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LeBron James

LeBron Raymone James (/ləˈbrɒn/; born December 30, 1984) is an American professional basketball player for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association (NBA). A six foot, eight inch small forward, he is an NBA champion, NBA Finals MVP, three-time NBA MVP, and NBA Rookie of the Year. One of Miami's co-captains, he is an eight-time NBA All-Star and has earned eight All-NBA honors and four All-Defensive honors. Nicknamed "King James", James had a storied high school basketball career at St. Vincent – St. Mary High School in his hometown of Akron, Ohio. A three-time "Mr. Basketball of Ohio", he was highly promoted in the national media as a future NBA superstar. After graduating, he was selected with the first overall pick of the 2003 NBA Draft by his hometown Cleveland Cavaliers. In 2010, he left the Cavaliers for the Heat in a highly publicized free agency period. In 2012, he led Miami to their second ever NBA title, winning his first overall. His list of achievements and leadership during the Heats' 2012 championship run have led many basketball analysts, experts, and writers to consider him the best player in the NBA today. Off the court, James has accumulated considerable

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LeBron James -- Farewell Letter to Lauren Hill ... 'You'll Never Be Forgotten'

LeBron James
Farewell Letter to Lauren Hill 'You'll Never Be Forgotten'

LeBron James just posted a goodbye letter to Lauren Hill -- the 19-year-old college basketball player who died from brain cancer -- explaining how she deeply impacted his life ... even though they… READ MORE >

Romeo Miller to Colleges -- STOP RECRUITING LEBRON JR. ... 'Kids Need To Be Kids'

Romeo Miller to Colleges:
STOP RECRUITING LEBRON JR. 'Kids Need To Be Kids

Add Romeo Miller to the group of people who think 10-year-olds shouldn't make college plans ... 'cause the ex-child star tells TMZ Sports the fact that schools are offering scholarships to… READ MORE >

- 61 days ago
LeBron James Jr. -- DOMINATION CONTINUES ... Leads 4th Graders to Championship

LeBron James Jr.
DOMINATION CONTINUES Leads 4th Graders to Championship

More insane highlights from 10-year-old LeBron James Jr. -- who led his All-Star youth basketball team to victory this weekend in one of the most prestigious tournaments in the country. … READ MORE >

- 63 days ago
LeBron James -- Bangs Out Car Commercial ... In Middle of NYC Street

LeBron James
Bangs Out Car Commercial ... In Middle of NYC Street

It was like a surgical strike ... LeBron James dropped in to the set of a car commercial in the middle of a busy NYC street -- NAILED his part -- and peaced out like a pro ... and TMZ Sports got… READ MORE >

- 73 days ago
Tatyana Ali to LeBron -- I'm Proud Of Fresh Prince ... Glad It Impacted You

Tatyana Ali to LeBron
I'm Proud Of Fresh Prince ... Glad It Impacted You

Tatyana Ali says she was "touched" to see the famous "Daddy" episode of "Fresh Prince" struck such a chord with LeBron James ... and says she knew it was a special moment when they were filming… READ MORE >

- 77 days ago
LeBron James -- Coulda Been Insane NFL WR ... Says Ex-NFL Star

LeBron James
Coulda Been Insane WR ... Says Ex-NFL Star

Did you know ... LeBron James was offered a FOOTBALL scholarship to Notre Dame in 2000 by then-wide receivers coach Urban Meyer? Of course, he turned it down ... and then skipped college… READ MORE >

- 87 days ago
Bill Simmons -- Hey Shaq & LeBron ... Your TV Shows Will Probably Fail

Bill Simmons
Hey Shaq & LeBron Your TV Shows Will Probably Fail

Shaquille O'Neal ain't gonna be the next Seinfeld ... and LeBron James is no Alex Trebek ... so says ESPN's Bill Simmons who thinks both NBA stars are likely to crash and burn with their new TV… READ MORE >

- 89 days ago
LeBron James -- Gettin' Some Dome Work ... In Beverly Hills

LeBron James
Gettin' Some Dome Work ... In Beverly Hills

The royal cranium has been pampered, Your Highness. LeBron James has landed in L.A. to take on the Lakers Thursday night -- but before the game, The King found a few minutes for some "me… READ MORE >

- 102 days ago
'Space Jam' Star -- Sequel Should NEVER HAPPEN ... 'Cause LeBron Ain't Michael

'Space Jam' Star
Sequel Should NEVER HAPPEN ... LeBron Ain't Michael

Anyone hoping for a "Space Jam" sequel (all four of you) is about to be seriously bummed ... 'cause one of the movie's stars is telling TMZ Sports why it should NEVER HAPPEN, and it's all about… READ MORE >

- 112 days ago
LeBron James Jr. -- BALLIN' OUT ... At 4th Grade Hoops Tourney

LeBron James Jr.
BALLIN' OUT At 4th Grade Hoops Tourney

LeBron James' kid is gooooood. 10-year-old LeBron James Jr. -- aka Bronny -- made some INSANE highlight reel shots at the 2014 Ronald Searles Holiday Classic in Houston.  Bronny is… READ MORE >

- 126 days ago

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