LeBron James RUMORS & NEWS

  • Lakers’ LeBron James befuddled by Jared Dudley’s ejection vs. Magic

    Clutch Points "LeBron James was puzzled by Jared Dudley’s quick ejection after coming at the defense of Los Angeles Lakers teammate Dwight Howard against the Orlando Magic. Dudley exchanged a few fourth-quarter shoves and was quickly tossed from what would be a 96-87 win on..." December 12

  • LeBron James’ Lauded by Former Coach for Unparalleled Longevity

    Heavy "t 34 years old in his Year 17 of his NBA career, Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James has looked as dominant as ever, combining his freak athleticism with veteran savvy to establish himself as an MVP contender once again. Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra worked..." December 12

  • LeBron James Has Dominated the Basketball World For 17 Years, And He's Not Done Yet

    The Big Lead "On this day 17 years ago, the world was officially introduced to LeBron James. December 12th, 2002. That was LeBron's first national television appearance as a member of St. Vincent-St. Mary High School. He'd already been anointed as The Next Big Thing after appearing on the cover of..." December 12

  • LeBron James Talks Mental Health, Says He Lost 'Love for the Game' in 2011

    Bleacher Report "Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James said Tuesday he realized after the 2011 NBA Finals while a member of the Miami Heat that he needed to focus more on his mental fitness. James told ESPN's Dave McMenamin he endured a serious mental toll..." December 10

  • LeBron James reacts to if 2019-20 Lakers can be historically good

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Lakers are now an NBA-best 21-3 on the season, which is the best start for this team since the 2008-09 campaign when Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol led the franchise to a title over Dwight Howard’s Orlando Magic. The success of this revamped Lakers team can be..." December 09

  • A look at LeBron James’ decision to sign with the Los Angeles Lakers

    Clutch Points "LeBron James’ decision to join the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2018 offseason was met with a fair amount criticism, as he was leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers for a second time. Despite this fact, the former No. 1 overall pick has his new team on-track for a postseason..." December 06

  • Teen's dying wish to shake Lebron James' hand

    Toronto Sun "Corey Groves’ dying wish is shake the hand of Los Angeles Lakers superstar Lebron James. The 17-year-old Brampton boy has stage four sarcoma cancer and has been given a year to live. He will be in Los Angeles on Christmas Day to see a game at the Staples Centre between..." December 06

  • LeBron James forgets to dribble for a few seconds, gets away with hilarious travel

    CBS Sports "Over the course of a long season, it can sometimes take teams a few minutes to get into the flow of the game. As the matchup between the Los Angeles Lakers and Utah Jazz on Wednesday night showed us, that apparently applies to the referees as well.  A little..." December 05

  • LeBron James Responds to Jazz TV Announcers’ Critiques

    SI "Lakers star LeBron James published an Instagram post on Wednesday responding to critiques from the Utah Jazz’s commentary team for celebrating shoeless on the court after a pair of Kyle Kuzma blocks late in Los Angeles’ 121-96 win over the Jazz on Tuesday night in..." December 05

  • LeBron James Called Out by Commentators for Celebrating on Court With No Shoes During Jazz Game

    Complex "LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers was criticized on Wednesday night after he was seen stepping on to the court with no shoes on to celebrate teammate Kyle Kuzma blocking the Utah Jazz from scoring . Jazz announcers were heard..." December 05

  • LeBron James explains what he was doing during ridiculous travel that wasn't called

    Sporting News "LeBron James got away with one of the worst travels in NBA history, and he knows it. During the first quarter of the Lakers' Wednesday night win against the Jazz, James was dribbling the ball up court before he started just walking with the ball in his hands. Jazz defender Bojan..." December 05

  • LeBron James hails ill Anthony Davis' 'monster game' in Lakers win

    Sporting News "LeBron James hailed a "monster game" from Anthony Davis, who battled through illness to help the Lakers return to their winning ways against the Nuggets. Davis required intravenous fluids at halftime of Tuesday's 105-96 road victory after being one of several Lakers..." December 04

  • Lakers star LeBron James on the verge of even more career milestones

    USA Today "As he gathered with family for a holiday meal last week, LeBron James had plenty of reasons to give thanks. The Los Angeles Lakers’ 34-year-old superstar has remained healthy so far this season after missing 27 games last year with a sprained left groin. The Lakers (17-3) are..." December 02

  • LeBron James calls out teammates in huddle during game

    The Sports Daily "LeBron James has made it clear that when he’s unhappy with his teammates, he’s going to let them know about it. In fact, it’s a big reason why a number of players — especially veterans — have chosen to suit up elsewhere, rather than alongside..." December 02

  • Mavs star Luka Doncic ties LeBron James for most consecutive 20-5-5 games

    Clutch Points "Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic not only beat LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday, but he also joined “The King” in the record books. Doncic tied James’ mark for the most consecutive games (15) with at least 20 points, five..." December 01

  • LeBron James Should Have 9 MVPs, Says Wizards' Scott Brooks

    Complex "On Friday, the Lakers had a 125-103 win over the Wizards at the Staples Center. It was their tenth straight win, improving to 17-2 in the regular season. LeBron James finished with 23 points, 11 assists, and three rebounds in just 25 minutes. Wizards coach Scott Brooks..." December 01

  • As Giannis Antetokounmpo tries to widen gap for second straight MVP, LeBron James continues to make his case

    CBS Sports "Welcome back to the NBA Star Index -- a weekly gauge of the players who are most controlling the buzz around the league. Reminder: Inclusion on this list isn't necessarily a good thing. It simply means that you're capturing the NBA world's attention. Also, this is not a..." November 30

  • LeBron James blessed Lakers signing Carmelo Anthony last summer, but front office didn’t

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Trail Blazers signed Carmelo Anthony. Why didn’t the Lakers? There was plenty of chatter about Anthony joining his friend LeBron James in Los Angeles last season. As free agency approached last summer, rumors intensified about the..." November 29

  • LeBron James has rough start to Thanksgiving

    Clutch Points "Lakers superstar LeBron James found himself looking for a place to sleep after landing in Los Angeles on Wednesday night. On Thanksgiving Eve, James and the Lakers were in New Orleans for a nationally-televised matchup against the Pelicans. Los Angeles managed to claim a..." November 28

  • LeBron James complains about foul call to . . . Jeff Van Gundy?

    Sporting News "LeBron James wanted to vent after the Lakers lost a coach's challenge of a foul call late in their game Wednesday night, so he went to a few familar faces. James strolled to the ESPN broadcast table and delivered a real-time, on-air critique of the officials to game..." November 28

  • Lakers' LeBron James Becomes 4th Player Ever to Score 33,000 Points

    Bleacher Report "Add another accomplishment to LeBron James' illustrious resume. James became the fourth player in NBA history to score 33,000 career points during Wednesday's 114-110 win over the New Orleans Pelicans. There is a Los Angeles Lakers flavor to the..." November 28

  • LeBron James’ Insta Story Suggests He’s Out for Revenge Against the Pelicans

    12 Up "The Los Angeles Lakers have dominated through the early goings of the 2019-20 season, in most part due to the acquisition of big man Anthony Davis. On Wednesday night, Davis makes his return to New Orleans to face the Pelicans for the first time since..." November 27

  • LeBron James gave Anthony Davis advice on how to deal with his return to New Orleans

    Silver Screen And Roll "LeBron James once turned the NBA on its head by taking his talents to South Beach. When he played his first game back in Cleveland, he wasn’t merely playing for a former team, but in front of a hometown crowd that had never done anything but revered him previously. Now,..." November 27

  • LeBron James' Transition to Point Guard Has Been a Wild Success

    The Big Lead "It may be time to officially dub LeBron James a point guard. While he's often been an offensive initiator throughout his career, James has legitimately taken over as the primary ball-handler for the Los Angeles Lakers this season. It's safe to say, his move to the point has been a..." November 27

  • Scottie Pippen: ‘LeBron James Is In The Prime Of His Career Right Now’

    Talk Basket "Six-time NBA champion with the Chicago Bulls Scottie Pippen says the Los Angeles Lakers point forward LeBron James is at the peak of his career: “LeBron James right now is in the prime of his career. He’s managing his body better, he’s managing his minutes and..." November 27

  • LeBron James believes he is off to the best start of his NBA career

    USA Today "The chants became louder as LeBron James stood at the far end of the basket. About 1,200 miles from his fanbase in Los Angeles, James heard passionate Lakers fans yell something that captures how he has played nearly every game this season. "M-V-P! M-V-P!" a section of fans..." November 26

  • LeBron James on pace to make more NBA history

    Sportsnaut "LeBron James and his Los Angeles Lakers head into Monday’s game against the San Antonio Spurs at 15-2 and on pace to challenge the Golden State Warriors for the most regular-season wins in NBA history.  For his part, LeBron has been absolutely dominating in his..." November 25

  • Lakers' LeBron James frustrated with lack of foul calls: 'It's been a theme for me'

    USA Today "As the Los Angeles Lakers eked out a one-point victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Saturday, there was an interesting "0" on the stat sheet: LeBron James' free throw attempts.  Indeed, James did not line up from the charity stripe once in the 109-108 victory. But..." November 24

  • Lakers, LeBron James Rip Refs After Latest Victory

    Heavy "LeBron James did not get any free passes during the Los Angeles Lakers thrilling 109-108 comeback victory against the Memphis Grizzlies on Saturday night. James, who finished with a game-high 30 points, did not shoot a single free throw in the game against the..." November 24

  • Lakers off to best start of any LeBron James team, continue to show they're on a different kind of mission

    CBS Sports "The Los Angeles Lakers, a very good basketball team, squeaked past the Memphis Grizzlies, a bad basketball team, 109-108 on Saturday. No big deal, right? Good teams are supposed to beat bad teams. Plus, it's not even December yet. How could this win possibly mean anything? Well,..." November 24

  • LeBron James Rips Tremendous Fart on Video, Give Us the Pulitzer!

    TMZ "Here's LeBron James tearing such a ferocious fart in an Oklahoma City parking lot ... it made Chris Matthews' coffee mug blush. There's a story here ... LeBron and Chris Paul were leaving Mohagany Prime Steakhouse in Oklahoma City on..." November 23

  • Watch Bronny James and Zaire Wade Make Their Sierra Canyon HS Debuts On ESPN

    Black Sports Online "Bronny James and Zaire Wade made their Sierra Canyon HS debuts Thursday night on ESPN 3 in San Diego in front a sellout crowd of 1600 people. James, the son of LeBron James, and Wade, the son of Dwyane Wade, played their first game of what is to be 15 scheduled games on the ESPN..." November 22

  • LeBron James hails Anthony Davis ‘probably as the Defensive Player of the Year’

    Clutch Points "LeBron James lauded his new  Los Angeles Lakers teammate Anthony Davis as a likely candidate for the Defensive Player of the Year award, following a narrow win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday. Davis came up with a crucial stop in the winding..." November 20

  • LeBron James gets emoji-filled congratulatory text from his mom after triple-double feat

    SOHH "NBA superstar LeBron James has a ride or die in his mom. The Los Angeles Lakers’ day one has come forward to put much more than respect on his name.   " November 20

  • Who Wins 1 On 1 Game: Michael Jordan vs. LeBron James (Full Breakdown)

    Fadeaway World "LeBron James and Michael Jordan, two of the greatest players in NBA History. LeBron James is a 4-time MVP and 3-time Finals MVP, currently playing for the Los Angeles Lakers. Michael Jordan was a 5-time MVP and a 6-time Finals MVP, and he played for the Chicago Bulls and the Washington Wizards..." November 20

  • LeBron James passing to Anthony Davis more than any previous teammate

    Hoops Hype "After a disappointing first year on the Los Angeles Lakers for LeBron James, his team is off to a very impressive start so far this season. Whether it is because he played the first 10 games of the season without point guard Rajon Rondo or because James has decided to..." November 20

  • LeBron James Becomes First Player to Triple-Double Against All 30 NBA Teams

    People "LeBron James has made NBA history. The Los Angeles Lakers superstar, 34, became the first player in league history to log a triple-double against all 30 NBA teams after his performance on Tuesday night against the Oklahoma City Thunder, ESPN reported. A triple-double is..." November 20

  • LeBron James and Lakers celebrate with $3,500 bottle of cognac

    Sportsnaut "The Los Angeles Lakers are in good spirits during the early stages of the season. LeBron James has teamed up with Anthony Davis to form a team that boasts a league-best 11-2 record. Even before their blowout win over the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday, the Lakers were out and about in Los..." November 19

  • LeBron James As A Point Guard Is Scary For The League

    Fadeaway World "LeBron James has always adapted to his teams’ needs. In Miami, he was called to play with force and power as he helped lead the Heat through a tough playoff scene in the East. In Los Angeles, he’s something closer to a point guard — not only because the team is..." November 19

  • L2M report: Lakers took lead on missed offensive foul by LeBron James

    The Score "The Los Angeles Lakers shot a pair of go-ahead free throws in Friday's 99-97 win over the Sacramento Kings due to a costly non-call on LeBron James. Harrison Barnes was whistled for a defensive foul on James with 5.5 seconds remaining in the fourth..." November 18

  • How LeBron James Has Easily Dominated the Decade

    Complex "hatever team decides to pick me on June 26, 2003, I won’t let them down. I'm just coming in looking to be a leader on a team that's just trying to get better from season to season.” —LeBron James, April 2003 You would laugh at this notion now, but when LeBron..." November 18

  • LeBron James on Admiration For Kobe Bryant: ‘Even At This Point Of My Career, It’s Still Special’

    SI "Kobe Bryant sat courtside witnessing the Lakers’ 122-101 win over the Hawks on Sunday night. He received a standing ovation from the Staples Center crowd, was seen dapping up countless players and even captured a photograph of his daughter posing with comedian Kevin..." November 18

  • Kevin Love opens up about mental health, being traded and LeBron James

    Los Angeles Times "Kevin Love’s place on the Cleveland Cavaliers hit him suddenly last week as he sat in the trainer’s room, flipping through the team’s game notes. “It’s weird,” Love said as he drove home from a shootaround. “I was getting some treatment after..." November 18

  • Forward LeBron James on former coach Luke Walton: He did what he could 'under the circumstances'

    USA Today "As it often played out during most of his NBA career, Luke Walton stepped in front of a crowd that either shouted his name or booed him. It often became hard to distinguish the difference. This time, Walton did not hear those cheers or jeers as a Los Angeles Lakers player or coach. He..." November 16

  • LeBron James on retirement: ‘We’re gonna play ’til we can’t walk no more’

    Orange County Register "One would assume, at some point, that LeBron James might start thinking about retirement like the rest of us. Turning 35 next month, James is one of the few left in the esteemed 2003 Draft class. Dwyane Wade is retired. Carmelo Anthony finally got a second chance with Portland..." November 16

  • Bronny James’ Sierra Canyon team will be on ESPN 15 times this season

    Larry Brown Sports "ESPN already provides copious amounts of LeBron James coverage, and now they will be giving us plenty of coverage for James’ son, Bronny. Sierra Canyon School, which has one of the best high school basketball programs in the country, will be on ESPN networks 15 times this..." November 16

  • 'He Has a Team That Has a Real Chance': NBA Scouts See Revitalized LeBron James

    Bleacher Report "After missing the playoffs last year for only the third time in his career, LeBron James has looked rejuvenated 11 games into the season. That's especially apparent on defense, where he has given the Los Angeles Lakers maximum effort. Two NBA scouts agree that James..." November 15

  • How LeBron James Showed His Appreciation For His Wife & Queen Savannah James on IG

    Black Sports Online "Black love is so beautiful. Lakers forward Lebron James took to Instagram to show his love and appreciation for his queen Savannah. " November 15

  • LeBron James Doesn't Feel Sorry for Warriors

    Complex "The Los Angeles Lakers won 120-94 on Wednesday against the Golden State Warriors, but the latter of the two teams did have a disadvantage due to injuries. As of right now, two star Warriors players, Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson, are out with injuries. The lopsided game might..." November 14

  • Steve Kerr On LeBron James: Probably The Best Athlete Ever

    Sportsnaut "Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr knows a thing or two about going up against LeBron James. His Warriors met up King James in four consecutive Finals, winning three of them. Kerr also saw his injury-depleted team blown out by James and the Lakers Wednesday..." November 14