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Upon review, LeBron James did not have a triple-double vs. New Orleans

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After a review, the NBA took away one of LeBron James' assists - leaving him one shy of a triple-double.

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According to Jason Lloyd of the Akron Beacon Journal, Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James did not have a triple-double in last night's 118-111 win over the New Orleans Pelicans. After an NBA review, James lost both an assist and an offensive rebound, although the assist is what cost him his 38th career triple-trouble. James' final stats for last night now show that he finished with 32 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists.

James was actually credited for an assist on a play he wasn't even involved in. On the play, a rebound was tipped Cavs forward Tristan Thompson and Thompson passed the ball to Cavs guard Kyrie Irving. Irving then drove half the floor and finished with a layup.

The offensive rebounds James was credited for occurred when Pelicans forward Anthony Davis blocked a Mike Miller 3-point attempt. James did in fact touch the ball here - as he tipped the ball back to Miller  - but was credited for a rebound that didn't even happen.