Ever wonder what could motivate an NBA player into having one of the best performances ever seen in playoff history? We could give you a million guesses and you still wouldn’t come close!

Before recording 40 points, 18 rebounds and 9 assists to lift the Miami Heat over the Indiana Pacers on Sunday, LeBron James was seen warming up by reading “The Hunger Games.”

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We’re not sure if it was a slow news day for ESPN or what, but they even debated the topic on their hit show “First Take.”

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https://twitter.com/#!/Bari_iFLY/status/204587738555621376

https://twitter.com/#!/StephenLuter/status/204587731739885570

https://twitter.com/#!/HeartOfAChamp_T/status/204587652043902976

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Thanks to LeBron James, it’s safe to assume the popular book will somehow do the unthinkable and become even more popular.

Yay! #Sarcasm