Posted Oct 12 2010 11:21PM
MIAMI (AP) -- LeBron James left the Miami Heat exhibition game against CSKA Moscow on Tuesday after grabbing at his right hamstring in obvious discomfort.
The Heat said James was cramping, and his return to the game was uncertain. James came back to the Heat bench - without a limp - about 2 1/2 minutes into the fourth quarter.
James reached for his right hamstring with 3:51 left in the third quarter, walking with a bit of a limp off the floor and then quickly through the tunnel toward the Miami locker room. He was followed moments later by Dwyane Wade, who is sidelined with a right hamstring strain.
Wade emerged after a few minutes, smiling when he took his seat on the Heat bench.
James had played 26 minutes in the exhibition against the Euroleague club, scoring 22 points with seven assists and four rebounds. He was replaced by Patrick Beverley.
|Celtics At Chicago, Game 6 Look Ahead|
The GameTime crew previews Game 6 of the Eastern Conference first-round series between the Bulls and Celtics.
|Wade Thinks Bulls Are In A Good Place|
Fred Hoiberg and Dwyane Wade address the media after losing Game 5 to the Celtics.
|Hoiberg: Thomas Didn't Carry Ball Tonight|
Chicago head coach Fred Hoiberg was asked by media if he thought Isaiah Thomas carried the ball in game 5.
|GAME RECAP: Celtics 108, Bulls 97|
Isaiah Thomas scores 24 points with four assists and Avery Bradley adds 24 points to lead the Celtics to the Game 5 victory over Chicago, 108-97. Dwyane Wade scores 26 points, grabs 11 rebounds and hands out eight assists in the loss.
|Apr. 26: The Fast Break|
Take a quick trip through Wednesday's Round 1 match-ups from the NBA Playoffs on The Fast Break.