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      Day 1: LeBron, Shaq finally together

      Shaquille O'Neal / AP photo

      INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) " After months of hype, LeBron James and Shaquille O'Neal are finally wearing the same uniform.

      The larger-than-life superstars, united by an offseason trade, were together on Monday as the Cleveland Cavaliers held a media day like none before in the team's 40-year history. Nearly 150 media members chronicled the duo's first day together at Cleveland Clinic Courts as the Cavs prepared for a season they hope ends with an NBA title.

      "Day One of the madness," guard Mo Williams said.

      James, the reigning league MVP, and O'Neal, a four-time champion, have been working out together for more than a week. On Monday, they also clowned around in the locker room before they did interviews and posed for photographs.

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