VIDEO: LeBron James' chasedown block on Patty Mills

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LeBron James is not messing around. He said before Sunday's Game 5 of the NBA Finals that he'd play all 48 minutes if he had to, and he certainly doesn't look like he's conserving his energy. The two-time defending Finals MVP has no interest in conceding this series, and he's started the game on a tear.

In addition to scoring 12 points on 4-for-5 shooting so far, he has generally been a terror on both ends, guarding Tony Parker and running hard in transition. Here's the most highlight-worthy example, a chasedown block on San Antonio Spurs guard Patty Mills:

With 4:27 left in the first quarter, the Miami Heat lead 22-12. San Antonio is shooting just 3-for-14 from the field.

CBS Sports Writer

James Herbert is somewhat fond of basketball, feature writing and understatements. A former season-ticket holder for the expansion Toronto Raptors, Herbert does not think the NBA was better back in the... Full Bio

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