Posted Dec 28 2008 1:59PM
December 30th is a special Fan Night presented by Nike. In recognition of LeBron James' 24th birthday, NBA TV and NBA.com will feature '24 Hours of LeBron' - a full day of around-the-clock LeBron-centric programming featuring games, highlights, classic performances and exclusive access to the Cavaliers' superstar.
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Here's a look at the programming schedule for 24 Hours of LeBron, which tips off a 1 p.m. on Dec. 29 on NBA TV.
1 p.m. -- Hardwood Classic:
Cavaliers @ Kings, 10/29/2003
(LeBron's 1st game)
3 p.m. -- Hardwood Classic: Wizards/Cavaliers, 2006 Eastern Conference 1st Round -- Game 5
4 p.m. -- Hardwood Classic: Cavaliers/Pistons, 2006 Eastern Conference Semifinals -- Game 5
5 p.m. -- 24 Hours of LeBron Tip-Off Special
6 p.m. -- LeBron James: Steps for Success
So you want to be just like LeBron James? Then this special is for you. Presented in a fun, tongue-in-cheek style, this special lets viewers in on the secrets of how to attain the lofty heights occupied by the Cleveland Cavaliers superstar.
6:30 p.m. -- Fresh Cutz with LBJ
Hang out with NBA superstar LeBron James as he visits his local Akron barbershop while discussing hoops, his hometown and life in general. Each barbershop conversation is a launching pad to the top highlights of LeBron's career, including his greatest dunks, moves, assists, defensive plays and clutch moments.
7 p.m. - 2 a.m. -- NBA Games and NBA GameTime
7 p.m. -- Pregame
7:30 p.m. -- Magic at Pistons
10 p.m. -- GameTime
10:30 p.m. -- Raptors at Warriors
1 a.m. -- GameTime
2 a.m. -- LeBron James: Steps for Success
2:30 a.m. -- Fresh Cutz with LBJ
3 a.m. - 1 p.m. -- NBA GameTime (60-minute re-airs)
1 p.m. -- Hardwood Classic:
Oak Hill Academy vs. St. Vincent/St. Mary's
(LeBron's first nationally televised high school game)
2 p.m. -- The Run: LeBron James
2:30 p.m. -- Hardwood Classic:
Cavaliers vs. Pistons, 2007 Eastern Conference Finals -- Game 5
5 p.m. -- LeBron James: Steps for Success
5:30 p.m. -- Fresh Cutz with LBJ
6 p.m. -- The Beat (live)
Special LeBron James edition
7 p.m. -- NBA Game Time (live)
Ahmad Rashad, Gary Payton and Chris Webber
7:30 p.m. -- Cavaliers @ Heat
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