press News Service
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved
12-1 L3 Days, +3,208 Totals TY
7-0 L7, 10-1 L11 NBA Selections
13-5 L18 Picks, +2,433 This Year
15-5 Playoffs, 13-3 L16 G-Plays
11-5 L16 G-Plays, +2,397 Overall
2-0 LN, 10-3 Run, 28-10 G-Plays
2-0 Y'day, 14-7 L21 Guarantees
2-0 Friday, 6-1 Win Streak
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10%
off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20%
off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000
Member Plays each month!