LeBron James RUMORS & NEWS

  • Andre Iguodala on facing LeBron James: ‘You’re guarding the top talent ever’

    The Undefeated "When Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James plays in his 10th NBA Finals beginning on Wednesday, he’ll face a familiar foe: Three-time NBA champion Andre Iguodala of the Miami Heat. Iguodala and James went head-to-head in four straight Finals, from 2015 to 2018, when they played..." September 28

  • 5 Free Agents That Could Join LeBron James And The Lakers

    Fadeaway World "The Lakers are now officially in the NBA Finals following a convincing Game 5 victory over the Nuggets. Their success is owed not only to their superstar duo of LeBron James and Anthony Davis but also to the veteran supporting cast around them, which has consistently come up big when..." September 28

  • Dwyane Wade reveals who he’s rooting for in NBA Finals

    Heat Nation "As the Miami Heat and Los Angeles Lakers prepare to meet in the NBA Finals, one may think that Heat legend Dwyane Wade is a conflicted man. But when Lakers great Magic Johnson posed the question of who Wade will root for in the championship series, the 2006 Finals..." September 28

  • LeBron James Versus the Miami Heat is an Unprecedented Storyline

    The Big Lead "The Miami Heat will meet the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2020 NBA Finals. That means LeBron James will face off against his former team for the NBA championship. This is going to be one of those "Jerome Bettis is from Detroit" storylines where people roll their eyes and get..." September 28

  • LeBron James Hasn't Seen an NBA Finals Like This Since His Miami Heat Days

    Bleacher Report "Death. Taxes. LeBron James in the NBA Finals. With the Los Angeles Lakers defeating the Denver Nuggets in five games during the Western Conference Finals on Saturday, James will be in the Finals for the 10th time in his career, with nine of those trips coming in the past 10 seasons..." September 28

  • Jimmy Butler: You 'have to go through LeBron James' to win a championship

    The Sports Rush "“You’re going to get the same test over and over again,” says Jimmy Butler, referring to facing LeBron James in the NBA Finals. With the Miami Heat taking care of the Boston Celtics in 6 games, and the Los Angeles Lakers eliminating the Denver Nuggets in 5 last..." September 28

  • ‘LeBron James will be No. 2 behind Michael Jordan’: Paul Pierce set to change ‘GOAT list’

    The Sports Rush "Paul Pierce’s stances on LeBron change from salty to grudging praise every now and then. He said James would become #2 in his book with a title this year. The Los Angeles Lakers became the first team to book their berth in the Finals this year with a 4-1 series victory over the..." September 28

  • Draymond Green calls out Paul Pierce on IG

    Sporting News "The enemy of my enemy . . . is also my enemy? It at least seems that way for Draymond Green, who responded to Paul Pierce's viral comments regarding LeBron James. "Players today are scared of LeBron," Pierce emphatically said Friday on ESPN's..." September 28

  • LeBron James Reinforces Case as NBA's Best Player Ever

    Bleacher Report "LeBron James' career resume is such that he's no longer playing out of need, be it measurable or anecdotal. Ever since his 2016 NBA title with the Cleveland Cavaliers, everything he's accomplished or contended for feels like a luxury, another triumph in a portfolio that..." September 27

  • LeBron James reacts to twist in Breonna Taylor case

    Clutch Points "Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James has been vocal about the Breonna Taylor case for months now. Taylor was a 26-year-old Black woman who was fatally shot by Louisville Metro Police Department officers in March. On Sunday morning, the Kentucky State Police..." September 27

  • LeBron James sends social media message after Lakers reach NBA Finals

    Yardbarker "LeBron James has a warning for whoever he ends up facing in the NBA Finals.  James posted a picture of him sitting on the court after the Lakers finished off the Denver Nuggets on Saturday night. He added a few messages in the caption that make it perfectly clear where his..." September 27

  • LeBron James reveals his one big Kobe Bryant regret

    Clutch Points "10 years after Kobe Bryant won the Los Angeles Lakers their 16th NBA championship, LeBron James has the opportunity to win banner No. 17 for the Purple and Gold. After beating the Denver Nuggets on Saturday to advance to the NBA Finals, James shared one..." September 27

  • LeBron James Has More Finals Appearances Than 27 Current NBA Franchises

    Fadeaway World "LeBron James has once again made history when he took the Los Angeles Lakers to their first NBA Finals appearance in 10 years on Saturday night. The King had a terrific night for the purple and gold, recording a triple-double with 38 points, 16 rebounds and 10 assists. This will be..." September 27

  • Los Angeles Lakers' LeBron James shrugs at making 10th NBA Finals

    ESPN "Standing off to the side as his teammate Anthony Davis spoke to reporters about how his first season with the Los Angeles Lakers delivered him the first NBA Finals berth of his career, LeBron James was asked what the 10th Finals appearance of his career means to..." September 27

  • Anthony Davis and LeBron James are both experiencing ‘soreness’ but will play in Game 5

    Silver Screen And Roll "Anthony Davis rolled his ankle during the Los Angeles Lakers’ Game 4 win over the Denver Nuggets in the Western Conference Finals on Thursday, and LeBron James was noticeably limping and stretching his leg at various points during the second half. After..." September 26

  • LeBron James Teaches How To Read Anthony Davis’ Unibrow

    Fadeaway World "LeBron James and Anthony Davis are the hottest duo in the NBA right now. They’ve exceeded all expectations from the offseason and are on the verge of leading the Los Angeles Lakers back to the NBA Finals for the first time in 10 years. They’ve developed impressive..." September 25

  • LeBron James requested guarding Murray late: 'I knew it was winning time'

    Talk Basket "LeBron James opened up about guarding Jamal Murray in the final minutes of Game 4 between the Lakers and the Nuggets. James managed to stop Murray on multiple occasions in the final seconds and helped the Lakers earn the 114-108 win. " September 25

  • Lakers lobby league office about LeBron James' lack of free throws

    The Score "The Los Angeles Lakers have approached the NBA regarding the number of free-throw attempts granted to LeBron James so far in the team's Western Conference finals clash with the Denver Nuggets. "We're dealing with the fouls through the proper..." September 24

  • How the Nuggets are using LeBron James to beat the Lakers

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Lakers are two wins away from the NBA Finals, but this Denver Nuggets team doesn’t go away quietly. The Lakers need one more burst from LeBron James and then even more if they reach the Finals. On the daily Locked On Lakers..." September 23

  • LeBron James Says ‘Black Women’ Most Disrespected Person On Earth

    Total Pro Sports "LeBron James has finally spoken out. Former Louisville Metro Police officer Brett Hankison was booked and released on $15,000 bail in connection with a botched drug raid that left Breonna Taylor dead. A grand jury indicted Hankison earlier Wednesday on three felony counts of wanton..." September 23

  • LeBron James dismisses notion his stance on police reform promotes violence

    New York Post "LeBron James insisted this week he has never called for revenge attacks against cops, despite repeated rants some critics claim inflame “hatred” against police. “I’ve never in my 35 years ever condoned violence. Never have,” the hoops legend said Tuesday..." September 23

  • Ice Cube's Son Ethers UFC’s Colby Covington After ‘Spineless Coward’ LeBron James Diss

    Total Pro Sports "After UFC fighter Colby Covington offered a brutal assessment of Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James, the son of rapper Ice Cube quickly came to his defense. Covington took issue with James and other athletes trying to further social justice issues and specifically referred to..." September 22

  • Isiah Thomas: LeBron James is 'the Einstein of basketball'

    The Score "Detroit Pistons legend Isiah Thomas believes LeBron James is in a category of his own when it comes to basketball IQ. Thomas compared James to Albert Einstein in an interview with Justin Barrasso of Sports Illustrated, highlighting the fact that the Los..." September 21

  • How six teams have stopped LeBron James in the NBA playoffs

    ESPN "THWACK!! Detroit Pistons defensive wizard Tayshaun Prince, all 215 pounds of him, smashed into an immovable, 7-foot-3, 260-pound object named Zydrunas Ilgauskas. The Cleveland Cavaliers big man planted himself adjacent to Prince with the explicit purpose of preventing..." September 21

  • LeBron James And Dwyane Wade Are Dying At Lance Stephenson’s New ‘Sugar Daddy Haircut’

    Fadeaway World "Lance Stephenson has always been an interesting character. During his playing days, he made a living as a playmaker and defensive pest for his teams, and he often resorted to interesting methods to try and get the better of his opponents. He hasn’t stepped on the court since the..." September 20

  • Former LeBron James Coach on Lakers Star: ‘He Just Turns Into a Monster’

    Heavy "Giannis Antetokounmpo winning the NBA MVP wasn’t a big surprise to many people but that didn’t stop many from being upset LeBron James didn’t win. The Los Angeles Lakers star was excellent all year and helped turn a team around that hadn’t been in the..." September 20

  • Colby Covington calls LeBron James a ‘spineless coward’

    Larry Brown Sports "Colby Covington beat up on Tyron Woodley in their UFC fight on Saturday night, and then he kept the shots coming. Covington defeated Woodley via 5th-round TKO at UFC Fight Night in Las Vegas to improve to 16-2 in his pro MMA career.  Covington, who proudly supports..." September 20

  • The Unbeatable All-Time Back-To-Back MVPs Lineup

    Fadeaway World "Winning a Most Valuable Player award is one of the toughest things any NBA player could ever achieve. It means that you were the most impactful player not on any team but in the best – or one of the best – teams in the league, which is a lot to say. So, if winning one MVP..." September 20

  • A brief history of LeBron James disagreeing with awards voters: Usually, he has a point

    CBS Sports "Someone says it every spring. "LeBron James should win MVP every year." It's an intellectually honest approach to a fundamentally imperfect problem. LeBron has been the best player in the NBA, with only minor interruptions, for at least a decade, and..." September 19

  • LeBron: Finishing 2nd in MVP voting 'p****d me off'

    The Score "LeBron James wasn't pleased when he found out he lost the 2020 MVP award to Giannis Antetokounmpo. "Not saying that the winner wasn't deserving of the MVP, but that pissed me off," he said after the Lakers' Game 1 win over the Denver Nuggets Friday,..." September 19

  • LeBron James Was the Most Valuable Player in the NBA This Year

    The Big Lead "On Friday, Giannis Antetokounmpo was named NBA MVP for the second consecutive season. While Antetokounmpo was statistically the best player in the league this year, I'm firm in my belief that LeBron James was the most valuable player in the NBA during..." September 18

  • LeBron James surpasses Michael Jordan in career MVP voting shares

    Pro Basketball Talk "Giannis Antetokounmpo won MVP. As for the rest of the voting? Here are the results with first-, second-, third-, fourth- and fifth-place votes and total voting points (10-7-5-3-1 points from first to fifth): 1. Giannis Antetokounmpo (Bucks):..." September 18

  • LeBron James accused of being ‘Illuminati wizard’ by conspiracy theorist

    BroBible "We love us some conspiracy theories. Can’t get enough of them. Especially when they involve the rich and famous or sports. It’s even better if the conspiracy theory involves both of these things, as is the case today with Lakers superstar LeBron James being the..." September 18

  • Is Anthony Davis the Best Teammate LeBron James Has Ever Had?

    Bleacher Report "LeBron James is pursuing his 10th NBA Finals appearance and fourth championship, his first with the Los Angeles Lakers and teammate Anthony Davis. James has played with some great players through his stints with the Cleveland Cavaliers and Miami Heat. How does Davis stack up? Is..." September 18

  • NBA Analyst: ‘Kawhi Leonard Proved He’s Not In The Same Class As LeBron James’

    Fadeaway World "LeBron James is always challenged and questioned for every single move, loss, or word that comes out of his mouth. It’s always been like that and there’s a little-to-none chance that that’s ever going to change. However, when it comes to Kawhi Leonard, people seem to..." September 18

  • LeBron James has nothing but respect for resilient Denver Nuggets

    ESPN "Up to this point, the crowning achievement of LeBron James' storied career was leading the Cleveland Cavaliers back from a 3-1 deficit to beat the Golden State Warriors in the 2016 NBA Finals. So it should come as no surprise that the Denver Nuggets,..." September 18

  • LeBron’s 2020 Playoff Run Is Remarkably Similar To Kobe’s Championship Run In 2009

    Fadeaway World "LeBron James and the L.A. Lakers are just eight wins away from winning an NBA Championship. It’s obviously a pivotal moment for the players and the franchise that will impact a lot of narratives going forward. Many believe, however, that winning a title this year will mean even..." September 17

  • LeBron James breaks record with 16th All-NBA selection

    Yahoo! Sports "The NBA has announced the league’s All-NBA teams for the 2020 season. LeBron James and presumptive MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo led the way as unanimous selections on the first team. They were joined by Luka Doncic, James Harden and Anthony Davis,..." September 16

  • Shannon Sharpe Rips LA Sheriff For Covering Up Kobe Incident After Challenging LeBron

    Total Pro Sports "Alex Villanueva probably never should’ve brought up LeBron at all. The Los Angeles County Sheriff challenged NBA superstar LeBron James to step up and help find the gunman who ambushed and shot two deputies in Compton seemingly for no reason at all. Villanueva went on..." September 15

  • Vanessa Bryant Comes To LeBron James’ Defense

    Black Sports Online "This isn’t a very hard concept if you aren’t racist. If someone shoots a cop, you best believe that the entire police force is going to move the earth to find the killer. You then can GUARANTEE that the shooter if caught will spend the rest of their life in prison or get..." September 15

  • Sheriff Challenges LeBron James To Match Reward Money To Catch Shooter

    Total Pro Sports "Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva is calling out LeBron James personally to take action on behalf of the police. Over the weekend, two deputies, a 31-year-old female and a 24-year-old male, were sitting in their squad car at a Metro rail station in Compton when a suspect..." September 14

  • What Returning to the Western Conference Finals Means for the Los Angeles Lakers

    Bleacher Report "The last time the historic Los Angeles Lakers punched a ticket to the Western Conference Finals, Kobe Bryant, Deron Williams and Carlos Boozer were the names prominently featured in the postgame report following a second-round sweep of the Utah Jazz. The most recent NBA..." September 14

  • Skip Bayless Tries to Jinx LeBron James Amidst Clippers Collapse

    The Big Lead "Skip Bayless is the ultimate LeBron James hater. As such, he has become a huge Clippers fan this season, touting them as the best team in the conference, league, and, most certainly, Los Angeles. So what does the ultimate hater do when the team he's hyped blows a..." September 13

  • LeBron James believes Lakers are 'hitting their stride' ahead of WCF

    NBA.com "The Los Angeles Lakers are in the Western Conference Finals for the first time since 2010. That was the year the Lakers won title number 16. After a long drought by franchise standards, the purple and gold are back in the final four, and now await the winner of the..." September 13

  • LeBron James Drops Cryptic Tweet Amid Lakers Playoff Run

    Heavy "The Los Angeles Lakers are one win away from advancing to the Western Conference Finals, but LeBron James had something else on his mind during his off day. James revealed some frustration in a tweet on Friday night, writing: “Same [crap] different..." September 12

  • Charles Barkley trolls LeBron James’ with savage ‘do-rag’ line

    Clutch Points "Hall of Famer and current Inside the NBA analyst Charles Barkley isn’t afraid to speak his mind. After seeing LeBron James’ post-game interview on Thursday, The Chuckster didn’t hesitate on trolling the Los Angeles Lakers superstar for wearing a durag cap,..." September 12

  • Ex-Teammate Takes Shot at Lakers Star

    Heavy "Despite his age, LeBron James has defied father time and is still the face of the NBA. He’s proving once again in the playoffs that he’s the best player in the world. However, the Los Angeles Lakers star can keep up his run at the top forever. At just..." September 11

  • Blake Griffin Reflects On Kevin Durant And LeBron James’ Decisions To Join Superteams

    Fadeaway World "Blake Griffin has had enough of fans trying to blast Kevin Durant and LeBron James for their decisions of joining the Golden State Warriors and Miami Heat, respectively, a couple of years ago. The Detroit Pistons star understands that fans might be hurt by those moves, but that’s now part..." September 10

  • LeBron James Says His Wife Savannah James Is Not Enjoying Her Time In The Bubble

    New York Post "The Lakers’ 112-102 win over Houston in Game 3 of the Western Conference semifinals on Tuesday was another milestone for LeBron James. He passed Derek Fisher for most playoff victories, with 162, but the record apparently came with a cost. “I’m not..." September 10

  • Nobody manipulates a defence like LeBron James

    NBA.com "Context: Just like that, the Lakers are in the driver's seat. After losing Game 1, the Lakers have won two in a row to take a 2-1 lead in their second-round series with the Houston Rockets. LeBron James led the way in both wins, going for 28 points, 11 rebounds and nine..." September 09