LeBron James finally delivered on his promise to bring home a title to the city of Cleveland on Sunday night, as his Cavs defeated the Warriors in Game 7 of the NBA Finals in Golden State. Though LeBron didn’t drop the game’s winning bucket, he did have an incredible jaw-dropping defensive play in the final minutes that helped swing momentum in Cleveland’s favor.
With just under two minutes remaining in a tied game, LeBron ran nearly the full length of the court to disrupt a Warriors fast break with an insnae chasedown block on Andre Iguodala’s layup attempt. Not only was it a great hustle play, but it also showcased LeBron’s intelligence and athleticism.
To see it in real speed is pretty mind-blowing: