Bazemore ‘Ready’ to Take on LeBron James


Not long after the Atlanta Hawks eliminated the Celtics on Thursday night, Kent Bazemore sat in a cramped TD Garden visitors locker room with a sizable crowd of reporters and cameras around him.

“Damn, [he’s] over there like LeBron!” teammate Jeff Teague cracked as the Hawks point guard had the path to his nearby locker stall blocked by the Bazemore media throng. The next question to Bazemore happened to be about facing James again in a rematch of last year’s Eastern Conference finals, starting on Monday. Teague smiled and chimed in, “Heyyyyy” before intently listening for Bazemore’s answer. “I’m ready,” Bazemore said of seeing James

Source: Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN

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