About these samples ... When LeBron James left Cleveland for Miami in 2010, it was a devastating blow not only to the hopes of Cavaliers fans, but to Northeast Ohio's image. As awkward and circus-like as his exit was, however, his return was all the more graceful, more mature. Here's some of our work beginning with the bitter moment of LeBron's 2010's announcement, then fast-forwarding to the great things of the magical 2015 season of his return home.
The defection, the return and the first game back
Early playoffs, Eastern Conference Finals and NBA Finals
Special commemorative section