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LeBron James Writes Heartfelt Letter To A Terminally Ill Teenager

ByAdam Silvers
With the NBA season in full swing, you might not think a superstar like LeBron James would have time to make a young man's dream come true. But you don't know 'Bron. Indianapolis, Indiana high school student Emanuel Duncan has a terminal illness…

LeBron James Isn't Denying 'Space Jam 2' Could Possibly Be Happening

ByAdam Silvers
Recently, LeBron James -- who absolutely killed it in "Trainwreck" -- signed a media partnership deal with Warner Bros. And the immediate speculation was the two-time NBA champion would star in a "Space Jam" sequel. The fact that Warner Bros. filed…

It's Official: LeBron James Will Star In 'Space Jam 2'

ByJoseph Milord
LeBron James starring in a "Space Jam" sequel has long seemed probable. Now, it looks like a certain reality. According to Variety, Warner Bros. is in talks to hire a director for the film. The most important detail? LeBron is reported as the star…

LeBron James And Ellen Played Vodka Pong And Got Super Hammered

ByAdam Silvers
Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James might still be on summer break, but that doesn't mean he isn't always working on his shooting skills. King James recently joined the set of the "The Ellen Show" to talk about what it meant to win an NBA…

LeBron James Really Wants You To Shake It Like A Polaroid Picture

ByAdam Silvers
Wednesday night, Cleveland Cavaliers superstar and reigning NBA champion LeBron James didn't mince words when he addressed an ESPYs after-party crowd. LeBron took the stage, looked at the crowd and issued a pretty straightforward ultimatum: Dance or…

LeBron James Is Now Officially More Successful Than Michael Jordan

ByAdam Silvers
It's official: When it comes to the NBA postseason, LeBron James is officially more successful than Michael Jordan. What? How can this be? Well, before you start screaming about how MJ has six NBA championships compared to LeBron's two, just hear me…

LeBron James' 11-Year-Old Son Apparently Has Offers From Duke, Kentucky

ByAdam Silvers
When your dad is the best basketball player on the planet -- sorry, Steph Curry -- you're undoubtedly expected to inherit at least some of his hoops skills. In the case of 11-year-old LeBron James Jr., it looks like he's been given the entire family…

You Need To See This Video Of LeBron James Playing Against Himself

ByAdam Silvers
Earlier this month, LeBron James delivered on a promise and brought the long-suffering city of Cleveland a professional sports championship. While he wasn't crowned the NBA regular season MVP, King James did take home that distinction for the NBA…

Cash King: LeBron James Signs A Lifetime Endorsement Deal With Nike

ByJoseph Milord
LeBron James just prolonged his relationship with Nike for good by signing a lifetime contract with the sports apparel company. The deal is the largest for a single athlete in the company's history, a source told ESPN's Darren Rovell. And while the…

LeBron James Is To Entertainment What Magic Johnson Became To Business

ByJoseph Milord
"Trainwreck" lead actress Amy Schumer says that LeBron James could easily have an acting career if he wanted. Lead actor Bill Hader, who previously worked with LeBron on the set of "Saturday Night Live," labeled the basketball star "effortlessly…

King Of The Classroom: LeBron James Is Now Helping Parents Get GEDs

ByAdam Silvers
Last month, LeBron James made headlines by providing students from his "I PROMISE" program with full four-year scholarships to the University of Akron. With 1,100 kids in the program and tuition costing about $9,500 a year at the four-year school,…

The Amount Of Cash LeBron James Is Making From His Nike Deal Is Absurd

ByAdam Silvers
Last December, LeBron James extended his contract with Nike indefinitely after reportedly signing a lifetime deal with the sports apparel giant. According to ESPN reporter Darren Rovell, the deal was the largest for an individual athlete in Nike's…

LeBron James Shares Instagram Vids Of His Sons Looking NBA Ready

ByAdam Silvers
As hard as it is to believe, LeBron James may only have a handful of prime NBA years left in him. But, thanks to his sons, we're going to watch James highlights for years to come. LeBron recently posted a pair of videos to Instagram showcasing the…

LeBron James Gives Hope In Trump's America: 'Don't Lose A Bit Of Faith!'

ByAdam Silvers
Today, LeBron James is just like the rest of us. I'm still shaking my head in disbelief of the fact Donald Trump will be the 45th president of the United States, but with each passing hour, the reality steadily sinks in. Many Americans have been…

LeBron James’ Son Has Perfected His Impression Of His Legendary Dad (Video)

ByJoseph Milord
Simply put, everyone wants to do LeBron James' celebration. College players want to do it. Braxton Miller did the LeBron James knee dance backwards though...lol pic.twitter.com/O4Q6xpoNiJ — Craig Sager II (@CraigSagerJr) September 8, 2015 Even pro…

Every Sponsored Character LeBron James Tweets Is Worth About $1,000

ByJoseph Milord
It pays to play, especially if you're the world's most talented basketball player. So when companies come calling to advertise through LeBron James, he has the leverage to ask for the big bucks. According to opendorse, a company that, according to…

This LeBron James Flop Might Be His Most Embarrassing One Yet

ByJoseph Milord
LeBron James is known for adding a little bit of theatrics to the scene whenever he gets fouled. In other words, he's a certified flopper. Sure, he's a great player and all, but no amount of greatness will ever allow an NBA player to slide when he…

LeBron James Catches Warriors Fan Calling Him A Crybaby Live On TV (Video)

ByAdam Silvers
Friday night's Cavs-Warriors NBA Finals rematch looked eerily similar to the six-game series in June where the Golden State Warriors emerged as victors. Sure, Steph Curry was held to just 19 points, but Draymond Green and the rest of the Warriors…

HS Basketball Team Has Priceless Reaction After LeBron Gifts Them Sneakers

ByOliver McAteer
Times when it's OK to absolutely lose your mind: when you get married; when you have your first kid; when LeBron James gives you a fire pair of sneakers for free. The King dropped by a high school in Arkansas to gift the basketball team some sick…

LeBron James Writes Emotional Essay Endorsing Hillary Clinton For President

ByAdam Silvers
I was sitting on my couch on Sunday night when I got a Yahoo Sports alert informing me that LeBron James is endorsing democratic nominee Hillary Clinton to be our next president. LeBron James is the biggest sports star in the United States, as well…

The 'LeBron James Kid' From Vine Made The Most Epic Appearance Last Night

ByJoseph Milord
It's only right LeBron be introduced this way. With King James in Sacramento to face the Kings on Wednesday night, the perfect opportunity was presented to Terrance Jackson. Jackson is otherwise known as the "LeBron James Kid," for obvious…

LeBron James' Hairline Has Absolutely No Chance Of Ever Returning (Photos)

ByJoseph Milord
The end has finally arrived for LeBron James' hairline, and the photographic evidence isn't pretty. This snapshot was taken this past weekend during the airing of LeBron's post-game interview after the Cleveland Cavaliers' first preseason…

LeBron James Was Reportedly About To Release The 'Space Jam 2' Trailer, But Didn't

ByDylan Kickham
LeBron James just made a major move by signing with the Los Angeles Lakers, but apparently, his announcement was supposed to be even bigger. Leading up to James' decision, whispers were popping up that the basketball star would capitalize on his…

LeBron James Proves He Has A Future In Acting In 'Trainwreck' Bloopers (Video)

ByEitan Levine
The 10 different cuts of Amy Schumer talking about John Cena’s penis are great, but can we talk for a second about how LeBron James is a shockingly good actor? I honestly think he could carry a comedy franchise. I’m not talking Alexander Ovechkin in…

LeBron James Just Landed An Incredible $15.8 Million Investment Deal

ByJoseph Milord
LeBron James Just Landed An Incredible $15.8 Million Investment DealLeBron James and his business partners received a significant investment from Warner Bros for the NBA star's athlete-centric media platform,UNINTERRUPTED, according to The Hollywood…

Michael Jordan Doesn't Want LeBron James To Star In 'Space Jam 2'

ByAdam Silvers
In May, reports surfaced that appeared to not only confirm the making of "Space Jam 2," but also the fact NBA superstar LeBron James would star in the proposed sequel. Those rumors were fueled by reports of Warner Bros. filing new trademarks for…

LeBron James Keeps Toying With The Cavs' Emotions On Twitter

ByJoseph Milord
LeBron James has to know what he's doing by now because this is just one coincidence too many. Just consider the string of events. On Monday, everyone found out he unfollowed his own team on Twitter. LeBron James unfollowed Cavs Twitter today…

Steph Curry And LeBron James Are More Alike Than You Think

ByAdam London
It's hard to think of anyone who has taken the sports world by storm more than Steph Curry. The Golden State Warriors' guard has left fans in awe with his seemingly impossible shots, slick ball handling and clever showmanship on the court. With of…

You Can Hear Kendrick Lamar's Album Early, Thanks To LeBron James

ByJoseph Milord
You don't have to wait until Friday to get your first sample of that new Kendrick Lamar album. Thanks to LeBron James, you can get a little taste of it a day early. All you have to do is check out LeBron's Instagram story, where he's dropping…

Dwyane Wade And Gabrielle Union Revealed A Big Secret About LeBron James

ByAdam Silvers
Wednesday night, Dwyane Wade shocked the NBA world by announcing his decision to leave the Miami Heat after 13 years and join the Chicago Bulls. Thursday morning, Wade played co-host to Kelly Ripa on the set of "Live with Kelly" and spoke about the…

Game 7 Of Thrones: How LeBron James Is The Jon Snow Of Basketball

ByAdam Silvers
I've never really disputed the fact when it rains, it pours. In my experience, this idiom has proven true, both positively and negatively, time and time again. Sunday night, it happened. At around 8 pm EST, LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers…

10 Signs You're The Drama King Of Your Friends, And Everyone Knows It But You

ByJoseph Milord
LeBron James is a lot of things. He's the best player in the NBA, and has been since about 2008. (It doesn't matter what you Kobe fans say.) He's also a philanthropist, a role model, a businessman, a winner and, by all accounts, an amazing…

LeBron James Takes On The Mannequin Challenge With Michelle Obama

ByRobert Anthony
Settle down, people. Donald Trump hasn't exactly "moved" into the White House yet. That's why Michelle Obama is using the prestigious space to host the most recent NBA champions -- the Cleveland Cavaliers. Despite the fact that most of the country…

This Instagram Model Says LeBron James Casually Tried To Slide Into Her DMs

ByGillian Fuller
Men are so predictable. On Monday, Instagram model Rachel Bush — famous, mostly, for her Kardashian-esque booty — tweeted a screenshot apparently snatched from her DM inbox. The pic shows a “hey, what's up?” message from (married man) LeBron James,…

Yep, LeBron James Gave Us A Glimpse Of His Penis During The NBA Finals (Video)

ByEitan Levine
LeBron James' male version of a Janet Jackson wardrobe malfunction makes him the real MVP of Thursday's NBA Finals game. Game 4 of the Cavs vs. Warriors NBA Finals was last night, and while Andre Iguodala may have dominated the court, the ABC…

LeBron James Gave This Young Special Olympian The Best Night Of His Life (Video)

ByAdam Silvers
It's safe to say Boston Celtics fans have never loved LeBron James, but at least one Cs supporter is singing a different tune after last night's game between the Celtics and Cavaliers. During the game, LeBron greeted and hugged a 16-year-old Special…

LeBron James, Chris Paul And Dwyane Wade Are Having An Epic Time On Vacation

ByAdam Silvers
After finally bringing a professional sports championship to the long-suffering city of Cleveland, LeBron James deserves a vacation. Plain and simple. And, even though they didn't win an NBA championship this year, Dwyane Wade and Chris Paul deserve…

Nike Just Made The Most Epic Video To Unveil LeBron James' New Sneaker

ByAdam Silvers
Yesterday, in his hometown of Akron, Ohio, LeBron James unveiled his latest sneaker, the LEBRON 13. The shoes are equipped with the latest Nike technology, of course, but they also serve as a tribute to King James' legacy. The LEBRON 13s bear the…

LeBron James Is Giving Over 1,000 Kids Full 4-Year Scholarships

ByAdam Silvers
LeBron James' latest highlight-worthy play has nothing to do with the Cleveland Cavaliers or a basketball court of any kind, for that matter. No, the King of Basketball is making news this summer by providing qualifying students from his "I Promise"…

New Report Says The Lakers Once Tried To Trade Kobe Bryant For LeBron James

ByJoseph Milord
LeBron James and Kobe Bryant may have never met in the NBA Finals, but they were closer to visiting each other's cities than people think. According to ESPN's Brian Windhorst, the LA Lakers once called the Cleveland Cavaliers to inquire about the…

LeBron James Deserves Any And All Comparisons To Michael Jordan

ByFran Kilinski
It's the timeless question everyone's been asking since LeBron entered the league as the self-proclaimed "King." You can hate him all you want, and I know people have their reasons, but at this point in his career, his achievements are undeniably,…

20 Things LeBron James Has Done That Michael Jordan Would Never Do

ByJoseph Milord
It's NBA Finals time. LeBron James is competing, and that can only mean one thing: comparisons to Michael Jordan. In an era that has seen LeBron rise as the cream of the crop of NBA talent, it is only natural that the four-time MVP draws comparisons…

How LeBron James And His Son Could Become The First Father-Son Teammates In The NBA

ByChristian La Du
LeBron James just celebrated his 29th birthday and hasn't even peaked as a player yet. Now in his 10th year in the NBA, it is not inconceivable to imagine him playing another 10 years. Surely, Father Time will slow LeBron eventually, but so many of…

Sports Science Proves That LeBron James Passes Faster Than Tom Brady Does(Video)

ByJulian Sonny
Just recently, former NFL quarterback Joe Theissman made some pretty bold claims that LeBron James could play QB in the NFL. And while it seems like a pretty wild idea at first, ESPN has enlisted "Sports Science" to further investigate. What these…

Melania Trump Had A Surprising Response To Donald Trump's Lebron James Tweet

ByChelsea Stewart
Melania Trump has done an admirable thing: She stood against her husband President Donald Trump's harsh commentary on Twitter. The moment happened after President Trump launched a war of words on Twitter against his frequent critic, NBA star Lebron…

Justin Bieber Turned Down His Biggest Payday Ever Because Of LeBron James

ByJoseph Milord
Justin Bieber could have been $5 million richer last week, and all it would have cost him was 45 minutes worth of a performance. According to TMZ, Biebs was offered that sum of money to perform in Cleveland during last week's Republican National…

LeBron James And Steph Curry's Lives Aren't So Different After All

ByJulian Sonny
The 2015 NBA Finals feature a classic battle of David versus Goliath, with Steph Curry and LeBron James. Sure, we all know basketball is a team sport, but we also know it's going to come down to what these two men are able to do for their…

The Return Of LeBron James' Hairline Is More Important Than His Return To Cleveland

ByJulian Sonny
LeBron James unveiled his sick new LeBron 12 shoes at a private Nike event yesterday. But an even bigger story was his return -- and no, I'm not talking about the one back to Cleveland. Spectators watching in the audience, and now millions of people…

Bow To The King: 29 Things You Didn't Know About LeBron James For His 29th Birthday

ByJulian Sonny
Can you believe that LeBron James has been in the league for 12 years already? It seems like just yesterday he was coming out of high school and was just a young Cavalier. Fast-forward a dozen years later and he's a two-time champion and unstoppable…

Justin Bieber May Have Just Cursed LeBron James And The Cavaliers

ByAdam Silvers
Cleveland Cavaliers fans who attended Justin Bieber's concert Tuesday night may have enjoyed the Biebs' show, but they're almost certainly cursing the pop star now after he donned a custom Cleveland jersey and claimed LeBron James and the Cavs will…