13 June 2011 10:02 PM, PDT | The Daily Beast | See recent The Daily Beast news »

Yes, LeBron James stunk up the court during Miami Heat's NBA Finals loss to the Dallas Mavericks. But he still doesn't deserve all the abuse, says Buzz Bissinger.

I was listening to the press conference of Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra Sunday night after the team's humiliating loss to the Dallas Mavericks in the National Basketball Association finals. I knew of the media's perverse obsession not only with the dismal play of LeBron James but also with James himself. I still thought the first question at least would have something to do with the Mavericks and how well they had played.

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The first question was about James. The second question was about James. The third question was about James, all of them in the same vein of what went wrong with him and why had he been so »

- Buzz Bissinger

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