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Young teammates see LeBron James as somewhat of a sage
Young teammates see LeBron James as somewhat of a sage

An hour after Cleveland suffered its worst defeat of the season, a 29-point blowout to Atlanta on Wednesday night, LeBron James sat in a chair on the baseline with a cold drink in his hand and watched his young teammate, point guard Kyrie Irving, work on his craft. The cameras caught James looking on admiringly as the 22-year-old Irving went through shooting drills with the Cavaliers' assistant coaches. When it was over, Irving and James shared a moment, the two of them nodding and smiling. James and the Cavaliers are nearly one-third of the way into the season, and so far he has been a patient instructor to his teammates, who view the four-time NBA most valuable player as their...

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