LeBron James RUMORS & NEWS

  • LeBron James Won’t Say if He Discussed Teaming Up With Carmelo Anthony in Cleveland

    SLAM Online "It’s no secret that LeBron James wants to play alongside his best buddies in the NBA, but when it comes to whether or not he recruited Carmelo Anthony this summer, James isn’t saying. The two superstars will face off tonight, as the Cleveland Cavaliers get their championship rings. Melo..." October 26

  • LeBron mum on chats with Melo about possibly joining Cavs

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "With the New York Knicks in town for the Cleveland Cavaliers' regular season opener, LeBron James gets to celebrate ring night Tuesday with teammates, family members and even some of his closest friends -- Carmelo Anthony included. Anthony, the high-priced star of the Knicks, will be on the..." October 26

  • Dwyane Wade, LeBron James set terms for their World Series bet

    Chicago Tribune "There is now some sartorial shame at stake in the Cubs-Indians World Series. So says Bulls star Dwyane Wade, who posted a video to ESPN's The Undefeated website with terms of his friendly wager with LeBron James on baseball's champion. "Here goes that World Series bet everybody been waiting..." October 26

  • Dan Gilbert considers LeBron James a partner, vows to keep spending big

    Sportsnaut "Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert hasn’t always had the best relationship with superstar LeBron James. In fact, it could be said they were bitter enemies at one point after James left for Miami. Yet since James re-committed to the city of Cleveland and won a championship for his hometown..." October 25

  • Cavs' LeBron James: I understand that teams get together to try to beat me

    CBS Sports "LeBron James isn't just arguably the best player in the NBA. He is also one of the smartest players the league has ever seen. He can recall specific moments in games from years ago. He calls out other teams' plays. He is also completely aware of his own place in history, and he knows he has had a..." October 25

  • LeBron, Wade placing 'a nice bet and more' on World Series

    CBS Sports "Earlier in the week, we detailed how Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James has become a vocal supporter of the Cleveland Indians during their postseason run. It just so turns out that James' Indians will be facing one of his friend and former teammate's teams in the World Series. The Chicago..." October 23

  • LeBron James Says ‘Teams Get Together’ To Beat Him

    Dime Magazine "When the Golden State Warriors won the offseason by nabbing Kevin Durant in free agency, it almost seemed like it was a response to LeBron James existing and overpowering them in the NBA Finals. You couldn’t blame LeBron if he took it personally, but he hasn’t mentioned it phasing him publicly...." October 23

  • LeBron: Curry proves I can win MVP despite limited minutes

    ESPN "Even with his coach vowing to limit his minutes during the regular season, LeBron James thinks he can win a fifth MVP this year and only has to look to the guy that beat him out for the award the past two seasons, Stephen Curry, for evidence. “No,” James said Saturday when asked if he was..." October 22

  • Charles Barkley Explains Why He Doesn't Rank LeBron James Higher Than Kobe Bryant or Tim Duncan

    Complex "Even after LeBron James's extraordinary NBA Finals performance to capture his third ring and help lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to their first title in franchise history, Charles Barkley told Bill Simmons on his show, Any Given Wednesday, in June that James still isn't a top five all-time player...." October 22

  • LeBron left Cavs in 2010 to try to beat Boston

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "LeBron James is well practiced in the art of deflecting questions about his legacy. Each time he leapfrogs another NBA great on the scoring list, after every never-been-done-before comeback in the Finals or hoisting of the Larry O'Brien Trophy, James reflexively says he hasn't given much..." October 22

  • GMs Predict Warriors Win 2017 Finals, LeBron For MVP

    Real GM Basketball "The Golden State Warriors are predicted to win the 2017 NBA Finals by 69 percent of general managers while 31 percent predict the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cavs received 53.6 percent of the vote last season. LeBron James received the most votes in predicting the 16-17 MVP at 46.7 percent,..." October 18

  • LeBron’s massive Cleveland banner is getting a championship upgrade

    The Comeback "Ever since he returned to Cleveland a couple years ago, LeBron James has been featured on a massive banner downtown doing his typical pregame routine. That banner will look a little different sooner rather than later. After trailing the Golden State Warriors 3-1 in the NBA Finals, the Cleveland..." October 17

  • GM LeBron on JR Smith’s Contract Finally Being Done

    Black Sports Online "An integral piece to the Cavs championship defense hopes has finally signed and all is well in Cleveland. LeBron is pleased that JR Smith is back just before the season starts, and it shows that once again, what LeBron wants, LeBron gets. It is no secret that LeBron is consulted on personnel..." October 16

  • Kerr: LeBron's Finals streak one of the greatest feats ever

    ESPN "The Golden State Warriors started last season with a record 24 consecutive victories on their way to a historic 73-win campaign. But expect a little more trial and error and a little less intensity this time around, Warriors coach Steve Kerr said. "I don't think we'll have that this year," Kerr..." October 15

  • Rudy Tomjanovich on LeBron’s Son ‘He’s Got Skills’

    Black Sports Online "If you haven’t seen LeBron James’ son ball out, you’re truly missing out. TMZ cameras caught up with NBA legend and current scout Rudy Tomajanovich to discuss Bronny’s skills. Bronny James is truly gifted with basketball skills. He also happens to have a terrific coach and that is his father,..." October 14

  • Raptors’ Patrick Patterson mistaken for LeBron James … in Cleveland

    Sportress of Blogitude "The Toronto Raptors paid a visit to Northeast Ohio this week for a preseason match-up with the Cleveland Cavaliers. And somehow at some point before Thursday night’s tilt at Quicken Loans Arena, Raptors forward Patrick Patterson was inexplicably mistaken for one LeBron James. Patterson..." October 14

  • LeBron James creates 'institute' at University of Akron

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "LeBron James is assembling a team of educators to help the children from his charitable foundation graduate from the University of Akron when they get there. James' "I Promise Institute" is the latest step in the initiative he announced in 2015 to send for free to Akron any child who completes..." October 13

  • LeBron James on Dwyane Wade joining Cavs: 'We couldn't afford him'

    ESPN "It would be hard to imagine back when the Miami Heat were coming off consecutive championships a few seasons ago that LeBron James and Dwyane Wade would both leave the franchise as free agents in short order. Yet sure enough, James went back to his hometown Cleveland Cavaliers in 2014 and Wade..." October 13

  • LeBron James responds to Donald Trump's "locker room" comments

    247 Sports "Cleveland Cavaliers star forward LeBron James has made it clear that he plans on voting for Hillary Clinton in the upcoming presidential election as he announced his decision by writing an op-ed that was released earlier in the month. With that being the case, it was interesting to see LeBron's..." October 12

  • LeBron James said he's 'very optimistic' new NBA labor deal coming soon

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "LeBron James seemed to confirm a Vertical report from Thursday that the NBA and the players' association could reach a new labor agreement within the next several weeks. "I think the best thing about it, we started the conversation a long time ago," James said Monday. "We're very optimistic on..." October 11

  • LeBron James to miss next three Cavs preseason games; will play at Ohio State with healthy back

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Good news, Columbus: LeBron James is scheduled to play at Ohio State in the Cavs' preseason finale there next week. But not until then. Coah Tyronn Lue said James would not play Thursday at home against the Toronto Raptors, and it was already Lue's plan to hold out James and most of the..." October 10

  • LeBron James picks up teammates’ laundry

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "The last two players in the locker room Saturday night were LeBron James and Kyrie Irving. The two Cavs superstars were encouraging each other to be the first to speak to reporters following Cleveland's 108-105 preseason win over Philadelphia. They each had scored 15 points in the first half of..." October 10

  • LeBron James Trolls NBA on Twitter About Faulty App

    12 Up "​When downloading the new NBA GameTime application, one should notice it's under the essentials, meaning it's necessary for everyone to have it. Writing this article just made me download the app again for the upcoming NBA season. Just because it's an essential app, however, doesn't mean it is..." October 07

  • How Adidas’s Lowball Offer Sent LeBron James to Nike

    The Ringer "At St. Vincent-St Mary High School, LeBron James almost always wore Adidas. The photos are out there. The shoe exists. But when it came time for James to enter the NBA, he switched his allegiance to Nike, a partnership he’ll now maintain for life. James generates hundreds of millions of dollars..." October 07

  • Dwyane Wade explains why LeBron James can never surpass Michael Jordan

    Fox Sports "Maybe Dwyane Wade is just trying to light a fire under one of his best friends. How else to explain the Chicago Bulls guard's recent comments about LeBron James? When Wade was asked whether LeBron can ever catch Michael Jordan, the ghost that James claims he's chasing, Wade was rather..." October 06

  • LeBron James: 'Who am I to say" if David Blatt gets ring

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Tyronn Lue is happy his former boss "graciously" accepted a 2016 championship ring from the Cavs. LeBron James' reaction to David Blatt getting a ring was a little more measured. Lue, who replaced Blatt midway through last season as Cavs coach, said "that's the first thing I said when we..." October 06

  • LeBron's 2003 draft class, the new old guys, will be a hard group to match

    CBS Sports "Impossible as it seems to identify LeBron James as an elder (though he entered the NBA before Entourage, Lost and Desperate Housewives debuted, and has provided greater intrigue and entertainment than any of them), as he approaches 32 years old, he's been increasingly reflective of late. James..." October 03

  • LeBron James: Why I'm endorsing Hillary Clinton

    Business Insider "Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James is endorsing Hillary Clinton for president. Below is the op-ed he has written about his decision, which he has exclusively provided to Business Insider. The op-ed will also be published in the print edition of the Akron Beacon Journal on Monday. Two years..." October 03

  • LeBron James Raged With Kanye Fans in the Mosh Pit of the Saint Pablo Tour in Cleveland

    Complex "Kanye West’s Saint Pablo tour continued on to Cleveland Saturday night. If you haven’t seen the show yet, we suggest you spend the dough and check it out. Based on reviews from the New York stop last month, it’s pretty surreal. Plus, you get to see Kanye perform on a floating stage." October 02

  • LeBron James Tells Cavs to Get J.R. Smith Deal ‘Done’

    SLAM Online "The Cleveland Cavaliers secured LeBron James’ return with a three-year, $100-million contract. Now, King James wants them to re-sign his free agent teammate and friend J.R. Smith." September 30

  • How many years does LeBron James have left as the NBA's top player?

    Fox Sports "After a year of watching people like me question whether his throne had been usurped, LeBron James used the 2016 NBA playoffs to reestablish his dominance as the game's best player. That raises an interesting question, though. How many more years can the 31-year-old superstar keep up this level..." September 29

  • With plenty of trash-talking, Joakim Noah joins Carmelo, Rose in Knicks' common goal to take down LeBron

    New York Daily News "Joakim Noah has directed just about every profanity in the book at LeBron James, but in the end all those names, as well as the Chicago Bulls teams Noah anchored, would never hurt LeBron. The same goes for Noah’s more famous teammates, Derrick Rose and Carmelo Anthony, who have also matched up..." September 29

  • Lue intent on limiting stubborn LeBron's minutes

    ESPN "The challenge for Cleveland Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue in his first full season at the helm isn't just how to direct LeBron James when he's on the court but also figuring out a way to keep the 14-year veteran off it. As Cavs training camp opens this week, Lue said maintaining James, 31, for the..." September 28

  • Knicks' Noah: 'We gotta beat' LeBron in playoffs

    sny.tv "Joakim Noah isn't afraid to mix it up with LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers -- and Carmelo Anthony thinks that's exactly what the Knicks will need to compete with the NBA champions. Coincidentally enough, the Knicks will open the regular season in Cleveland on Oct. 25 when the Cavs will..." September 28

  • LeBron weighs in on Heat likely cutting ties with Chris Bosh

    Fox Sports "It's been more than two years since LeBron James was a member of the Miami Heat, ending his four-year run with the team not on the best of terms in the summer of 2014. Since then, James has seen his good friend and Heat franchise player Dwyane Wade leave Miami this summer for the Bulls after..." September 28

  • LeBron James' 'personal goal' is to surpass Michael Jordan as the NBA's greatest

    Fox Sports "Through 13 NBA seasons, 12 All-Star Games, seven NBA Finals appearances, four league MVP awards, three championships and one scoring title, LeBron James has batted away comparisons to Michael Jordan and their comparative standing in league history. As he begins season No. 14 three championships..." September 27

  • LeBron James Says The Unsigned J.R. Smith Is ‘The Most Liked Guy On The Team’

    Dime Magazine "Last week, LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers hosted a mini-camp in California. James spent time filming part of their workout, showing clips of everyone in the gym with one notable exception: JR Smith. Smith opted out of his contract back in July and the free agent still hasn’t come to..." September 26

  • LeBron James will stand during anthem, respects Colin Kaepernick's protest

    CBS Sports "Media day is the first chance reporters have to ask NBA players and coaches about the things going on in today's pro sports climate. One of those things currently is standing or protesting during the playing of the national anthem before sporting events. The NFL has been going through certain..." September 26

  • Show produced by LeBron James gets script commitment from NBC

    Larry Brown Sports "A new show that lists LeBron James as one of its executive producers is in the early stages of coming together as a series on NBC. Nellie Andreeva of Deadline is reporting that NBC has given a script commitment with penalty to “There Goes the Neighborhood,” a comedy being produced in part by..." September 22

  • LeBron James, Mark Wahlberg working on movie together

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Actor Mark Wahlberg shed some light on that Instagram photo LeBron James posted of the two of them earlier this month. "He and I are talking about doing a movie together," Wahlberg told Jimmy Fallon during an appearance on "The Tonight Show" on Tuesday. "It's actually a great idea,"..." September 21

  • Rare LeBron James rookie card expected to fetch up to $200,000 at auction

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "The world's rarest and most valuable LeBron James basketball trading card according to some collectors is currently up for auction. And with fewer than two weeks remaining, bids are expected to reach $200,000. Sports memorabilia expert Ken Goldin says a collector pulled the one-of-a-kind card..." September 20

  • LeBron James' Company Sells a Scripted Sports Medicine Drama to NBC

    Complex "LeBron James' company SpringHill Entertainment has sold a scripted sports medicine show to NBC, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The show doesn't have a title yet, but it does have a general plot description. It's going to be about a doctor who specializes in treating the biggest stars in..." September 09

  • LeBron James, Chris Paul served in Billy Hunter lawsuit

    ESPN "LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers teammate James Jones and Los Angeles Clippers star Chris Paul have been served with notices of deposition in former NBA players' union executive director Billy Hunter's wrongful termination lawsuit against the National Basketball Players Association, sources said..." September 09

  • LeBron James, Nike cancel on Philippines as first leg of Asian tour

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "The first leg of LeBron James' annual Asian tour for Nike was canceled Wednesday, as the athletic shoe and apparel giant cited "logistical challenges" in Manila, Philippines. James was to make his third trip to the Asian country on Thursday and Friday as part of Nike's "Battle the Doubt..." September 08

  • LeBron works out with Mark Wahlberg

    CBS Sports "LeBron James worked out with Mark Wahlberg. How do we know this? Because the Cleveland Cavaliers superstar Instagrammed a photo of the two of them at the gym, of course. " September 04

  • LeBron James cuts ties with Nike-affiliated AAU summer basketball program

    CBS Sports "It's not often we post about LeBron James in the world of college basketball, but here's a little nugget, as reported on Wednesday by CBS Sports' Jon Rothstein. The King James program has been a prominent part of Nike's greater youth basketball scene over the past five years. At the Peach Jam..." September 01

  • LeBron and Dwyane Wade Practiced Together, Still Have Enviable Abs

    The Big Lead "Last season, there was some drama in the media — which we were not exempt from — when LeBron James jetted down to Miami in the middle of the season and worked out with his former teammate, Dwyane Wade. They both made it explicitly clear that they don’t care about any criticism they receive for..." September 01

  • LeBron James reportedly gets own house at Warner Bros. Studios

    Sportsnaut "It’s good to be king. LeBron James, as part of his recent partnership with Warner Bros., is now the proud new owner of a bungalow at the movie studio. TMZ broke this bit of entertainment news early Monday morning in an exclusive story. Warner Bros. is all-in on James’ new company, SpringHill..." August 29

  • LeBron James hopes new CNBC reality show will be a slam-dunk for Cleveland

    USA Today "LeBron James' dream came true in June when he delivered a championship title to the city of Cleveland. Now he's helping to pay it forward with a new reality show. Executive produced by James and business partner Maverick Carter, Cleveland Hustles (Wednesday, 10 p.m. ET, CNBC) matches four..." August 25

  • Dwight Howard -- I'd Beat LeBron In MMA Fight

    TMZ "NBA star Dwight Howard is a huge UFC fan -- so when we got him leaving UFC 202, we had to ask ... who would win if you stepped into the Octagon with LeBron James?? Howard ain't no bitch -- and says he'd put his money on himself. Look, he was just joking around ... but let's check out the..." August 22

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