Saturday , Dec , 22 , 2007 C.Y. Ellis

LeBron James Having Problems with Coach Brown?

The replay of the bump between LeBron James and coach Mike Brown during the fourth quarter of the Cavaliers’ loss to the New York Knicks on Wednesday got plenty of air time.

After a timeout, James was coming off the floor, looking in the direction of the referees while Brown was headed onto the court to discuss the next move with his assistant coaches. The two bumped shoulders and proceeded to walk in opposite directions.

The Cavs were in the midst of a blowout to the lowly Knicks and many observers wondered whether James and Brown are having issues. Brown and James both said there is not a problem.

"All it was, was two people running into each other, with one guy looking one way and the other guy looking the other way," Brown said. "If LeBron has a message he wants to tell me, he’ll come tell me. And if I have a message I need to tell him, I’ll call him into the office or talk to him in front of the team. There was nothing to it."…(Click here for more.)