We are accustomed to LeBron James being overanalyzed, not overlooked.
Yet that’s what happened as Wednesday spilled into Thursday, and observers of the Eastern Conference finals continued to obsess over the player who wasn’t on the court, rather than one who covered one-third of it in less than two seconds.
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