LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers shoots the ball against the New Orleans Hornets at the New Orleans Arena on March 24, 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Cavaliers defeated the Hornets 105-92. (Getty Images)more pics »First and formost, in case you missed it, holy crap check out this shot: Unreal. They've just wrapped the stand up portion of the interview and listen to what Steve Kroft says to Lebron James, who's holding a basketball. He goes, "Are you going to do anything with that?"
Loaded question. Hit play.
And in other news:
Lebron James has proven once again that he is God's gift to basketball, or the second coming of Jordan, or NBA's Chosen One. Pick a spiritual reference. He's this year's MVP and the dude's got it going on.
James received 109 of a possible 121 first-place votes to easily outdistance Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers. James totaled 1,172 points in balloting by media members in the U.S. and Canada.
Bryant, last year's winner, got two first-place votes and finished with 698 points. Miami guard Dwyane Wade was third with 680 points and was named first on seven ballots. Orlando center Dwight Howard (328) was fourth followed by New Orleans guard Chris Paul (192).
Some badass pics of Lebron doing his thing: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers lays the ball up against the New York Knicks on February 4, 2009 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)more pics » LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers lays the ball up against Nate Robinson #23 of the New York Knicks on February 4, 2009 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images) more pics »
LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers dunks over Udonis Haslem #40 of the Miami Heat at American Airlines Arena on December 30, 2008 in Miami, Florida. The Heat defeated the Cavaliers 104-95. (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images)more pics » LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers gets in for a first quarter break away dunk in front of Antonio McDyess #24 of the Detroit Pistons in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at the Palace of Auburn Hills on April 26, 2009 in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images) more pics »