LeBron James’ return to Miami highlights NBA’s Christmas Day lineup


Whether it’s 2012 or 2014, LeBron James is a Christmas Day regular on TV. (J. Pat Carter / AP)

Because it’s only a matter of days until the Christmas stuff goes on sale at CVS, it’s not too early to decide just how to spend the holiday, sports-wise.

That means the NBA and the lineup of Christmas Day games, highlighted by LeBron James’ return to Miami, is to be announced today. Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski has a sneak peek, though. Here’s the lineup:

Washington Wizards at New York Knicks
Oklahoma City Thunder at San Antonio Spurs
Cleveland Cavaliers at Miami Heat
Los Angeles Lakers at Chicago Bulls
Golden State Warriors at Los Angeles Clippers

Let the planning begin.

After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.
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