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Lebron James named Eastern Conf. Player of the Week


For the 4th time this year and a record breaking 35th time in his career, Lebron James garnered player of the week honors in the Eastern conference.

It also marks the 37th time in franchise history a HEAT player has earned Player of the Week honors and the ninth time James has earned the honor as a member of the HEAT.

James led the HEAT to a perfect 4-0 record, averaging 27.8 points, 8.3 rebounds, 5.8 assists, 2.00 steals and 29.5 minutes while shooting 62.3 percent (43-of-69) from the field, 50 percent (6-of-12) from three-point range and 90.5 percent (19-of-21) from the foul line.

Among league leaders this season, James ranks second in scoring (27.9), seventh in field goal percentage (.548), tied for ninth in steals (1.71), 12th in assists (6.8), 15th in minutes (36.7), tied for 27th in rebounds (8.2) and 37th in three-point field goal percentage (.393).

About Ed Sylvain

Ed Sylvain is one half of the Sports Brothers. A 15 + year radio veteran, Ed spends his time now in the Education field. He concentrates his writings on the psychology of sports, writing on the social climate that affects the sports and non sports world.