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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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Jay-Z, LeBron & KG
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Jay-Z, LeBron James and Kevin Garnett have followed Derrick Rose's lead ... participating in an "I Can't Breathe" protest on the court before Monday night's Cavs vs. Nets game.KG -- along… READ MORE >

LeBron James -- SIZE MATTERS ... And I Like My Headphones Tiny

LeBron James
SIZE MATTERS ... And I Like My Headphones Tiny

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- 15 days ago
Gabrielle Union -- All I Want for Xmas ... IS TO BEAT LEBRON!!!

Gabrielle Union
All I Want for Xmas ... IS TO BEAT LEBRON!

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- 15 days ago
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Odell Beckham Jr.
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- 16 days ago
Odell Beckham Jr. -- LeBron Tweeted About Me ... Best Moment of My Life!!

Odell Beckham Jr.
LeBron Tweeted About Me?! Best Moment of My Life!

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- 25 days ago
LeBron James -- I'm the King ... Of Home Renovations! (VIDEO)

LeBron James
I'm the King ... Of Home Renovations!

LeBron James is finally wrecking something other than opposing defenses -- he's getting hands on to tear down and renovate a house in his hometown ... and it's all for his charity.King James… READ MORE >

- 31 days ago
LeBron James -- I'm Cool With My Mom's ... 32-Year-old BF

LeBron James
I'm Cool With My Mom's ... 32-Year-old BF

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- 31 days ago
Jesse Jackson -- 'Dr. King Would Be Proud of LeBron'

Jesse Jackson
'Dr. King Would Be Proud of LeBron'

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- 33 days ago
'Chappelle Show' Star -- LeBron's Kids Have a Big Problem

'Chappelle Show' Star
LeBron's Kids Have a Big Problem

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- 38 days ago
LeBron James' Return -- Makes It Rain for Cleveland Businesses ... Even in Defeat

LeBron James
Makes It Rain for Cleveland Biz ... Even in Defeat

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- 50 days ago

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