Ironic considering he would be playing football had it not been for his basketball skills, Bill Belichick almost got an up-close-and-personal look at the Cavs superstar’s tackling skills during last night’s game.
The Patriots head coach sat court-side at the Garden to watch the Celtics take on the Cavaliers, and he was a few inches away from getting trucked by James during the 4th quarter.
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“Definitely slowed up because I knew it was him,” James said postgame. “Definitely not taking no legend out.”