First things first: it’s been a foregone conclusion for some time, but according to sources, LeBron James will be presented with his first MVP trophy today. Obviously, this is something that has been discussed at length, but I’ll have more thoughts on this after the press conference. (HT: Windhorst.)
Secondly, stop by at 2 PM EST for a preview chat of the upcoming series with the fantastic Bret LaGree of Hoopinion. Join us as we try to get a bead on the league’s hardest to pin-down playoff team for the least two years. See you then.