Results of the vote by 59 editors from AP member newspapers and customers were announced Tuesday.

    Cheap jerseys James collected 24 first-place votes, beating out a pair of Olympic legends: Michael Phelps (16) and Usain Bolt (9), the fastest men in water and on land who are not accustomed to finishing behind anyone.

    James joined cheap jerseys Michael Jordan as the only NBA players to win twice.Jordan won it three straight years from 1991-94.

    "To be that dominant in your respective sport, to see what he's been able to do over the years, what he does in that water, man, it's tremendous and very inspiring," James said."When you have that type of tenure to be able to dominate, when you know that the entire competition is gearing up to beat you - and only you - and you're still able to come away No. 1 or always be at the top of the food chain, that's very inspiring."

    That James received the honor in an Olympic year underscores the weight of his accomplishments.His third NBA crown was for wholesale jerseys Cleveland Cavaliers, delivering on a promise James made to a city that hadn't celebrated a major championship since 1964 and had endured many torturous sports moments since.

    The Cavs got a rematch with the record-setting, 73-win cheap nba jerseys Golden State Warriors.Led by stephen curry jersey cheap, the league's unanimous MVP choice, Golden State was being talked about as potentially the best team ever, an argument that gained steam when it took a 3-1 lead.After the final horn, James collapsed on the floor and when asked moments later about his emotions, the Ohio native who proudly says he's "just a kid from Akron," screamed at the TV camera: "Cleveland, this for you!"

    "At that moment," James said, "I felt fulfilled. To know the history of our sports here and how heartbreaking at times it was for all those years that our fans had to go through, and the circumstances that we came back from, it was so fulfilling."